Consumer >> Analyst Interviews >> August 3, 2000

Healthy Living Outlook : Matthew Patsky – Adams, Harkness & Hill

MATTHEW W. PATSKY is a Managing Director in Research at Adams, Harkness & Hill. He began his career with Shearson as a Technology Analyst. Over the past 14 years, Mr. Patsky has concentrated on emerging growth companies with a focus on the consumer sector. Within the past six years, he has developed a unique research franchise covering the nutraceuticals and the natural products industry, an area typically overlooked by Wall Street. Mr. Patsky sees significant opportunity in this sector as aging and health-conscious Americans increasingly turn to natural products. A Chartered Financial Analyst, he received his BS from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Profile
TWST: Matt, how does the Healthy Living Sector fit in with Adams,

Harkness & Hill's focus on emerging growth companies?

Mr. Patsky: These are companies that are marketing products