John Colucci is a renowned wealth management advisor who brings an insightful perspective to financial planning. His approach emphasizes clarity and openness, demystifying the world of investments.
John Colucci is a founding partner of The Colucci Group and strives to assist his clients in reaching their financial objectives and increasing their independence. He believes that people should always remain at the center of all financial matters.
Early Life and Education
John was raised in Queens, New York as the second child of Patricia and Anthony Colucci. At 19 years old he joined the Marines and has dedicated his life to serving his country, family, friends, clients, and strangers with selfless dedication.
At Northwestern’s School of Education and Social Policy (SESP) during his first year, a friend and mentor delivered an unsettling charge that forever altered his course in life. Now teaching middle school in Oak Park, Illinois where he grew up, he is one of 10 finalists for the 2017 Illinois Teacher of the Year award.
Colucci was devoted and principled, appreciating the simple pleasures in life such as playing golf with friends or watching movies and eating popcorn with his kids Jake, Annie or Grace. Most of all though, he loved spending time with Sallie – her vibrant wife who made him proud and blessed him beyond measure.
John was a highly esteemed attorney, offering clients legal guidance in all facets of business law and commercial transactions. His expertise also encompassed mergers & acquisitions as well as business succession planning.
Throughout his career, he has earned numerous honors, including being named a Super Lawyer for 2017-2022 by peers in each state. This prestigious award recognizes attorneys who have achieved high levels of professional achievement and outstanding legal accomplishments.
He also has a passion for social media, leading the social media strategy and content creation for Sinclair Broadcast Group. This includes overseeing education initiatives, partnerships, projects and curation of content across all Sinclair’s TV stations and digital properties. As a result, he has been featured on several major television shows as well as HuffPost Live and The Wall Street Journal regularly.
Achievements and Honors
John Anthony Colucci, 62, dedicated his entire life to serving his country, Marines, family, friends and clients. He served with distinction from 1976-1980 as a Reserve Marine until 1997 when the Marine Corps awarded him their highest civilian award for his heroic single-handed armed robbery defense of New York City.
He was a wise and quick-witted man with the kind of command of arcane facts that even Jeopardy champions could admire. He relished simple pleasures like playing golf with good friends, going to the movies with Jake, Annie or Grace, spending holidays with family who admired and adored him – especially caring deeply about those less fortunate, loving deeply those closest to him, cherishing Sallie deeply – while appreciating everything else around him too.
John Colucci achieved a great deal in his 62 years. A dedicated Marine, he was proud to serve his country both in the military and private sector.
McLane was founded by Jim McLane, an accomplished attorney specializing in mergers and acquisitions, commercial transactions and business law. With a career spanning nearly four decades, Jim remains dedicated to advocating for his clients’ interests.
John was a man of principle who loved his wife Sallie and children Jake, Annie and Grace. He also enjoyed life’s finer things – golf clubs, movies and cigars with friends or rounds of gambling with colleagues. A gifted storyteller, John will be deeply missed by his many admirers – especially Marines from all branches.
John Colucci is an award-winning wealth manager with over ten years of experience. His philosophy is to provide clarity and transparency about finances, while helping clients reach their financial objectives. John possesses a wry sense of humor as well as knowledge about obscure facts any Jeopardy champion would admire; furthermore, John enjoys simple pleasures like laughter, movies, travel, golfing and spending quality time with Sallie – his beloved wife.
He is a Marine veteran with an unparalleled record of selfless service to country, family, friends and clients. Survived by his wife Sallie and children Jake, Annie and Grace; as well as many dear friends and golf buddies who will miss him dearly; Anthony and Patricia Sherlock Colucci predeceased him.