Safia Mehta and Tony Lee spoke at AAAIM 2015 National Conference

May 2015

Safia Mehta, CFA, Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager, and Tony Lee, Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager, spoke at the Association for Asian American Investment Manager’s (AAAIM) 2015 National Conference on May 27-28 in New York City. 


Tony J. Lee spoke at Emerging Managers Summit

May 2015

Tony J. Lee, Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager, spoke at the Emerging Managers Summit, which was held on June 8-9 in Chicago. 


Andrew Finver spoke at Emerging Managers' Best Ideas Forum

April 2015

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, spoke as part of the panel at UBS Emerging Managers' Best Ideas Forum on March 25 in New York City.


Thurman White received a Trailblazer Award at ABFE 2015 Annual Conference

April 2015

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, received a Trailblazer Award at the ABFE 2015 Annual Conference, which was held on April 23-25 in Napa Valley, CA. 


Progress co-sponsored 2015 Diverse Investment Forum - West "In Search of Alpha and Best Execution"

March 2015

Progress co-sponsored the 2015 Diverse Investment Forum - West, "In Search of Alpha and Best Execution", an exclusive by-invitation only event for endowment, foundation and corporate investment professionals. The Forum was held on March 31 at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and featured prominent speakers such as Emmett Carson, CEO, Silicon Valley Community Foundation; Joel Wittenberg, CIO, W.K. Kellogg Foundation; and George Zinn, Treasurer, Microsoft. 


Andrew Finver spoke at Hedge Fund Startup Forum

March 2015

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, spoke as part of the panel “Gaining Institutional Investment: What Do Fund Investors Look For When Selecting Emerging Managers?” at the Hedge Fund Startup Forum, which will be held on March 26 in New York City. 


Andrew Finver spoke at MWBE Symposium "Minority and Women-Owned Hedge Funds"

March 2015

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, moderated a panel discussion at Cantor Prime Services MWBE Symposium, "Minority and Women-Owned Hedge Funds", on April 10 in San Francisco.


Thurman White quoted in Pensions & Investments article

March 2015

Thurman V. White, Jr., Progress President and CEO, was quoted in the Pensions & Investments article titled "More Opportunities Coming from Institutions: Asset Owners Increasingly Turn to Emerging Firms for Diversity, Chance to Tap New Talent".


Andrew Finver quoted in Pensions & Investments article

March 2015

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, was quoted in the Pensions & Investments article titled "Investors Find Talent, Size Elusive Among Emerging Hedge Fund Firms".


Mona Williams spoke at 100WHF West Coast Senior Practitioner Conference "Capitalizing on Diversity and Returns"

March 2015

Mona Williams, Executive Vice President, moderated a panel discussion at 100WHF West Coast Senior Practitioner Conference, "Capitalizing on Diversity and Returns", on April 9 in San Francisco.