CHICAGO – September 20, 2012 – Aston Asset Management, LP (Aston) is very pleased to announce that the Aston Funds website has won the 2012 Standard of Excellence award in the Mutual Fund category from the Web Marketing Association. Each year the Web Marketing Association's WebAward competition names the best websites in various categories across all industries. Websites are selected by judging seven criteria: design, ease of use, copywriting, interactivity, use of technology, innovation, and content.
“We recognize the demand for an engaging website to serve clients and welcome new investors to Aston Funds,” said Stuart D. Bilton, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Aston. “Working with web development firm, ddm Marketing & Communications, we have created a better experience for our visitors by simplifying navigation, improving content, and enhancing the overall design. We are very pleased that the Web Marketing Association has acknowledged our efforts.”
About the WMA
The Web Marketing Association was founded in 1997 to help set a high standard for Internet marketing and development of the best websites on the World Wide Web. Staffed by volunteers, the organization is made up of internet marketing, online advertising, public relations and top website design professionals who share an interest in improving the quality of online advertising, internet marketing and website promotion.
Aston Asset Management, LP
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Aston provides investment management services to the mutual fund and managed accounts markets by carefully selecting, monitoring and marketing experienced boutique investment managers, who seek to achieve consistent investment performance using disciplined investment processes and best in class business standards. From the initial due diligence on an investment manager to the launching of a new Aston Fund, we take measured steps to ensure congruence between the requirements of Aston, the capabilities of the subadviser and the needs of clients. As of August 31, 2012, Aston is the adviser to twenty-seven mutual funds with total net assets of approximately $11.4 billion. Our funds are distributed nationally through intermediaries including registered investment advisors, model platforms, broker-dealers, consultants, retirement platforms and wealth management teams.
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Aston Funds are distributed by Foreside Funds Distributors LLC.