Taunton (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System is searching for its first timber manager to run $8.5 million, according to Steve Roth, director of manager research at Dahab Associates, investment consultant to the $170 million system.
The RFP can be found at http://www.dahab.com. Proposals are due at 5 p.m. EDT Aug. 6.
Mr. Roth was unable to provide the funding source. Paul J. Slivinski, the system’s board administrator, did not return phone calls seeking further details.