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BB&T division opens first Houston office downtown

Olivia Pulsinelli
American City Business Journals

BB&T Scott & Stringfellow, part of North Carolina-based BB&T Corp. (BBT), is opening its first Houston office Dec. 1. Kopp joins BB&T Scott & Stringfellow as a senior vice president and is a partner of The Kopp Cookson Group in Houston. "We are so excited to announce the opening of our second BB&T Scott & Stringfellow office in Texas and the first in Houston," Troy Schiermeyer, managing director for BB&T Scott & Stringfellow in Texas, said in the release.