Steve Dowden has big shoes to fill as the new chief executive of Invest Financial Corp., and his strategy is to switch to an older, more comfortable pair.

Dowden, who took over Nov. 2 and is also Invest's president, said the priority for his initial 90 days on the job is to restore banks and credit unions as the Tampa broker-dealer's primary service distribution focus.

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