Pro Football Hall of Fame Hires Algonquin Advisors

May 24, 2010

Greenwich, CT - The Pro Football Hall of Fame (PFHOF) hired Algonquin Advisors to assist with achieving the goals specified in its Long-term Development Plan. The PFHOF hopes to expand national outreach, develop a facility/campus plan and enhance recognition programs and collaboration with Hall of Famers and NFL entities.

As co-director of the Museum Operations Analysis group, Mike Devine is responsible for reviewing and assessing current operations and finances with specific focus on revenues, attendance, staffing, operating expenses and capital expenditure.  Additionally, he will provide forward-looking projections and feasibility based on recommended action items from the whole study.  Upon finalizing the contract,  Mr. Devine said, “We are honored to be part of the team working with such a high quality institution known around the country for its dedication to honor, preserve, educate and promote the professional game of Football.”

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has solidified its status as the gold standard among sports destinations.  Each year 200,000-plus visitors come to see the galleries and displays in the Hall of Fame museum.  The initial 19,000-square foot facility has been expanded to an 83,000-square foot museum with the world's most significant collection of pro football's historic documents and artifacts.  From humble beginnings to the most recent Super Bowl, you’ll explore larger-than-life legends in a setting unparalleled by any other sports museum.  More can be found at www.profootballhof.com.

Founded in 1998, Algonquin Advisors is based in Greenwich, Connecticut. The firm has a national wealth management practice focused on high net worth individuals, foundations and endowments. Specific services include asset allocation, portfolio construction, and investment manager selection across traditional and alternative asset classes. The firm is well regarded for their family of Algonquin Funds. In addition, the firm provides specialized consulting services to financial organizations and museums.

For more information regarding Algonquin please visit the firm’s website at http://algonquinadvisors.com/ or contact Ms. Michaela Barnum, at (203) 629-2114, or e-mail her at mbarnum@algonquinadvisors.com.

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