Garo Norian has joined Palisade Capital Management as a senior equity analyst for the firm's small-cap domestic equity strategy.
Mr. Norian replaces Marc Shapiro in that role. In March, Mr. Shapiro was promoted to senior portfolio manager for Palisade's small-cap core equity strategy.
Mr. Norian was a director and equity analyst in BlackRock's fundamental equity department.
Lauren Post, a spokeswoman for BlackRock, declined to comment.