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Steve bell

Founding Partner

Stephen W. Bell, Sr. is a highly experienced entrepreneur, with over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry. He is a co-founder of Enterprise Financial Network, and the Executive Vice President of business development and founding partner of Griffin Distribution Partners.

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Sean shea

Founding Partner

A top producer, Sean’s 30+ years in financial services have seen him in leadership roles working alongside successful financial professionals in several organizations. With each endeavor, Sean’s experience and knowledge has helped his fellow professionals achieve next-level success.

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Jennifer Hughes

Jennifer Hughes Bell

Chief Operating Officer, OSJ Principal

Jennifer Hughes Bell is a highly accomplished Registered Principal and Chief Operating Officer at Enterprise Financial Network, a renowned enterprise OSJ associated with Cambridge Investment Research. Since joining Steve’s team in 2011, Jennifer has consistently showcased her exceptional skills and expertise, honed through years of experience in the financial industry. In her current role, Jennifer assumes a pivotal position, overseeing and guiding the transition of advisors to an independent fee-based model. Her astute supervision and support contribute significantly to the success of Enterprise Financial Network, as she serves as the primary point of contact for advisors and key stakeholders involved in the business. With an impressive track record spanning over 20 years, Jennifer has excelled in various domains, including operations, compliance, client relations, and data management. Her problem-solving acumen and comprehensive understanding of the financial services industry make her an invaluable asset to the Enterprise Financial Network team. Although originally from California, Jennifer now resides in the city of Virginia Beach, Virginia. In addition to her professional pursuits, she holds multiple licenses, including FINRA and Insurance licenses, further demonstrating her commitment to maintaining the highest standards of compliance and industry expertise. During her leisure time, Jennifer finds joy in spending cherished moments with her beloved granddaughter, cherishing the meaningful connections that bring balance to her life.


Briana Turner

Managing Director, OSJ Principal

Briana Turner is a highly skilled professional working in the financial services industry. She currently holds the position of Registered Principal and Managing Director at Enterprise Financial Network, which is an enterprise OSJ affiliated with Cambridge Investment Research. Briana joined Steve’s team in 2015 after relocating from California to Virginia Beach. As a point of contact, Briana is responsible for addressing the questions and concerns of advisors. She plays a crucial role in maintaining efficient day-to-day operations by approving business activities. This likely includes reviewing and authorizing various transactions, paperwork, or requests submitted by advisors, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and internal policies. Briana’s problem-solving abilities and attention to detail in areas such as operations, compliance, client relations, and data management contribute significantly to her effectiveness in this role. Her expertise in these domains allows her to navigate complex situations, troubleshoot issues, and provide valuable guidance to advisors. By ensuring smooth operations and maintaining compliance standards, Briana supports the overall success of Steve’s organization and facilitates the advisors’ ability to serve their clients effectively. Briana’s educational background includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology, which she earned with Cum Laude honors from Old Dominion University. Currently residing in Virginia Beach, Virginia, she shares her life with her husband and daughter. In her free time, Briana enjoys engaging in creative activities such as painting and reading, often enjoying these pastimes with her daughter.

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Virginia Beach, VA 23462

9208 Falls of Neuse Road, Ste 111
Raleigh, North Carolina 27615




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