LoCorr Funds has hired John Jul and Michael Maitner as Regional Vice Presidents in the firm’s distribution team.
Jul, CIMA, AIF, will oversee LoCorr’s Southwest region with distribution efforts in Southern California, Southern Nevada, and Hawaii. He is based in Poway, CA, has been in the financial industry for 13 years, and has over 30 years of sales and management experience. John comes to LoCorr from Pioneer Investments, where he was a Senior Vice President covering the Wealth Management channel in Southern California and all channels in Southern Nevada and Hawaii. Prior experience includes being Principal and SVP of Sales and Marketing for Span Instruments, a technology firm manufacturing components for the semiconductor industry.
Jul acquired his Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA) designation in 2008, and his Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF) designation in 2014. He is a graduate of Northern Illinois University, located in DeKalb, Illinois, where he earned a BS degree in Business Management. John also holds the FINRA series 7, 63, and 65 licenses.
Maitner will be heading up LoCorr’s distribution efforts in the Mid-Atlantic region, which includes Maryland, Delaware, East Pennsylvania and South New Jersey. He is based in Wall, NJ, and has been in the financial industry for 13 years. Prior to joining LoCorr Funds, Maitner was SVP, Regional Sales Director for Roosevelt Investments, marketing mutual fund and managed account offerings to the Wirehouse and RIA channels. He also held several positions in the Managed Accounts Group with Merrill Lynch where he dedicated his time focused on providing education and training to advisors.
Maitner received his BA in Business Administration & Finance from Ramapo College in New Jersey. He also holds the FINRA series 6, 7, and 66 licenses.
“We are very excited to welcome both John and Michael to our firm,” says Kevin Kinzie, CEO, LoCorr Funds. “Their extensive sales experiences and many professional successes bring a dynamic set of skills that will definitely benefit LoCorr as we grow our distribution vehicle to deliver our innovative and uniquely designed family of funds.”