Peter H. Hoopis is the Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Hoopis Financial Group. Peter has been an influential leader for over 15 years and has a proven track record of success. Peter attributes his history of success by staying true to his core values of growth, personal responsibility and work-life balance, and always believed that through honesty, trust and integrity, he would create his vision of becoming the premier financial services organization.
Peter began his career as a financial representative intern with Northwestern Mutual in 1996. From the beginning, Peter was a successful, diligent, top representative. He has had several prestigious acknowledgements, including Top 5 Intern Production, Top 50 of new advisors for 4 consecutive years, he has qualified for the Million Dollar Round Table in 2004, 2005 and 2008, the National Quality Award consecutively from 2005-2009, and the National Sales Achievement Award in 2005.
Passionate about the financial services business, Peter Hoopis began his leadership path by coaching advisors who were new in the business, to quickly moving into a leadership role as Managing Director in 2005. In that role, Peter and his team experienced amazing growth. He took his initial group of 8 advisors producing $200,000 of commissions, and grew it to 45 advisors with over $2.5 million in commissions. Peter’s district office was a leader in his category for 6 years in a row, and most significantly a Top 3 office for all districts nationwide, leading in premium for 2011. His journey to the top wouldn’t stop there. After 12 successful years with his previous firm, Peter was offered an opportunity in Chicago to run and operate a MassMutual General Agency that would soon be known as Hoopis Financial Group.
In just 2 short years of starting the new Hoopis Financial Group, Peter has shown tremendous growth as Managing Partner and CEO. Peter has grown his agency by adding 3 district offices: Deerfield, IL, Santa Monica, CA, and Naperville, IL. Peter took Hoopis Financial Group to the Top 25 in commissions and the Top 10 in lives and earned the agency a very prestigious Bronze Bowl in 2014.
Peter Hoopis and his wife Kelley live in Lake Forest with their three daughters. They enjoy outdoor activities, traveling and spending time with their families. Peter is a car enthusiast and, in his spare time, races a Porsche GT3 Cup all over the country, and also practices Brazillian Jiu Jitsu.
Peter believes in lifelong learning, earning the Chartered Leadership Fellow, Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Financial Consultant designations from the American College. He also holds his Series 6, 7, 9, 10, 24, 26, 63 and 66 registrations. He is a member of the Chicago Region of the NAIFA, GAMA International and AALU.
Area(s) of Focus
- Insurance Strategies
- Investment Strategies