General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> August 6, 2001

James Simmons – Icm Asset Management Inc

JAMES SIMMONS is President and Chief Investment Officer of ICM Asset Management, Inc. He has three decades of experience in financial services, investment and trust management. Mr. Simmons also heads up research for all small to mid-cap value portfolios. He founded and is head of the business management firm, Raven Ventures, LLC, and serves as Chairman of the Board for 401(k) management company, ProManage, Inc. Mr. Simmons started ICM after serving as the head of Old National Bank's Trust Department in Spokane. He earned a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Michigan State University and is a member of the Association for Investment Management and Research, the Spokane Chapter of the Seattle Society of Financial Analysts and the Spokane Stock and Bond Club. Mr. Simmons is a Chartered Financial Analyst. Profile
TWST: Could you start off by telling our readers about ICM Asset

Management, Inc., and, in particular, what your role is there?

Mr. Simmons: ICM is a 20-year-old firm that I founded back in