Mark Marcon is a Senior Analyst at Robert W. Baird & Co., where he covers human capital services. Prior to joining Baird in 2005, he spent seven years at Wachovia Securities, where he was a Senior Business Services Analyst specializing in the human capital solutions sector. Mr. Marcon was named an Institutional Investor “All-America” runner-up in 2008 and 2009, and he also was named a Forbes “Blue-Chip Analyst” for those same years. In 2009 he was named a Financial Times/StarMine award winner. Before joining Wachovia, Mr. Marcon covered the human capital services sector for four years at Cleary, Gull, Reiland & McDevitt. He began his professional career at Leo Burnett Worldwide, where he spent five years specializing in business analysis and planning. Mr. Marcon received a B.A. in economics from the University of Virginia and an MBA from the University of Michigan.