Advisory Board

William Bingler

William Bingler graduated from Lehigh University in 1965 with a B.S. in economics, and
from Harvard University in 1967 with a Master’s degree in Business Administration.  He
joined United States Steel Corp. in Pittsburgh, where he worked until early 1969, when
he was transferred to the United States Steel and Carnegie Pension Fund in New York
City.  He remained there as financial analyst and portfolio manager until 1981, when he
left to join Salomon Brothers.  Starting there as an institutional salesman, he rose to
become head of New York sales and then head of global equity sales.  He was named
a Managing Director in 1990 and he retired in 1998, one year following the merger of
Salomon Brothers and Travelers Insurance.  He currently lives in Castle Rock, Colorado
and Steamboat Springs, Colorado with his wife of 35 years, Linda, his three grown
children and three grandchildren.

Robert S. Salomon, Jr.

Bob Salomon is currently managing director of Salomon-Tarasow Investment (STI), a
Connecticut-based money manager. A well-known and respected money manager, Bob
ran Salomon Brothers Asset Management from 1990-94, and ran equity research for
Salomon Brothers from 1980-1990. Bob sits on the Board of Merrill Lynch Funds, and is
a frequent contributor to Forbes Magazine.
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