Consumer >> Analyst Interviews >> April 10, 2000

Tobacco Stocks : Ann Gurkin – Davenport & Company Llc

ANN GURKIN is an Analyst in the Research Department of Davenport & Company LLC, where she covers the food, beverage and tobacco stocks. Prior to joining the firm, she managed the Special Equity Fund for Crestar Asset Management Company. She has also worked with Jack Maxwell at Wheat First Union following the food, beverage and tobacco stocks. Ms. Gurkin graduated from Hollins University and received her MBA from the University of Richmond. She serves on the Hollins University Richmond Alumnae Board. In the past, Ms. Gurkin has served on the Friends of the Art Board of the Virginia Museum and the St. Catherine's Richmond Alumnae Board. Profile
TWST: Please begin with an overview of your coverage and the range of

companies you include in your tobacco universe.

Ms. Gurkin: I follow the food, beverage and tobacco companies