General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> February 23, 2004


GEORGE A. MAIRS III has been with Mairs and Power, Inc., since 1952. He has been President and Director of the firm since 1993. Mr. Mairs has been President, Director and Manager of Mairs and Power Growth Fund, Inc., since 1980. He earned BA degrees from McAlester College and from Yale University. Mr. Mairs is a Chartered Investment Counselor and was an Adjunct Faculty member of the University of Minnesota from 1965-1985. He is a member of the Association for Investment Management and Research, a former Trustee of McAlester College, a past Board President of the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, an Executive Board Member of the Indianhead Council of Boy Scouts of America and a Board member of the Ramsey County Historical Society. Profile
TWST: Could you start with a brief overview of Mairs & Power and then

focus on the Growth Fund?

Mr. Mairs: First of all, our Fund is a multi-cap fund, it always has

been. The Fund was