General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> October 11, 2004


JAMES D. AWAD is Chairman of Awad Asset Management, an investment advisory firm. He has been in the securities industry for approximately thirty-five years, as a portfolio manager and senior investment officer. Awad Asset Management now manages approximately $1.4 billion in assets for individuals and institutions. Mr. Awad received a BS from Washington & Lee University and a MBA from Harvard University Graduate School of Business. He is a frequent speaker to the investment community. Mr. Awad is a frequent guest speaker on cable's CNBC, CNN, Fox Satellite, CNNFN and Bloomberg Financial News, Reuters and BBC. He is a member of the Economic Club of New York and serves on the Board of One East End Avenue Corporation and is a member of the Brick Church in New York City. Mr. Awad is a retired member of the Dean's Council at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and a past Deacon and member of the Investment Committee at Brick Church. He is retired from the Boards of Seeds of Peace, the Abraham Fund, the Spence School in New York City and the Berkshire School in Massachusetts. Profile
TWST: Can you begin with an overview of Awad Asset Management and the

Funds that you want to discuss today?

Mr. Awad: Awad Asset Management is a small cap core manager with a value

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