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Company Overview of William Blair & Company, L.L.C.

Company Overview

William Blair & Company, L.L.C. is an employee-owned financial services firm that offers investment banking, equity research, institutional and private brokerage, and asset management to individual, institutional, and issuing clients. The firm’s services include portfolio management, sales and trading, investment banking services, mutual funds, and venture capital financing. In addition, William Blair & Company, L.L.C. also makes private equity investments through its investment arm William Blair Capital Partners. William Blair & Company, L.L.C. was founded in 1935 and is based in Chicago, Illinois with additional offices in London, San Francisco, California; Tokyo, Japan; Vaduz, Liechtenste...

222 West Adams Street

Chicago, IL 60606

United States

Founded in 1935

Phone:

312-236-1600

Fax:

312-368-9418

Key Executives for William Blair & Company, L.L.C.

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 47
Director of Operations
Managing Director and Head of Equity Capital Markets
Head of the Private Client Advisors and Member of Executive Committee
Age: 73
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

William Blair & Company, L.L.C. Key Developments

Myers To Sell Lawn and Garden Segment

Myers Industries Inc. (NYSE:MYE) will sell off its restructured lawn and garden segment. The sale of the Lawn and Garden segment might take up to 12 months. Myers has hired William Blair & Co. as financial advisors to find buyers. "After detailed evaluation, the company and the board of directors have determined that the Lawn and Garden Segment has the greatest opportunity as part of an organization that is strategically focused on its primary markets for future growth," John Orr, president and Chief Executive Officer, said in a statement. The lawn and garden segment will be reported as discontinued operations in future Myers financial filings.

William Blair & Company, L.L.C. Presents at Growth Capital Expo 2014, Apr-30-2014 10:45 AM

William Blair & Company, L.L.C. Presents at Growth Capital Expo 2014, Apr-30-2014 10:45 AM. Venue: Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. Speakers: Steven Maletzky.

William Blair & Company, L.L.C. Presents at 11th Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Private Equity and Finance Conference, Feb-25-2014 01:30 PM

William Blair & Company, L.L.C. Presents at 11th Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Private Equity and Finance Conference, Feb-25-2014 01:30 PM. Venue: The Ritz - Carlton Chicago, 160 East Pearson Street, Chicago, IL 60611, United States. Speakers: Brian F. Scullion, Principal.

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