New York, NY (PRWEB) March 31, 2011
Institutional Investor magazine announces its Lifetime Achievement, Money Manager of the Year, and eight institutional investor award winners in the 2nd annual U.S. Investment Management Awards.
All of this year’s winners will be honored and awarded at a dinner and ceremony on Monday, May 16, 2011, at the Mandarin Oriental in New York City. http://www.usinvestmentawards.com
Money Manager of the Year
~ Mario Gabelli, Chairman and CEO, GAMCO Investors
Money Management Lifetime Achievement
~ William Gross, Founder and co-CIO, Pacific Investment Management Co.
Investor Lifetime Achievement
~ Myra Drucker, former CIO, General Motors Trust Bank and Xerox Corp.
Institutional Investor Award Categories and Winners
Small Endowment Manager of the Year
~ Brian Hiestand, CIO, College of William and Mary
Large Endowment Manager of the Year
~ Scott Malpass, CIO, Notre Dame University
Small Foundation Manager of the Year
~ Wayne Pierson, CIO, Meyer Memorial Trust
Large Foundation Manager of the Year
~ Donna Dean, CIO, Rockefeller Foundation
Small Corporate Pension Manager of the Year
~ Ralph Egizi, Director, Benefits Finance & Investments, Eastman Chemical Co.
Large Corporate Pension Manager of the Year
~ Dennis Duerst, President, 3M Investment Management Corp.
Small Public Fund Manager of the Year
~ Craig Slaughter, Executive Director, West Virginia Investment Management Board
Large Public Fund Manager of the Year
~ Christopher Ailman, CIO, California State Teachers’ Retirement System
Winners in the following 23 investment manager award categories were previously announced and will also be honored and awarded at the event on May 16th.
Investment Manager Award Categories and Winners
Equity Indexers (U.S.): Northern Trust Corp.
Quantitative Equity (U.S.): LSV Asset Management
Small-Cap Equity (U.S.): AllianceBernstein
Mid-Cap Equity (U.S.): Artisan Partners
Large-Cap Equity (U.S.): T. Rowe Price Associates
Growth Equity (U.S.): Turner Investment Partners
Value Equity (U.S.): Dodge & Cox
Cash Management and Short-Term Fixed Income (U.S.): J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Fixed-Income Indexers (U.S.): Vanguard Group
Investment-Grade Fixed Income (U.S.): BlackRock
Core Fixed Income (U.S.): Pacific Investment Management Co.
High-Yield Fixed Income (U.S.): Loomis, Sayles & Co.
Non-U.S. Equity (ex-Emerging Markets): AQR Capital Management
Emerging Markets Equity: Lazard Asset Management
Fixed Income (non-U.S.): Franklin Templeton Investments
Alternatives and Other Strategies
Commodities and Energy: Pacific Investment Management Co.
Exchange-Traded Funds: BlackRock
Hedge Funds: Bridgewater Associates
Infrastructure: Alinda Capital Partners
Mutual Funds: Fidelity Investments
Private Equity: Blackstone Group
Real Estate Investment Trusts (U.S.): Cohen & Steers
Venture Capital: Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Please visit the awards web site for additional information: http://www.usinvestmentawards.com
About Institutional Investor magazine
Now entering its fifth decade, Institutional Investor has consistently distinguished itself among the world’s foremost financial publications with groundbreaking journalism and incisive writing that provides “must read” intelligence for a global audience. This award-winning magazine is essential reading for the world’s leading financiers, corporate executives and government officials, who rely on the breadth and depth of coverage that have made Institutional Investor such a premier publication. http://www.iimagazine.com
About the U.S. Investment Management Awards
Institutional Investor magazine’s U.S. Investment Management Awards recognize U.S. institutional investors whose innovative strategies and fiduciary savvy resulted in impressive returns over the past year, as well as U.S. money managers in more than 20 asset classes and strategies who stood out in the eyes of the investor community for their exceptional performance, risk management and service. Investor award winners were chosen by the editorial staff of Institutional Investor magazine based on their market intelligence, performance data and additional information received from the industry following a public call for nominations. Manager winners were selected by the editors of the magazine based on the results of a survey of U.S. institutional investors. http://www.usinvestmentawards.com