Ellis Liddell


Ellis Liddell, President of ELE Wealth Management, Inc. has been in the financial services industry since 1980. He formed his own company, Ellis Liddell Enterprises,  in 1990 which formed the foundation for what is today ELE Wealth Management, Inc. From 1990 to the present, he has enjoyed lecturing as an inspirational speaker at many different events. Mr. Liddell presents complex financial information in layman’s terms and is very knowledgeable in the areas of retirement and income planning.

Mr. Liddell is a regular guest on 1200 AM’s “Inside Detroit” radio program hosted by Mildred Gaddis, and has appeared on television programs as an expert on investments. In Dallas, he gave financial tips on Fox 4’s Insight, and has appeared on CBS Channel 11. He has appeared in Detroit on Channel 7 Action News and on PBS television. He has also been featured in the Bermuda Times, as a contributing writer for The Dallas Weekly Newspaper, and has been quoted in the Detroit Free Press and the Michigan Chronicle.

He is the recipient of numerous awards, including a Proclamation from both the City of Atlanta and Rutherford County in Tennessee, and has also received a key to the city of Greenville, South Carolina. In 2006 and 2007, Mr. Liddell became the first African-American to be named the top producer at a major investment firm.

Among his most recent accolades is the honor of being the recipient of the ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ Award from the Alabama A&M University Alumni Association. In recognition of this honor, he also received: 

 •  A Resolution from the Wayne County Commission, District 2,
 •  A Certificate of Tribute from Governor, Jennifer Granholm, and Lt. Governor, John Cherry, Jr.,  
 •  A Certificate of Congressional Recognition from U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow,
 •  A Certificate of Appreciation from Mayor of Detroit, Dave Bing,  
 •  A Letter of Acknowledgement from House of Representatives member, John Conyers, Jr., 
 •  The ‘Spirit of Detroit Award’ from the Detroit City Council.

Mr. Liddell earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Education from Mississippi College. His motto, “Wealth is our legacy, Pass it on” is at the forefront of his decision to serve the community and to create Wealth Management in everyone’s household. When not working with clients, he enjoys traveling, golf, reading and spending quality time with his family.

 *Top producer criteria was based on individual representative gross dealer concession as of December 31st of 2006 and 2007 respectively for the award years of 2006 and 2007.


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