Zions Wealth Business Gears Up for Major Growth

May 2013
Bank Investment Consultant;May2013, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p9
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the aims and objectives of Julie Castle, chief operating officer (COO) of Contango Capital Advisors, the wealth management subsidiary of Zions Bancorporation, a bank holding firm. It informs that Castle wants to increase profitability and assets under management (AUM) in order to increase the contribution to the bottom line of Zions. It also mentions that she will become chief operating officer (CEO) of Contango on June 3, 2013.


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