BOSTON, MA - August 25, 2014 - GW&K Investment Management (GW&K), a dynamic investment management firm offering active equity and fixed income investment solutions to meet the needs of a diverse client base, today announced that Nancy Rimington has joined GW&K as vice president, institutional business development to lead the firm's West Coast sales efforts. Rimington will initially be based in GW&K's Boston headquarters. Rimington joins GW&K most recently from Numeric Investors, LLC, where she was director, North American business development, West Coast. She was also previously director, institutional business development and client service at Hoover Investment Management Company, LLC. Thomas F.X. Powers, partner and co-president of GW&K, said, "We are excited to have Nancy join our business development team as we continue to broaden our reach in the U.S. institutional space. Our increased focus on the West Coast will not only better position us for new business opportunities, but will also enable us to further strengthen our relationships and service with existing clients in the region." In commenting on her new position, Rimington said, "I'm very pleased to be able to lead GW&K's West Coast sales efforts and expand the firm's client service capabilities on the West Coast. I look forward to building on the success GW&K has already had in growing its institutional business in other regions." Rimington earned a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing from Azusa Pacific University. GW&K's diverse client base includes corporations, public funds, endowments, foundations, religious organizations, multi-employer/unions, financial institutions, and individuals and families.
About GW&K Investment ManagementGW&K was founded in 1974 to offer innovative investment solutions consistent with its clients' objectives. The firm first achieved recognition for its municipal bond portfolio management and it remains one of the cornerstones of its investment offerings. Through the years, the firm has successfully introduced a range of equity and taxable bond strategies for individual investors and, more recently, for the institutional space where the firm continues to successfully expand its footprint.
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