JOE FINNEGAN

Channel Development | Strategic Partnerships

Mr. Finnegan is 30-year veteran of the financial markets and private sector investing. As Executive Vice President  with Berkshire Fairfield Financial Services & Insurance, he helps businesses, individuals and families by structuring solutions that optimally protect their financial interests

After leaving Wall Street, Mr. Finnegan relocated to the Berkshires and co-founded CFB Partners, where he worked with individuals and families to design personalized, tax-efficient strategies for wealth creation and asset protection.

During his time on Wall Street, Mr. Finnegan spent twenty years as a specialist trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, managing trading for internationally driven companies such as Cabot Oil & Gas, Elan, El Paso Energy, Galileo International, Global Natural Resources, Leap Frog, Lomas Financial, Marriott Corp, Saks, Telecom Italia and Vectren. As an expert skilled at explaining the volatile global marketplace during the late 1990s and early 2000, he was a frequent guest commentator on CNBC’s “Street Signs” and “Opening Bell,” as well as CNN-FN’s “After The Close.”

An active community member, Mr. Finnegan was the General Manager of the Williamstown Theatre Festival (2009-2011) and currently serves on several boards, including Pine Cobble School (Past Board Chair,Trustee Emeriti),  Williamstown Theatre Festival (Vice Chairman, Board of Trustees), Destination Williamstown (Treasurer) and serves as Vice Chair of the Williamstown Community Preservation Commission.

Mr. Finnegan is a graduate of Georgetown University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics.

Mr. Finnegan, his wife Tracy and their three sons moved to Williamstown MA in 2005.