Bel Air financial advisor John E. Pastalow III has been named to the The Daily Record’s 2015 VIP List

John E. Pastalow III, Associate Financial Advisor, Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

Bel Air financial advisor John E. Pastalow III has been named to the The Daily Record’s 2015 VIP Listwhich recognizes professionals age 40 and younger on their professional accomplishments and commitment to inspiring change in their community. Here are the details:




Baltimore, Md., (Insert Date Sent) — The Daily Record has named John E. Pastalow III, Associate Financial Advisor, Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. to the 2015 VIP List — Very Important Professionals Successful by 40 awards.


The Daily Record created the VIP List in 2011 to recognize professionals 40 years of age and younger who have been successful in Maryland. Winners are selected on the basis of professional accomplishments and commitment to inspiring change in their community. A listing of winners is below.


“The VIP List honorees are the ones to watch. They are young leaders making a strong impact on their communities through their careers and volunteer activities,” said Suzanne Fischer-Huettner, publisher of The Daily Record. “They value their professional accomplishments but commit time and resources to civic involvement and making a significant, positive impact on Maryland. The Daily Record is pleased to honor them.”


A group of judges, including 11 past VIP honorees, selected 42 winners to the 2015 VIP List — Very Important Professionals Successful by 40. The winners will be honored Aug. 19 at a cocktail reception starting at 5:30 p.m. at Gertrude’s at the Baltimore Museum of Art, 10 Art Museum Drive in Baltimore. Winners will be profiled in a special magazine that will be inserted into the Aug. 21, issue of The Daily Record and available online at


Sponsors of The Daily Record’s 2015 VIP List include Chimes, presenting sponsor, and Epsilon Registration and VPC, Inc., table sponsors. 

For more information about sponsorships and tickets for The Daily Record’s VIP List, visit


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The Daily Record also honors leading Marylanders through eight annual awards events:  Maryland’s Top 100 Women, Influential Marylanders, 20 in Their Twenties, VIP List, Most Admired CEOs, Innovator of the Year, Leadership in Law and Leading Women. The Daily Record is owned by The Dolan Company.




Misti Aaronson, entreQuest

Dr. Jean Accius, AARP

Jacqueline Allen Brooks, Saul Ewing LLP

Whitney A.N. Burton, STAR TRACK, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Nona O. Carroll, Maryland Business Roundtable for Education

Dan Cohen, Mindgrub Technologies

Harmon L. (Monty) Cooper, Sedgwick Law LLP

Luke Cooper, Peach

Carlton A. Curry, Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners

Genevieve de Mahy, Single Carrot Theatre

Patrick Dougherty, Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore

Rebecca A. Fleming, Turnbull, Nicholson & Sanders, P.A.

Casey Weinberg Florance, Stein Sperling Bennett De Jong Driscoll PC

MacKenzie R. Garvin, Baltimore City Mayor’s Office

Rachel Hirsch, Ifrah PLLC

Zenita Wickham Hurley, Maryland Attorney General’s Office

Chantal M. Joseph, Esq., Law Office of Chantal M. Joseph, LLC

Jeffrey M. Judge, MetLife Premier Client Group

Talley H-S Kovacs, Esq., Pessin Katz Law, PA

Kara McKinley Kunst, Office of Baltimore City Council President

Akeembra Lawrence, Business Volunteers Maryland

Rachael L. Lighty, Laureate International

Jaime Walker Luse, Tydings & Rosenberg LLP

Scott Warner MacMullan, Scott MacMullan Law, LLC

Melissa Martinez, McGuireWoods LLP

Orlando James Mayo, TRYE | BUTLER | MAYO | GRIFFITH

Robin McKinney, Maryland CASH Campaign

Aimee N. Metrick, Comcast

Elijah Northen, EN Architects

Michael P. O’Day, DLA Piper

Adeyinka O. Ogunlegan, Chesapeake Public Strategies

Miguel Palmeiro, Esq., The Law Office of Miguel Palmeiro

John E. Pastalow, III, Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

Katherine Pinkard, Pinkard Properties

Shameeka Price, Capital Structures Real Estate LLC

Christopher W. Roberts, Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chartered

Rudy Ruiz II, Baltimore City Public Schools

Lance Scott, Bay Harbor Wealth Management

Guy Sheetz, Medifast, Inc.

Christina Hester Snyder, PNC Bank

Alicia D.D. Spoor, Au.D., Designer Audiology, LLC

Brent Weiss, CFP, ChFC, Brotman Financial Group, Inc.