May 3, 2010 – David Morrison, former William Blair & Company Principal, joins O’Meara Ferguson

May 3, 2010 – David Morrison has joined O’Meara Ferguson as a Managing Director and is responsible for the day-to-day management of all financial transactions undertaken by the Company. Dave was previously a Principal at William Blair & Company.

At Blair, Dave led a team of professionals in the Debt Capital Markets Department that focused on raising capital for not-for-profit corporations and middle market companies. These capital formation activities typically involved the funding of growth, acquisitions and working capital through public and private offerings of tax-exempt bonds, bank credit facilities, mortgage notes, subordinated debt and preferred stock. Dave has worked with a wide variety of educational, cultural and healthcare institutions in the not-for-profit market and middle market companies in numerous industries. He has a thorough understanding of the financial and credit issues encountered by both the issuer and the investor.

Prior to joining William Blair & Company in 1983, he worked as a management consultant for Price Waterhouse. Dave received his B.A. degree from St. Louis University and his M.B.A. degree from The University of Chicago.