Sterling Shea is Managing Director and Head of Advisor and Wealth Management Programs for Barron’s Magazine. Working closely with Barron's editorial group, Sterling has led the development of Barron's series of best practices conferences for industry leading financial advisors, which includes numerous invitation-only events for elite practitioners spanning the independent, consultant, and national full-service channels, respectively. Seven years ago he initiated Barron's entry into the field by developing the magazine's partnership with the Winner's Circle organization, culminating in Barron's acquisition of that business from researcher RJ Shook in 2008.
He has been with Barron's for fifteen years in various business capacities. He is a graduate of Boston College and currently resides in New York City.