Marietta-based eVestment, a provider of institutional investment data and analytics, recently announced Brad Tarter of Smyrna and Graham Cossick of Acworth have joined the company.
Tarter joined eVestment as a sales lead generation specialist. In this position he will be responsible for working with corporate sales to help meet the needs of investment allocators such as pension funds, insurance companies, foundations and endowments.
Prior to joining the company, he worked with the MetLife Institutional VB Sales Center, where he held sales center supervisor, project manager and sales consultant positions over the course of 10 years. Prior to beginning his sales career, he held a variety of teaching positions with the Cobb County and West Carrollton school districts.
He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio, and a Master of Education degree from Antioch University in Yellow Springs, Ohio.
Cossick joined eVestment as a corporate sales specialist. In this position, he will be responsible for sales of analytics solutions to asset managers seeking to grow their institutional assets under management.
Prior to joining the company, he held sales roles at Cbeyond Communications, Novartis Pharmaceuticals and most recently Amarin Pharma, a biotechnology company focused on the commercialization and development of therapeutics in cardiovascular health.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology from the University of Georgia and a Master’s degree in the science of professional counseling from Georgia State University.
eVestment is on track to also hire between 80 and 100 people during 2014 to help support and propel the company’s growth. The company is looking to fill positions primarily in sales, client service, product strategy, database administration and product development. Technically savvy and creative candidates with a passion for demonstrating excellence in an innovative, team-based environment are encouraged to apply for openings on the company’s website.
eVestment has become well-known for its workplace culture and successful growth strategies. The company has placed on several “Best Places to Work Lists.” Benefits and employee-centric practices at the company include unlimited paid time off; events such as an annual business meeting and holiday party where all employees gather in Atlanta, raft-racing outings and fitness challenges; and promoting from within and creating new opportunities to keep employees engaged.
For more information about careers at eVestment, visit www.evestment.com/about/careers.