General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> April 26, 2004


Halliburton, Benjamin C.
BENJAMIN C. HALLIBURTON is a founder, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of Tradition Capital Management, LLC. He has over 17 years' investment experience, the majority with Brundage, Story and Rose BS&R's Director of Research, where he was responsible for overseeing the firm's equity selection process. He was a member of the firm's three person Investment Policy Committee. He also designed, developed and managed the firm's successful Disciplined Growth Strategy. Mr. Halliburton's outstanding contribution to BS&R was recognized with an ownership position in 1997, making him the firm's youngest principal. Mr. Halliburton started his investment career with Merrill Lynch and was a founder and principal of Pantheon Investments. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and earned an MBA from Duke's Fuqua School of Business in 1990, where he was distinguished as a Fuqua Scholar. Mr. Halliburton earned a BS degree from Vanderbilt University in three years, graduating magna cum laude in 1985, and graduated from the McCallie School as Salutatorian. Profile
TWST: Can we start with a brief overview of Tradition Capital Management

and your responsibilities there?

Mr. Halliburton: Tradition Capital Management is an independent,

privately owned