Two portfolio manager/analysts, a top marketing professional and a high-level researcher resigned from Templeton Investment Counsel, confirmed Donald Reed, Templeton's president.
James Chaney and Loretta ``Retz'' Reeves resigned their portfolio manager/analyst positions in the global and international group last week, said Mr. Reed. Wesley E. Freeman, senior vice president of marketing and client services, also resigned last week. Chuck Gulden resigned this week as head of the research technology group. Mr. Reed declined to say where his former employees are going to work.