June 9, 2010 - Capri Capital Partners

Capri Capital Partners President Gwendolyn L. Butler Chairs National Association of Securities Professionals Conference

21st Annual Pension & Financial Services Conference themed “Thriving in the New Economic Order”

CHICAGO, IL – The National Association of Securities Professionals (“NASP”) will hold its 21st Annual Pension & Financial Services Conference at the Swissotel in Chicago from June 16-18, 2010. The three-day conference, with a theme of “Thriving in the New Economic Order”, offers a unique educational and networking opportunity for securities professionals looking to compete in a volatile marketplace.

21st Annual National Association of Securities Professionals Pension & Financial Services Conference June 16 – 18, 2010 Swissotel 323 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL

“The challenges and opportunities resulting from changes in the global economy, financial markets and regulatory environment will be thoroughly examined during the conference’s general sessions and concurrent workshops with a focus on how to capitalize on opportunities,” said Gwendolyn L. Butler, NASP Board Chair, and President and Chief Operating Officer of Capri Capital Partners, LLC.

Conference guests include U.S. Treasurer Rosie Rios, Pennsylvania State Treasurer Rob McCord, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Senior Vice President, David Marshall, Deputy Assistant U.S. Treasury Secretary Garry Gripo, and Emil Jones, Jr., former president of the Illinois State Senate. Honorary conference co-chairs include Illinois Governor Patrick Quinn, Chicago Mayor Richard Daley, Chicago City Treasurer Stephanie Neely, and Illinois Senators James Clayborne, Jr., Iris Martinez and Kwame Raoul.

The conference offers opportunities for institutional fund trustees and staff to earn Continuing Professional Education credits for attending the NASP Institute – an educational program where trustees can engage in candid discussions about the most pressing and relevant current topics.

NASP brings together an elite group of investment professionals including chief investment officers, corporate treasurers, pension trustees, plan sponsors and municipal issuers. The conference is supported by a host of corporate partners and conference sponsors.

“The fact that we have received record participation from our corporate partners and conference sponsors, shows that there is a real desire to keep NASP at the forefront as a powerful advocate for women and people of color in the securities industry,” said Ms. Butler.

“The 21st annual NASP Financial Services Conference will mark the beginning of additional milestones for the organization reflecting a working relationship with agencies and departments of the Federal Government along with higher levels of participation across the municipal, corporate finance and wealth management sectors,” said Orim Graves, Executive Director for National Association of Securities Professionals.

For a list of sponsors please go to the NASP website at

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About Capri Capital Partners, LLC 
Capri Capital Partners LLC is an institutional real estate investment advisory firm, investing and managing commercial real estate properties and portfolios since 1992.  Capri offers a broad spectrum of equity and debt products to its customers through separate account and commingled fund vehicles.  Diversified assets managed on behalf of its pension fund and other institutional clients totaled $3.617 billion in fair market value as of March 31, 2010.  For more information, please call 312-573-5275 or visit the company’s website

Capri Capital Partners, LLC expressly disclaims any obligation or undertaking to release publicly any updates or revisions to any statements contained herein to reflect any change in events, conditions, or circumstances on which any such statement is based. 

This announcement does not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy any security relating to Capri Capital Partners, LLC or any of its funds.  Any offer or solicitation may be made only through the delivery of a definitive Private Offering Memorandum and all information contained herein is qualified in its entirety by such Memorandum. 

About the National Association of Securities Professionals (NASP)
The National Association of Securities Professionals is a non-profit association advocating for women and people of color to achieve full inclusion in the securities industry. NASP connects members to industry leaders and business opportunities; advocates for policies that create equal representation and inclusion; provides educational opportunities; and works to build awareness about the value of ensuring that people of color and women are included in all aspects of the financial securities industry. Founded in 1985 by the late Maynard Holbrook Jackson, former Mayor of Atlanta, and Travers Bell, Jr., Wall Street pioneer, the national organization is based in Washington, D.C. with chapters in major financial capitals throughout the United States.

Members include asset and wealth managers, brokers, public finance professionals, investment bankers, bond counsel, commercial bank underwriters, institutional investors, plan sponsors and other professionals in the financial securities industry.