NEW YORK, 16 April 2001-
Wall Street Global, an online Institutional Fund Supermarket serving global financial institutions and portals, announced today that Charles M. Leighton has agreed to join their Advisory Board. Mr. Leighton, founder and former CEO of CML Industries, brings years of corporate experience to Wall Street Global''s elite board of advisors.
Mr. Leighton currently resides on the Board of the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company of New York as well as the Boards of several mutual fund companies. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Lahey Clinic and is an active Director of FitSense Technology Corporation. He is the Founder and former CEO of CML Industries, a consumer product company owning NordicTrak, a manufacturer of fitness equipment, Boston Whaler, maker of sport boats, Smith & Hawkins and The Nature Company. Mr. Leighton is an experienced entrepeneur having built a successful enterprise and has extensive knowledge and involvement in mutual fund mangement.