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Meet Ronald W. Kent, Jr., Principal Adviser, and Raymond A. Chauvin,

Ronald W. Kent, Jr.

Principal Adviser, Spinnaker Asset Management, Inc.

Ron's many years of experience insures that your investments will be managed with the highest level of professionalism.

In September of 2008, with over 25 years of experience helping clients to realize the full potential of their investments, Ron Kent formed Spinnaker Asset Management. Ron’s goal is to advise investors on how to navigate the turbulent waters of the current financial conditions. A registered investment adviser, Ron works to meet the needs of clients who are looking for a direct but prudent management style to achieve their financial goals and objectives. Given the steep decline in most equity and bond markets caused by the simultaneous ending of the credit and real estate market cycle, responsible asset management is of primary importance to those investors seeking to improve their financial position.

Given the steep decline in most equity and bond markets caused by the simultaneous ending of the credit and real estate market cycle, responsible asset management is of primary importance to those investors seeking to improve their financial position.

Raymond A. Chauvin

General Manager, Spinnaker Asset Management, Inc. 

Raymond A. Chauvin is an Investment Adviser Representative. Having held a range of high-level management positions at a number of companies over his 30 year career, including positions as CEO, President, CFO, Treasurer, and Controller give Ray a unique perspective in helping clients navigate the challenging investing landscape. During this period Ray has actively and successfully managed funds for others as well as his own account. Ray has developed a specific expertise in utilizing defined risk/reward option strategies for both income and growth.

Since 2001 and prior to joining Spinnaker, Ray was CEO, President and founder of HomeTeam Mortgage Inc., having been in the residential mortgage industry since 1995. From 1992 to 1995, Ray was a co-founder and President of Sarah Coventry Essentials, Inc., a direct sales company specializing in fashion jewelry and accessories. R. N. Koch, Inc. was the largest supplier of serviced costume jewelry to mass market retailers in the United States, and from 1981 to 1992 Ray was its Treasurer and CFO. The Company was very profitable, and Ray was a key player in helping to negotiate, for its private owners, a very successful sale of the company to an American Stock Exchange entity. From 1977 to 1981 Ray was an Audit Manager with the international public accounting firm of Ernst & Young. Ray is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Bryant University and has a BSBA in Accounting and Finance.

Ray is a member of the Seekonk Lions Club. Ray’s personal and past interests include coaching youth sports, golf and technology. Ray has had a lifelong interest in the stock market and investing. Ray and his wife Linda live in Seekonk, MA. They have 2 children, Ryan and Krista.