Business Partner Bio

 

  • Investment Advisor, Brent Weisenborn, has been in the financial services business for over 30 years. He has been an investment advisor with BKS Investment Services since 2015.


  • He established Agora-X, LLC an exchange created for commodity swaps and options in 2007.  He served at Agora-X as Vice President of NASDAQ/OMX Commodities North America. 


  • In 2004, Mr. Weisenborn was named President of a wholly own subsidiary of Community America. He directed the restructuring of and had responsibility for four businesses own by the subsidiary including a broker dealer in Kansas City Missouri and La Jolla, California, an insurance company in Kansas City, a trust and pension company in St. Louis, Missouri, and  a corporate strategic planning firm in the credit union industry located in San Juan Capistrano, California.


  • He founded and served as President of Security Investment Company of Kansas City, an institutional and high net worth only Broker-Dealer and NASDAQ Market Maker from 1987 until 2001.


  • In 1998, he was elected to the NASDR District No. 4 District Committee and served as Chairman from 1999-2001.  In addition, he also served as co-chairman of the District 4 & 8 (Chicago) Regional Committee.  In 2000, Mr. Weisenborn served on the NASDR National Advisory Council.  The Council is responsible for regulation oversight of approximately 55,000 stockbrokers in 2,500 offices.  In June of 2000, Mr. Weisenborn was elected to the NASDR National Small Firm Advisory Board.  


  • He managed $2 billion in trust assets for nine years and served as investment advisor and underwriter on several municipal bond issues in Missouri and Kansas.  Additionally, Mr. Weisenborn served on the Trust Policy Committee for the second largest trust department in Kansas for five years as Chief Investment Officer and as a Registered Investment Advisor. 


  • Past Memberships:                                                                                                                                               • Board Member - Bankers and Investors Co.

            • Member - Chicago Board of Trade.


           • Member - Kansas City Board of Trade. 


           • Board of Directors of The Kansas City board of Trade from 1996 to 1998. 


           • Director of the Kansas City Securities Association. 


          • President of the Kansas City Traders Association. 


          • Member - Securities Industry Association’s Trading Committee. 


          


  • Education:  Baylor University, Waco, Texas (1983) | Earned a BBA in Finance with a minor in Economics from Hankamer School of Business.  

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