Gary E. Daniels
Co-Founder | CREATIVE
As a founding partner of CREATIVE, Gary E. Daniels forged one of the Nation’s most innovative and successful financial services organizations. His primary area of expertise is developing financial and business succession strategies for entrepreneurs with high net worth estates. In this capacity, his clients include some of the area’s leaders in the construction, manufacturing, wholesale distribution and food industries.
An attendee of West Chester University, Gary Daniels was a professional golfer prior to becoming a financial consultant. Early in his career, Mr. Daniels distinguished himself by becoming the youngest number one agent in the 120-year history of Travelers, an achievement he attained from 1985 to 1989. He has been honored with many of the industry’s top awards year after year.
A recognized authority on business succession planning, Mr. Daniels has addressed professional organizations such as the National Association of Manufacturers and has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal and Fortune magazine.
Mr. Daniels is a past member of the Board of Directors of the Variety Club. In 1992, Gary and his partner, Joseph Naselli, Sr., established The Creative Financial Group Charitable Foundation, which contributed to organizations throughout the Delaware Valley.
Gary and his wife, Claire reside in Berwyn. They have 3 children and 11 grandchildren all of whom live in the area.