Cal Financial Group prides itself on trusted, long-term relationships, client privacy and high-quality service.


Cal Financial Group provides comprehensive financial management for clients in the fields of entertainment and sports as well as high-net-worth individuals. As a privately owned firm, we offer our clients independent advice free of any conflicts.


Since 2003, our headquarters has been located in Charlottesville, Virginia. We have since expanded with additional offices in New York City, Nashville and Los Angeles to further serve our clients. We provide personalized services to clients from around the world to meet all of their financial needs.

“If you do good work, people will hire you.”

—Calisto “Cal” Venerus



We are equipped to provide a wide range of business management services, which include a “CFO” for all of your personal and professional needs.


  • Income Collection and Reporting
  • Budgeting, Cash Flow Management
    and Bill Payment
  • Financial Reporting
  • Property and Estate Management
  • Risk Management Strategies
  • Contract Negotiation


  • Payroll and Human Resource Administration for Professional and Domestic Staff
  • Royalty and Licensing Administration
  • Charitable Foundation/Fund Accounting and Administration
  • Tour Planning, Administration and Accounting
  • Festival and Event Accounting and Administration
  • Trustee Services


  • Personal and Professional Insurance Planning and Oversight
  • Tax Planning, Preparation and Compliance
  • Investment Oversight and Planning
  • Retirement Planning
  • Major Asset Planning and Purchases
  • Credit/Debit Planning and Acquisition
  • Long-Term Life and Career Planning
  • Estate Planning Assistance



Senior Managing Director | Charlottesville

As the founder of Cal Financial Group, Rit uses his 30 years’ experience in the entertainment business to guide his clients through their careers and financial matters. His client base includes musicians, actors, athletes and high-net-worth individuals.


Director | Charlottesville

Sarah started as an assistant in 2003 and is now a Director and part of the management team at Cal Financial Group. She has a wide range of clients from high-net-worth individuals to some of our firm’s largest touring clients. Additionally, Sarah helps oversee our royalty department.


Director | Charlottesville

As a Director, Amy brings her background in accounting and over 15 years of experience at Cal Financial Group to assist clients with day-to-day financial needs as well as planning for long-term goals. She has worked with musicians, athletes, non-profits, management companies and music festivals.


Managing Director | New York City

Butch started our NYC office in 2011 and has over 15 years of experience in business management. A graduate of the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Butch has turned his love of music into a career supporting young artists, veteran career musicians, and industry creatives helping them navigate all facets of their personal wealth and professional endeavors.


Managing Director | Nashville

Born and educated in New England, Dan started his career in the record industry and quickly moved into business management with film/TV, live promotion and touring clients. After stints in New York City and Denver, Dan moved to start and lead Cal Financial Group’s Nashville office in 2014. Dan thrives in strong client bonds with a sustainable, hands-on approach to both business and personal endeavors.