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  • April 21, 2016

Denver, Colo – April 22, 2016 – First Western Trust is pleased to announce that Vice President, Portfolio Manager, Read Williamson, has joined the Cherry Creek team. In this role, Read will help design investment strategies tailored to our clients’ short- and long-term goals.

Read brings more than 12 years of investment experience to First Western Trust. Most recently, he was a portfolio manager in our DTC | Cherry Hills office.

Prior to joining First Western Trust in 2015, Read was vice president, relationship manager for Fisher Investments where he managed relationships with institutional clients. He previously served as an investment counselor for Fisher Investments Private Client Group where he partnered with individuals, trusts, and entities to manage their portfolios.

Read is an active member of the local community, serving as a volunteer in the Denver chapter of Big Brothers, Big Sisters.

“We are excited to have Read join our Cherry Creek team,” said Lou Clinton, president of First Western Trust’s Cherry Creek office. “Read brings great experience and a strong understanding of our unique clientele at First Western Trust. His addition to our team will expand our abilities to foster and grow our relationships with our clients and most importantly, help our clients achieve their goals.”


About First Western Trust

First Western Trust’s mission is to be the best private bank for the Western wealth management client. The integrated wealth management firm delivers a complete package of goals-oriented wealth advisory services to clients that have a uniquely Western spirit from its 14 offices in Colorado, Arizona, California, and Wyoming.

Through its proprietary ConnectView service model, First Western delivers tailored solutions, spanning personal, business, mortgage and philanthropic needs.