SSI adds chief marketing officer

Steven M. Delarosa was named chief marketing officer at money manager SSI Investment Management, confirmed Vida Tuch, the firm's senior associate, institutional client service and marketing Wednesday.

The position is new. Mr. Delarosa will be responsible for developing and maintaining SSI's institutional client relationships with corporations, public funds, foundations and endowments, and investment consultants and will be a member of SSI's executive committee.

Mr. Delarosa comes to SSI from Highland Capital Management, where he last served as managing director, chief marketing officer of Highland's Pyxis AIS subsidiary.

Highland Capital spokesman Armel Leslie could not provide immediate information on whether Mr. Delarosa had been replaced at the firm.