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TIMOTHY REICK, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Head of Sales

16 years Financial Services Sales

Tim is the CEO and a founding member of the HRC Group companies. Tim's expertise focuses on institutional consultants, platform sponsors and financial advisors. Since 2001, he has been responsible for raising over $5 billion in separate account assets for the third party managers HRC represents. In 2007, he co-founded Liberty Street Advisors,  a registered investment advisor responsible for the Liberty Street Family of Funds. Liberty Street has grown to a family of 6 funds with a total of $3.4 billion in assets. In 2013, Mr. Reick spearheaded HRC Fund Associates first marketing effort in the Closed End Fund arena with the Center Coast MLP & Infrastructure Fund, which raised over $300 million in the initial offering. Prior to co-founding HRC, Tim was responsible for actively working with and introducing more than a dozen third party research originators to the institutional community for Institutional Research Services, Inc. Mr. Reick earned a bachelor degree in International Finance & Marketing from the University of Miami in 1996.

Raymond A. Hill, III, Chairman, Co-Head of Sales

30 years Institutional Research and Financial Services

Randy is a co-founder of the HRC Group companies. Randy is a seasoned professional with more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry.  In 1982, he founded and continues to manage Institutional Research Services, Inc, now PCS Research Services ("PCS").  Today, PCS has over 200 clients in 6 countries.  Since 1989, he has been an owner of PCS Securities, Inc., a FINRA/SIPC member broker-dealer that provides brokerage services for subscribers to research products represented by PCS. Randy began his career at Lynch Jones & Ryan where he launched I/B/E/S into the institutional community.  He received his bachelor’s degree from Rutgers and also holds an MBA from Farleigh Dickinson University.

VICTOR J. FONTANA, President and Chief Operation Officer

35 years Financial Services

Victor is the president and a partner of the HRC Group companies. Vic has worked in the financial services industry for 35 years in a variety of different capacities including 20 years as a managing director and principal at Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette, Inc. (and then Credit Suisse), serving as President & CEO of DLJ's institutional research and brokerage subsidiary, Autranet, Inc. Vic joined the HRC Group in 2007.  He began his career with KPMG in 1977, working there for 5 years as audit manager for the firm’s Financial Services group. Vic is a CPA, and a summa cum laude graduate of Villanova University where he received his B.S. in Accounting.

SCOTT DANIELS, Chief Financial Officer

30 years Financial Services

Scott is the CFO and partner of the HRC Group companies. Scott is also the Managing Partner and founder of S.D. Daniels & Company, P.C. (SDDCO), a Certified Public Accounting firm dedicated solely to servicing the needs of  the financial services industry and has dedicated over twenty- five years to his company. In addition to the CPA license, Mr. Daniels holds the regulatory license of Financial and Operations Principal (Series 27), and the Corporate Securities Limited Representative (Series 62) license. Mr. Daniels has accrued more than thirty years of experience in public accounting. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and the Stockbrokerage Committee of the New York State Society of CPA's. Moreover, he has served on the board of directors of a number of companies in the financial services industry. Prior to forming SDDCO, Mr. Daniels worked for a "Big 8" accounting firm. He graduated cum laude from the University of Hartford with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.