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LoCorr Funds

August 13, 2015 09:23 ET

LoCorr Funds Hires Scott Gilbert as Regional Vice President

MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwired - August 13, 2015) - LoCorr Funds announces the hiring of Scott Gilbert as Regional Vice President, and the newest addition to their growing distribution team.

Scott Gilbert, CIMA®, will oversee the Northwest region for LoCorr's distribution efforts in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and Alaska. He is based in Seattle, WA, and has been in the financial industry for over 17 years. Scott joins LoCorr from Legg Mason Global Asset Management, where he was a Regional Director in the National Broker Dealer Channel. He was with Legg Mason and its predecessor firms since January 2001, an impressive 14 years. Scott's previous experience also includes annuity sales for Equitable Distributors from 1998-2001. Before joining the financial services industry, Scott was a commercial fisherman.

Scott acquired his Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA) designation in 2008. He is a graduate of Linfield College, located in McMinnville, Oregon, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. Scott also holds the FINRA series 7, 63, and 65 licenses. An accomplished mountaineer, Scott summited Mount McKinley in 2001, and has impressively summited Mount Rainier eleven times.

"We are very excited to welcome Scott to our firm," said Kevin Kinzie, CEO, LoCorr Funds. "Scott's impressive sales experience and phenomenal work ethic are valuable assets that will greatly benefit LoCorr as we grow our family of funds and distribution vehicle."

About LoCorr Funds
Since its founding, LoCorr has promoted the use of low-correlating investment strategies for the potential of enhancing returns and reducing risk in portfolios. Through its strong distribution network, the firm remains well positioned for continued growth as investors demand alternatives to traditional investments to help achieve portfolio diversification. LoCorr Funds is headquartered in Excelsior, MN. For more information, please visit www.LoCorrFunds.com, www.LoCorrFundManagement.com, or call 1.888.628.2887.

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