SEATTLE, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle-Northwest Securities Corporation (SNW) and its wholly-owned subsidiary SNW Asset Management today announced 4 new hires in the following divisions:
SNW Public Finance, San Francisco -- As part of its commitment to public finance and expanding its presence in California, SNW has hired Alejandro Caminos as Vice President to start its San Francisco office. He comes to SNW with extensive experience in the municipal sector and has worked at both Kelling, Northcross & Nobriga and DEPFA Bank covering California issuers. Most recently, Mr. Caminos worked in his own consulting practice which focused on international infrastructure development and finance.
SNW Municipal Trading and Sales, Seattle -- Dirk Huenink, Vice President and Andy Schmidt, Municipal Trading Associate join the Seattle team: Mr. Huenink brings with him fourteen years of fixed-income experience in trading and portfolio management; most recently in sales at Vining Sparks. Mr. Schmidt comes to SNW with seven years of industry experience at Financial Services International Corporation, where he focused on compliance, operations and technology.
SNW Asset Management, Seattle -- Mark Baker joins SNW Asset Management as Vice President of Sales and Client Services. Mr. Baker has over 16 years of leading sales, recruiting, training, motivating and sales management of both domestic and global teams, most recently from Cisco Systems.
About SNW (Seattle-Northwest Securities Corp.)
SNW is a west coast based broker-dealer with national expertise. The firm is committed to meeting the capital funding needs of municipalities, and the investment needs of municipalities, institutions, corporations and individuals. A broker-dealer focused on the fixed income market for over 40 years, SNW specializes in investment banking and financial advisory services, tax-exempt and taxable underwriting, and trading and sales of fixed income securities. The firm also provides fixed income asset management services through a wholly-owned subsidiary, SNW Asset Management. SNW is an employee-owned firm, with offices in Seattle, Salt Lake City, Portland, Boise and Los Angeles. Its San Francisco office will open in the 2nd quarter of 2011. More information about SNW is available at www.snwsc.com.
SOURCE Seattle-Northwest Securities Corporation