Mr. Pettengill is Vice President and Principal. He is responsible for portfolio management, investment research of the industrial sector, and client service.
Prior to joining Bahl & Gaynor in 1997, Mr. Pettengill was an Assistant Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager for the Fifth Third Bank in Cincinnati. He was the head of the bank’s Institutional Portfolio Management Group. In addition, Mr. Pettengill managed personal, endowment and employee benefit portfolios in excess of $400 million.
Prior to joining Fifth Third in 1993, Mr. Pettengill was the Chief Financial Officer of Kendle Research Associates in Cincinnati. His accomplishments included restructuring loan agreements and establishing operating and budgeting controls.
From 1986 – 1992, Mr. Pettengill was a Manager of Deloitte & Touche’s Capital Markets Group in Chicago. His responsibilities included analyzing investment opportunities and preparing financial valuations.