BOSTON – May 8, 2012 – Agio Technology, a managed IT services provider to the world’s premier hedge funds, today announced its platinum sponsorship of the Boston Hedge Fund Group and this year’s symposium. It is the only event of its kind in the Greater Boston area.
The symposium, held on May 7, had over 300 senior representatives of hedge fund managers, with sessions on institutional investors, industry trends and a one-on-one conversation with the CIOs of two prominent managers. Garvin McKee, Managing Director of Business Development, had the honor of introducing the event’s keynote speaker, David Gergen, Senior Political Analyst for CNN.
The event will mark Agio’s first concentrated entry into the Greater Boston area. “The Boston Hedge Fund Group is the perfect partner to help us build on the trust we have developed,” said Mr. McKee. “We look forward to becoming an integral member of the Boston hedge fund community over the coming years.”
Each attendee received Agio’s white papers on the Top 10 Tips for a Successful IT Plan, by Nicole Nakashian, Managing Director of Client Services, and the Top 10 IT Mistakes Hedge Funds Make, by Christopher Carter, Senior Solutions Architect. Both white papers are available on the downloads page of Agio’s website, www.agioIT.com.
In addition to the symposium, Agio’s two-year engagement with the Boston Hedge Fund Group includes attendance at quarterly meetings with members and an invitation to host its own meeting focusing on technology challenges facing Greater Boston area hedge funds.
About Agio Technology (www.agioIT.com):
Agio Technology provides superior managed IT services to the world’s premier hedge funds through technology hosting, monitoring, management, disaster prevention & recovery and other high-end technology services. Agio Technology is headquartered in New York City, with operational headquarters in Norman, OK and offices in Boston, MA; Dallas, TX; San Francisco, CA; Seattle, WA; London, England and Hong Kong, PRC.
About Boston Hedge Fund Group (www.bhfg.com):
The Boston Hedge Fund Group was started in 2002 for senior professionals at hedge fund management firms located in the Greater Boston area. Our programs are generally geared to senior financial, administrative, compliance, operations and marketing professionals, including Chief Financial Officers, Chief Operating Officers, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officers.
Matt Matos, Marketing Coordinator
(405) 217-3823 or matt.matos@agioIT.com
Boston Hedge Fund Group:
(617) 951-8089 or BHFG@bingham.com