NEW YORK, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading proxy solicitation firm D.F. King & Co., Inc. ("D.F. King") has named Cynthia (Cindi) Boudreau to the position of Executive Vice President and Co-Managing Director of its Mutual Funds Division.
Together with Vincent R. DiCosta, Ms. Boudreau will oversee a business providing leading mutual fund families with a single-source, "turn-key" proxy solicitation service, which maximizes favorable voting results, while minimizing costs for clients. Ms. Boudreau will operate out of D.F. King's Boston office and share oversight of all functions related to the Mutual Funds Division equally with Mr. DiCosta.
Before joining D.F. King, Ms. Boudreau served as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Computershare Fund Services. Prior to Computershare she served as Vice President in charge of sales for Proxy Direct, a product of First Data Investor Services Co. (now part of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation). Ms. Boudreau graduated from Babson College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.
Peter C. Harkins, President and CEO of D.F. King, commented, "The addition of Cindi to our Mutual Funds Division adds greater management depth to an important high-growth business for D.F. King and demonstrates our continuing commitment to unparalleled service for mutual fund clients. Cindi's experience, skills and professional approach to client needs make her a perfect fit for the client services team at D.F. King and we are delighted to have her aboard."
Founded in 1942, D.F. King & Co., Inc., a DF King Worldwide ("King Worldwide") company, is a leading full-service proxy solicitation firm specializing in complex shareholder meetings, mutual fund proxy solicitations, proxy contests and tender/exchange offers for corporate control (www.dfking.com). King Worldwide (www.king-worldwide.com) is a leading global financial communications and stakeholder management firm, serving over 1,000 public companies, mutual fund families and private equity firms located in 32 countries.
Mary Ellen Goodall
D.F. King & Co., Inc.
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