Mr. Paramore joined Raymond James in 2011 as part of the merger with Howe Barnes Hoefer & Arnett. Prior to joining Howe Barnes in 2005, he was an analyst in the Financial Institutions Group at Triangle Capital Partners. Mr. Paramore has provided investment banking services to community financial institutions for the past eight years. He graduated cum laude from Davidson College with an A.B. in Economics and Classics. Mr. Paramore holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.