Broker Check

Chesapeake Capital Management uses third party money managers to combine knowledge and strengths to maximize client insight and opportunities. We are pleased to announce our partnership with Brookstone Capital Management, one of the fastest growing RIA’s in the country.


Brookstone Capital Management

The Brookstone Mission

We strive to conduct our business according to the highest standards of honesty, integrity, and fairness. Our ultimate goal is to continually maintain that your best interests are the foundation of your financial planning. We do this by attempting to provide a consistent and structured approach to your financial needs that will result in an integrated and customized solution for you.

Our Investment Approach

Dean discusses the RAISE investment process he pioneered to help clients weather all market cylces.

The BCM Team

DEAN ZAYED, JD, LLM, CFP®

Founder of BCM, President & CEO

Dean is the founder and CEO of Brookstone Capital Management LLC (BCM), a SEC RegisteredInvestment Advisor. BCM has forged strategic relationships with independent investment advisors around the country who affiliate with BCM as Investment Advisor Representatives (IARs). In this capacity, the IARs are able to utilize BCM’s vast money management experience and infrastructure. This allows the IARs to provide their clients with BCM’s professionallymanaged portfolios. As an independent firm, BCM is able to utilize the entire universe of investment options and vehicles, to create robust model portfolios that span varying levels of risk. BCM, through its network of IARs, provides comprehensive financial planning including asset allocation, retirement planning, education planning and portfolio management and is committed to offering a one-source solution for the management, growth, and preservation of its clients’ wealth.

Dean received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from Northwestern University. He completed the Business Institutions Program, the Undergraduate Leadership Program and was a member of Omicron Delta Epsilon Economics Honor Society. Dean received his Juris Doctor degree from Northwestern University School of Law. He received his Masters degree in Taxation (LLM) from Chicago-Kent College of Law. Dean is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) and holds the Illinois insurance license for life, health and long-term care.

Recent Achievements and Recognition:

Brookstone is ranked in the Top 50 Fastest-Growing RIAs in Financial Advisor magazine for the last 3 years.

Mark DiOrio, CFA

Chief Investment Officer

Mark DiOrio joined Brookstone as Chief Investment Officer in 2015 and is now the Chief Investment Officer. Prior to joining Brookstone, he was responsible for launching and managing a boutique investment subsidiary of a publicly traded regional bank holding company. While there, Mark ran a global tactical asset allocation strategy and accumulated an 8 year GIPS® compliant track record. Mark has nearly 20 years of investment industry experience, including 10 years of multi-asset class portfolio management. He has been featured in Investor’s Business Daily and quoted in the Wall Street Journal. Mark received his MBA from Benedictine University and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). Mark is a member of the CFA Institute and CFA Society of Chicago.