Open Water Swimming Career
- Waxman completed a crossing of the Catalina Channel in 12 hours 51 minutes on 19 August 2014 under the auspices of the Catalina Channel Swimming Federation to join the Half Century Club.
- Waxman completed a crossing of the English Channel on 28 September 2010 under the auspices of the Channel Swimming & Piloting Federation in 14 hours 6 minutes.
- Waxman completed the Manhattan Island Marathon Swim three separate times at the age of 41 on 24 June 2006 in 8 hours 30 minutes, at the age of 45 on 12 June 2010 in 8 hours 33 minutes, and at the age of 49 on 28 June 2014 in 9 hours 27 minutes. He also completed a Manhattan Island Marathon Swim relay with the AGUA FishGang on 23 June 2002 in 7 hours 53 minutes.
Waxman is a Managing Director & Partner at HighTower Advisors, a leading advisor-owned financial services company in Chicago, Illinois.