William J. Garvey, Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Garvey is the founder and Chief Investment Officer of Hilton Capital Management, LLC. During his thirty years on Wall Street, Bill has developed a unique investment process that serves as the core for the firm's investment philosophy. Prior to founding Hilton Capital, Mr. Garvey established a Fixed Income Investment Advisory business at Ashland Management where he served as Head of Portfolio Management and was also affiliated with Lehman Brothers where he concentrated on the Fixed-Income markets. Mr. Garvey has also been associated with Bache and Co., Dean Witter, and was a founding partner of William J. Garvey and Co., a member firm of the Comex. Mr. Garvey earned a BS from Fairfield University.
C. Craig O'Neill, CEO & President
Mr. O'Neill is the CEO & President of Hilton Capital Management, LLC. Prior to joining Hilton Capital, Mr. O'Neill was a Managing Director at Rafferty Capital Markets overseeing their Institutional Equity Sales and Trading as well as the Prime Brokerage group. Prior to Rafferty Capital Mr. O'Neill was a partner at CDM LLC, an option specialist firm on the American Stock Exchange where he served as a Senior Market Maker and Risk Manager. Mr. O'Neill is a graduate of Hobart College with a B.S. in Economics.
Alexander D. Oxenham, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager
Mr. Oxenham joined Hilton Capital Management, LLC in 2011 from HSBC Private Bank in New York. At HSBC Mr. Oxenham was a Senior Portfolio Manager and Voting Member on the HSBC Private Bank Investment Policy committee for the Americas' region. Prior to HSBC Mr. Oxenham worked in portfolio management for Mercantile Bankshares, Bankers Trust Alex. Brown / Brown Advisory and Bank of America. Mr. Oxenham holds a B.S. in International Business from the University of Maryland, College Park, an M.B.A. in Finance from American University and is a CFA charter holder. Alex is also a member of the CFA Institute and the New York Society of Security Analysts.
Ashley G. Myles, Senior Analyst
Ms. Myles joined Hilton Capital Management, LLC as a Senior Analyst in 2014. She was previously the Director of Equity Research at Kellner Capital, LLC and a Partner at Knott Partners LP. Ms. Myles spent the first fourteen years of her career at CIBC World Markets in New York where she was an Executive Director in the Equity Capital Markets division. Ms. Myles holds a B.A. in Economics from Trinity College and an M.B.A. in Finance from the Zarb School of Business.
Andrew S. Molloy, Director of Marketing
Mr. Molloy joined Hilton Capital Management, LLC as Director of Marketing in 2014, where he oversees the firm's marketing, sales, and communications. Prior to joining Hilton Capital, Mr. Molloy ran Business Development and Operations for Quality Capital Management US, LLC, the North American affiliate of a UK-based global-macro hedge fund manager. For more than ten years at the outset of his career, Mr. Molloy held positions of increasing responsibility within the sales and investor relations functions of Weston Capital Management, LLC, a multi-billion dollar hedge fund investment group. Mr. Molloy is a graduate of Fairfield University with a B.A. in American Studies.
David W. Jennings, Managing Director
Mr. Jennings is a Managing Director at Hilton who joined the firm in 2010 assuming a role in the sales/ marketing / distribution and client service management functions of Hilton. He has enjoyed an extensive career in the investment management business, holding positions with Scudder Stevens and Clark, Bankers Trust Company (Co-Head Client Service), Citicorp Investment Management (Head of Sales and Marketing), Westwood Management (Partner), Newbolds Asset Management (President), and Cramer Rosenthal McGlynn (Vice Chairman). Mr. Jennings holds a B.S. from Rider University and attended Baruch University, CUNY. He is a former 20 year Trustee of The Professional Children's School in New York.
Clark J. Gillies, Senior Vice President
Mr. Gillies is involved in the Sales and Marketing functions for Hilton Capital Management, LLC where he joined in 2009. Prior to joining Hilton, Mr. Gillies spent 15 years as a Senior Financial Advisor at Raymond James where he founded a franchise in 1994. He began his career with Smith Barney in 1990. Mr. Gillies is also a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame. During his NHL career that spanned 958 games, Gillies notched 319 goals, 378 assists, and 1023 penalty minutes. Mr. Gillies won four consecutive Stanley Cups during his tenure with the New York Islanders. He was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2002.
Kevin McCarthy, Vice President
Mr. McCarthy joined Hilton Capital Management, LLC in June of 2012 and is involved in the Sales and Marketing functions for Hilton. Mr. McCarthy has had an extensive career within brokerage and the investment management businesses holding positions at GFI Group (VP, MD of Research Sales), Fleet Institutional Trading Services (VP, Senior Equity Trader), Ashland Management (VP, Equity Portfolio Manager) and M&M Securities Inc. (General Partner). Mr. McCarthy holds a B.B.A. from Pace University.
Barbara Martens, Chief Compliance Officer
Ms. Martens is the Chief Compliance officer for Hilton Capital Management, LLC. She was integral in the Company's formation and currently helps manage the investment process for the portfolio managers. Prior to Hilton Capital, Ms. Martens was employed by Glass Capital Management and Glass, Sanders, Smith & Miller, both branches of Royal Alliance Associates. Ms. Martens received a B.S. in political science from Iona College
Kate DeAngelo, Vice President of Operations
Kate is Vice President of Operations at Hilton Capital Management, LLC. Kate is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a BS degree in Economics. Kate started at Lebenthal & Co as a sales and trading assistant. Series7 and 63 registered. Kate has completed a Management Program at Chemical Bank. Prior to retiring in 1997, Kate was a Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Chase.