Baird Adds Veteran Financial Advisor Team In Denver

DENVER, Aug. 16, 2011
Baird, an international, employee-owned wealth management, capital markets, private equity and asset management firm, announced today that it has added a veteran financial advisor team, The Capuano Butler Group, to its Denver wealth management office. The team includes two Financial Advisors, N. Dominic Capuano, CFP®, AAMS®, Senior Vice President, and Timothy M. Butler, Senior Vice President. In addition to his Financial Advisor role, Butler will serve as Associate Branch Manager of the office, located at 210 University Boulevard, Suite 900.

Prior to joining Baird, Capuano and Butler were Financial Consultants with the Charles Schwab’s Private Client group, a select team of investment professionals that service clients with a minimum of $500,000 in investable assets. Capuano joined Schwab in 1997 after a number of years as a radio announcer for Minor League Baseball. Butler joined Schwab in 1993 where he held several roles, including Director of the Phoenix Call Center and Director of Training in California and Arizona. Prior to his time at Schwab, Butler was a Financial Advisor at Carmichael Hill & Associates in the Washington, DC area.

“We are thrilled to welcome Dominic and Tim to Baird,” said Steve Binder, Senior Vice President and Director of the Colorado Market. “They have a tremendous reputation for providing the best financial service for high-net-worth families and individuals, and we are confident that they will help Baird grow its wealth management presence in Denver, build on our commitment to the region and enhance our ability to offer the most comprehensive financial advice and service to our clients.”

Both Capuano and Butler are involved in the Denver community. Capuano is active with both the Mile High and National Down Syndrome Foundations. He lives in Denver with his wife Carol and their three children. Butler is involved with the Girl Scouts of America local chapter and the Cherry Creek Challenge School. He lives in Denver with his wife Rene and their two children.

About Baird Private Wealth Management
Using a consultative approach, Baird’s more than 680 Financial Advisors deliver comprehensive wealth management solutions to clients nationwide. They have the resources to oversee the complete financial picture for high-net-worth families and individuals with complex financial needs. Baird Financial Advisors managed and oversaw more than $66 billion in client assets as of March 31, 2011.

About Baird
Baird is an employee-owned, international wealth management, capital markets, private equity and asset management firm with offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. Established in 1919, Baird has more than 2,600 associates serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and municipal clients. Baird oversees and manages client assets of nearly $84 billion. Committed to being a great place to work, Baird ranked number 14 on FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in 2011 – its eighth consecutive year on the list. Baird’s principal operating subsidiaries are Robert W. Baird & Co. in the United States and Robert W. Baird Group Ltd. in Europe. Baird also has an operating subsidiary in Asia supporting Baird’s private equity operations. For more information, please visit Baird’s Web site at