B. Riley Wealth Management Welcomes Brian Sterz as Independent Financial Advisor in Los Angeles

(LOS ANGELES / September 22, 2020) - B. Riley Wealth Management, Inc., a full service private wealth and investment services firm and subsidiary of B. Riley Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:RILY) ("B. Riley"), is pleased to announce that Brian Sterz has joined the firm as an independent advisor.

"Brian is an experienced advisor who will be instrumental to the growth of our independent channel," said Craig Pirtle, Chief Strategy Officer, B. Riley Wealth Management. "He and his clients will benefit from the multitude of capabilities and services B. Riley Wealth Management offers as well as the broad support and expansive offerings available through the B. Riley Financial platform."

"B. Riley Wealth Management was the right partner to launch my firm with because of the quality of the team and the depth of its resources. The versatility of its investment platform will allow me to create the customized client experience that my clients have come to expect and deserve," Sterz said.

Sterz began his financial services career on the equity derivatives trading floor of the Pacific Coast Options Exchange before joining Callan Associates as a fixed income research consultant in its Global Manager Research Group. Subsequently, Sterz became a financial advisor at EP Wealth Advisors prior to completing his MBA and joining Miracle Mile Advisors. Sterz is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®), holds a bachelor's degree from University of California at Berkeley, and a Master of Business Administration from UCLA.

About B. Riley Wealth Management

B. Riley Wealth Management provides a full suite of investment management services and solutions to individuals and families, small and large businesses, non-profits, endowments and foundations, qualified retirement plans, and trusts. Our experienced financial advisors leverage the diverse resources and expertise of our affiliated network of companies to help clients create a sound financial strategy. B. Riley Wealth Management is a wholly owned subsidiary of B. Riley Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:RILY), a publicly traded, diversified financial services company. To learn more about our services and to get in touch with a financial advisor near you, visit www.brileywealth.com.