Trust Company of America Names Robert MacDonald, Former Global Chief Marketing Officer Of 3M, To Board of Directors

Trust Company of America Names Robert MacDonald, Former Global Chief Marketing
                     Officer Of 3M, To Board of Directors

PR Newswire

DENVER, June 12, 2013

DENVER, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Trust Company of America, an independent
technology and custody provider for RIAs, announced today that it has
appointed Robert MacDonald to its Board of Directors.

A native of St. Paul, Minnesota, Mr. MacDonald joined 3M in 1971. During his
40-year career at 3M, he led the firm's Medical Division; served as Managing
Director of 3M Italy; oversaw the development of the 3M Innovation Center; and
led the company's sales and marketing functions as Global Chief Marketing
Officer. He retired in 2011.

"We are excited to add Bob to our Board of Directors," said Steve Finn, Trust
Company of America Chairman. "He understands our commitment to helping RIAs
realize their full potential and his diverse experience at one of the world's
leading corporations will be invaluable as we challenge the status quo in the
industry."

"Trust Company of America has enjoyed significant growth over the last
decade," said Robert MacDonald. "They're passionate about service and new
technology, and I look forward to serving as an outside Director to this
dynamic leadership team."

"Bob brings a unique focus to our board with his passionate drive to better
serve customers and a significant history of leading innovation," said David
Barry, Chief Executive Officer. "He will help drive our service focus and
product development efforts to a new level."

Mr. MacDonald holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the
University of Minnesota, as well as an MBA and a master's degree in bio
engineering. He also served on the Executive Committee of the US Chamber of
Commerce, was president of the 3M Foundation, and is presently Vice Chair and
National Board Member for the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC.

About Trust Company of America
Trust Company of America is the only independent RIA custodian offering fully
integrated, real-time technology and back office services built exclusively
for RIAs. Headquartered in Centennial, Colorado, Trust has been helping RIAs
optimize their portfolios by improving the scale, efficiency and
sophistication of their trading for nearly 20 years.

Through the first quarter of 2013, the firm signed eight new clients and
reached a record $12 billion in assets under custody. For more information,
please visitwww.trustamerica.com.

Media Contact
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mshafroth@walek.com 720-470-3653

SOURCE Trust Company of America

Website: http://www.trustamerica.com