Akron, OH and Pittsburgh, PA Headquarters

1847Financial is a national organization of financial services firms that delivers the value of Penn Mutual and our broker-dealer/RIA, HTK, to financial professionals choosing to be affiliated with a strong mutual company. Our firm is part of that national organization.    


We are committed to helping financial professionals build and grow a successful practice. Below are some of the key areas where our value proposition stands out and why experienced financial professionals have left their current organizations to join us. Check out the extensive products and services we have to help our clients achieve their financial goals. 


What We Do

A leader in financial services since 1996.

Combined with Penn Mutual’s pioneering stability since 1847, our firm stands out as a well-respected financial organization serving Ohio, Pennsylvania, and beyond. 

For many people, understanding every aspect of personal finance can be daunting. 

We are dedicated to helping individuals, businesses and their families create a customized & straightforward financial plan that is easy to implement, fits your lifestyle, and helps you reach your full financial potential.

Our firm focuses on these 3 phases of wealth:

  • Wealth Building
  • Wealth Enjoyment
  • Wealth Preservation

Life brings on many exciting challenges. Whether it’s your first career, a new home, starting a family, starting a business, retiring, and many others - you can count on our Financial Professionals to be there for you, your family or your business.

Our goal is to help individuals, families and businesses prepare for a secure financial future. We take our commitment seriously, providing a simple step-by-step approach that revolves around your unique needs and objectives.



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Get to know us

Michael Sarver

Managing Principal

  CA #0G91253

Mark Vujevich

Managing Director


Brett Sarver

Operations Director


Jonathan Mitchen

Practice Development Specialist


Robert Franklin

Director, Business Development


Vinamra "VJ" Jha

Director, Business Development


Melanie Colusci, CFP® AEP®

Director, Investments

  CA #0G29689

Benjamin Rovee, MBA

Director, Leap Training

  CA #0G99960

Martin Valentic CLU®

Director, Marketing


Rich Galzarano

Regional Marketing Manager


Nicole Morrison

Director of New Business - HTK


Christine Barker

Director of New Business - PML

Our Locations

Ohio and Pennsylvania

Firm Services

Firm Specialty

Why Partner with Us?

  • Highly rated tools and resources provided to effectively grow a business
  • A leadership team that provides support, direction, training, and coaching
  • Comprehensive sales systems and processes to more effectively communicate with your clients, as well as manage your existing client base
  • Marketing resources for client acquisition, utilizing social media, and branding your business
  • Enhanced Technology & Support
  • Competitive compensation and a wide range of product offerings
  • Low expenses to help you grow your business without significant overhead
  • Recognition for your hard work and successes

Charitable Causes

1847Sarver is proud to support our local community and many charitable causes. We have either donated or volunteered with the following organizations and many more. The Griswold House, which is a home in Wadsworth, Ohio, owned & decorated in a Christmas Vacation theme during the holidays by Financial Professional Greg Osterland, has raised almost $50,000 for cystic fibrosis research. In Pittsburgh, we partner with the Jubilee Soup Kitchen to raise enough money to provide 4,000 socks for those challenged by poverty, joblessness, or homelessness. Those are a few examples, but below are some of the causes that we currently support. 

  • Great Strides - Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Jubilee Soup Kitchen Sock Drive
  • Wounded Warriors Project
  • MilVets Foundation
  • The Upside of Downs – foundation supporting Down Syndrome in Northeast Ohio
  • American Diabetes Association
  • JDRF – Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • American Cancer Society
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital Toy Drive
  • And many more….
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