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Phillip W. Grodnick

Senior Portfolio Manager, Principal

Prior to establishing Minneapolis Portfolio Management Group, LLC in April of 2004, Mr. Grodnick served as Senior Portfolio Strategist for Minneapolis Portfolio Management Group at Wachovia Securities and was a Senior Portfolio Management Director at Salomon Smith Barney. Previously, he managed equity and balanced portfolios at Dean Witter Reynolds, where he also served as director of the institutional and retail municipal bond departments and assistant branch manager in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Mr. Grodnick oversaw portfolios at EF Hutton & Co., Bache Halsey Stuart and EI DuPont & Co. In 1966, Mr. Grodnick was admitted as an Allied Member of the New York Stock Exchange with Loewi & Co., of which he was a principal. He began his career at Piper Jaffray & Hopwood. Mr. Grodnick is a graduate of the University of Minnesota and the New York Institute of Finance.

Harrison Todd Grodnick, CFA

Senior Portfolio Manager, Principal

Prior to establishing Minneapolis Portfolio Management Group, LLC in April of 2004, Harrison Grodnick served as Senior Portfolio Manager for Minneapolis Portfolio Management Group at Wachovia Securities. Previously, Mr. Grodnick was an Assistant Account Manager in the institutional trust department of Firstar Bank of Minnesota. He holds the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) and is a member of the Twin Cities Society of Security Analysts. Mr. Grodnick has served on the Board of Directors for several organizations in the Twin Cities. As a current board member for the Minneapolis Jewish Community Center (JCC), he aids in their mission of bringing the community together in an inclusive Jewish environment. In 2005 Harrison became a board member for The Center of the American Experiment, a free-market think tank, which focuses on improving education, strengthening the economy, and reducing poverty and crime in Minnesota. Mr. Grodnick is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Madison with a B.A. in International Relations / Global Economics and Political Science.

Robert A. Britton, Jr., CFA 

Portfolio Manager

Prior to joining Minneapolis Portfolio Management Group, LLC in July of 2011, Rob was a Vice President with GLP, a leading international merchant bank whose minority investors are Goldman Sachs and Oaktree Capital Management. He worked in both London and New York City during his tenure with GLP, where he analyzed and sourced distressed debt and special situation opportunities on behalf of some of the world’s premiere financial institutions. Before joining GLP, Robert was an investment banker at Citigroup and structured over $30 billion of high yield financings in support of leveraged buyouts. Mr. Britton holds an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School with a concentration in Finance and Economics and a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He holds the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®).