6000 Turkey Lake Road
Over the years, we have found that a team approach can be an effective method to help clients who have a wide variety of needs as they maneuver through a complex financial-services world. We invite you to discover and experience the power of our services. We believe it has far-reaching benefits for our clients to get opinions from several sources with diverse backgrounds, education, and experience.
No one strategy fits everyone, which is why every client gets our undivided attention—from planning to execution to follow-up. We take a proactive approach to helping you develop a strategy to address your financial goals and objectives, using the most efficient methods available.
Founder/Chief Investment Officer
Investment Advisor/Senior Operating Officer
Associate Investment Advisor
Client Service manager
Edward A. McDonough BSME, MBA, CFP® specializes in helping individuals accumulate and preserve wealth. He has been working with clients and investments since 1987.
Ed graduated from Lehigh University in Bethlehem Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. Upon graduation, he worked as a Petroleum Field Engineer in Texas for Schlumberger Well Services before deciding to return to Lehigh for his Masters in Business Administration. Ed, a deans list student and statistics teaching assistant in grad school, completed his MBA in Finance and landed a job selling computer hardware and software for IBM to Dupont, Inc. in Wilmington Delaware. After three exciting years at IBM, Ed decided to start an investment career with Smith Barney in Orlando Florida. Ed then completed his Certified Financial Planning licensing and grew his Financial planning business diligently for the next 12 years. In 1999, Ed sought independence and established McDonough Capital Management as a Registered Investment Adviser in downtown Orlando and affiliated with Raymond James.
Ed's client base includes Doctors, Lawyers, CPA's, Small Business Owners, Officers and Directors of Corporations, Corporate Executives, Young Professionals, and High Net worth Individuals and Retirees. Through outstanding service and Ed's commitment to excellence, he has expanded his business through referrals. Ed's goal is to establish, execute and maintain a tailored long-term financial investment plan for each client. Ed brings both experience and a commitment to client service. He combines a growth and income oriented philosophy with a sensitivity to risk tolerance and respect for preservation of capital and tax efficiency. Ed holds his Series 65-Uniform Investments Advisor. In addition, he holds Life, Health, and Variable Insurance Licenses and Certified Financial Planner™ License.
Ed resides in Southwest Orlando nearby to his two children, Shannon and Evan. Ed is an avid golfer and enjoys basketball, boating, and other out door recreational activities with the family.
Associate Wealth Advisor
Client Service Manager
Samantha Mosca is responsible for managing day-to-day operations to ensure the firm's clients receive the most efficient service possible. This includes a large focus on client interaction and relationship building, in addition to fielding questions involving anything financial. She is responsible for all multi faceted technology platforms across the business and coordinates the use of the firm's sophisticated financial planning and portfolio management software.
Prior to joining the McDonough Capital Team, Samantha worked at Universal as an Operations Manager for several years and was a part of the Mentorship Program. Samantha graduated from University Of Central Florida with a Bachelors in Business Administration.
Samantha resides in the Dr. Philips area with her dogs Frankie and Ace and will be pursuing her Series licenses
Chief Comfort Officer
Skittles is responsible for comforting any team member or client in need on a day-to-day basis. She specializes in sleeping and begging for treats. She lives with Shannon in the Winter Park area.
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McDonough Capital Management partners with TriState Capital to open up the opportunity for our clients to obtain a line of credit against their management investment accounts. This gives our clients liquidity without liquidation.
Whether you are investing to build wealth, protect your family, or preserve your assets, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and long-term goals.
Our team of professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you.