Playbook Investors Network (PIN) announced its new strategic partnership with Veracity Capital, a wealth management and financial planning company whose mission is “to be the trusted point person who shapes a personalized financial solution for each client that builds and helps protect their legacy.”
“We are elated about our partnership with Veracity Capital because it will extend our reach and provide more opportunities for minority companies and communities to connect with a team of advisors who truly care,” said PIN CEO, Rodney Woods.
PIN managing Partner, Tracy McGrady, added: “I believe our business success is directly linked to helping our clients gain the access and knowledge they need to meet their business objectives. With Veracity Capital, we can accomplish just that with their advisory team.”
Veracity Capital was formed as a true fiduciary where clients’ needs come first. “We are pleased to partner with Playbook Investors Network to bring our services to minority-, women-, and veteran-owned enterprises, as well as government businesses and the LGBTQ community. From the start, our company has been based on a culture of truth builds trust, and Veracity Capital can now reach and help even more clients through Playbook Investors Network to offer wealth services and build family legacies,” said Veracity Capital CEO Kevin Gray.
Playbook Investors Network (PIN), headquartered in Dallas, Texas is a web-based business capital and education platform created to foster the engagement of minority-, women- and veteran-owned enterprises, government businesses and the LGBTQ community with institutional and private investors. PIN identifies, evaluates, educates, and introduces eligible business owners to both institutional and private investors actively seeking opportunities to support underserved markets; all while helping businesses extend capacity for job creation. For more information, visit www.playbookinvestorsnetwork.com.
Rodney Woods is PIN’s Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Chairman. He retired from the Dallas Police Department after serving 20 years. In separate ventures, he has grown a business portfolio that includes clients such as Toyota, Volkswagen, Victoria’s Secret PINK, Adidas, Converse, General Motors, and various small businesses. In addition to PIN, Woods is also the CEO of Diversity in Promotions; a business development procurement portal and Founder and Partner to Verité Investors Network where there is a $100 Million-Dollar Social Impact Fund, and he is also Founder and Partner to the Big Opps Fund where $150 Million-Dollars is allocated for the Opportunity Zone Fund .
Tracy McGrady(T-Mac), PIN’s Co-Founder and Managing Partner, is an American retired professional basketball player who is best known for his career in the National Basketball Association (NBA). McGrady is a seven-time NBA All-Star, seven-time All-NBA selection, two-time NBA scoring champion, and one-time winner of the NBA Most Improved Player Award. He was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2017. Since retiring, McGrady has worked as a basketball analyst for ESPN’s “The JUMP”. McGrady is also Managing Partner of Diversity in Promotions, a business development procurement portal and has other business ventures pending in the U.S. and internationally.
Kevin S. Gray is Chief Executive Officer of Veracity Capital, and he is responsible for the execution of the company’s mission, vision, and financial success. He is also charged with attaining the company goals while managing the right balance of resources and capital for employees, related groups, and initiatives.
Kevin brings to Veracity Capital executive-level leadership skills, with a deep understanding of all aspects of Veracity Capital’s business as well as a clear vision. As CEO, Kevin ensures that the company culture and its values are applied consistently from top to bottom, across all departments. He also takes an active role in driving company performance, with a keen knowledge of the industry. Kevin is a passionate advocate as a true fiduciary that provides customized platforms and strategies for clients. This strategy allows Veracity Capital’s advisors to offer methods they believe are efficient, objective, and strictly focused on each client’s best interest. He embodies the company’s vision: Truth Builds Trust.
Michael J. Mess – As Chief Financial Officer of Veracity Capital, Mike is responsible for all the company’s financial functions and helping guide the direction of the firm. He assists in developing, communicating, executing, and sustaining strategic initiatives as well as interpreting the overall goals of the company and creating an actionable plan.
Mike has been in the Wealth Management industry for more than a dozen years. He has a natural talent for thorough analysis and understanding of clients’ needs for maintaining their lifestyle and protecting their legacy. As part of the executive management team, Mike brings his leadership skills to all aspects of Veracity Capital and implements strategic planning to build the company and grow the business.
John Rogers – As President and COO of Veracity Capital, John is responsible for developing, organizing, implementing, and evaluating the organization’s fiscal function and performance. John also ensures that Veracity Capital has all operational controls, reporting procedures, and talent in place to support its business.
John is passionate about building teams that work with clients to achieve their financial objectives. His career success can be directly attributed to his ability to educate clients, clarify and prioritize financial goals, implement a plan of action, and provide consistent and timely ongoing service. These skills, developed over a long career, translate directly into his executive leadership role with Veracity Capital.
Advisory services offered through Veracity Capital, LLC, a registered investment advisor. For more information, visit www.veracitycapital.com.