Eaton Vance Distributors has added two members to its managed account sales and marketing group. Robert Ellerbeck and Lindsay Kidder have joined the firm as regional directors, expanding the staff to 14 since its inception at year-end 2000.
Ellerbeck will be responsible for managed account sales in Northern California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Utah and Wyoming. He joins Eaton Vance from Simms Capital Management, where he served as principal and director of the West Coast division.
Kidder will be responsible for sales in Southern California, Arizona, Nevada and Hawaii. She joins Eaton Vance from Morgan Stanley, where she served as senior vice president and director of national training for investment consulting services.