General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> January 31, 2005


FORREST J. MERVINE JR. is Managing Director, Equity Portfolio Manager and Special Situation Analyst at Philadelphia Corporation for Investment Services. Prior to joining PCIS, he served as Portfolio Manager at Neuberger & Berman, Vice President and Chief Equity Investment Officer at First Pennsylvania Bank, Manager and Equity Portfolio Manager at Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. and, most recently, Managing Director at Bryn Mawr Trust Co. Mr. Mervine earned his BA from Drew University and his LLB from the New York School of Law. He is a Senior Member of the New York Society of Security Analysts and a Senior Member of the Financial Analysts of Philadelphia, as well as a member of the Association for Investment Management and Research and the Philadelphia Securities Association. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with an overview of Philadelphia Corporation for

Investment Services?

Mr. Mervine: The corporation traces its roots back to about 1873, It's

an old, old firm. The parent