Peter H Hoopis is the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner of the Hoopis Group. For 20 years, people have chosen to work with Peter for his professionalism, dedication and commitment to their success. What this means is Peter shows a genuine interest in their professional development. He appreciates and respects who they are and honors the work they do. The real benefit is they have the clarity, confidence and certainty in knowing that they have a partner who will do what is in their best interest first, last and always.
Peter began his career as a Financial Representative intern with Northwestern Mutual in 1996. He developed a well-rounded financial planning practice for 10 years. 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 the Hoopis Group.
In just under four short years of starting the Hoopis Group, Peter has shown tremendous growth as Managing Partner and CEO. He has grown a team of 20 to over 90 professionals. Peter has also expanded his agency by adding 4 district offices: Deerfield, IL, Willowbrook, IL, Naperville, IL and Santa Monica, CA. Hoopis Group has moved to the Top 20 in commissions from 46th and the Top 10 in Lives from 54th since he and his team took over.
Peter’s passion is his three daughters, and when he is not spending time with them you can find him racing his Porsche GT3 Cup or on the mats practicing Brazilian 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 FINRA Series 6, 7,9,10, 24, 26, 63, and 66. He is a member of GAMA International, AALU and sits on the American College Alumni Board.
Area(s) of Focus
- Insurance Strategies
- Investment Strategies