As the founder and president of Plotkin Financial Advisors, Shim Plotkin leads a devoted team of specialists and service professionals. Holding engineering degrees in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and a master’s degree in industrial management, he began his career in the financial industry in 1974 when he joined Citibank in its Wall Street operations. Shim joined a registered investment advisory firm, Carroll, Frank & Plotkin, LLC, in Baltimore in 1996. Becoming a Certified Financial Planner® in 1999, Shim proceeded to build a successful financial services business. Shim created his own Registered Investment Advisory firm, Plotkin Financial Advisors, LLC, in Chevy Chase, Maryland in 2003.