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Merriman Capital adds Senior Executive

SAN FRANCISCO - September 19, 2013 - Merriman Capital, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Merriman Holdings, Inc. (MERR), today announced that it has added Rich Gimigliano as Managing Director, Private Issuer Services to its Investment Banking team.  
Gimigliano has held various Investment Banking and Capital Markets positions over the course of his 30 years on Wall Street.  He co-founded Copper Creek Capital Group in 2008 after opening the West Coast Investment Banking office for CRT Capital Group. Prior to CRT, he was Head of Equities for ThinkEquity Partners where his responsibilities included management of the Capital Markets and Institutional Brokerage businesses. Additionally, Gimigliano has held a wide variety of managerial and production positions with CS First Boston, Lehman Brothers, Montgomery Securities and Thomas Weisel Partners.
"Rich`s background, experience and broad base of institutional contacts will be a significant addition to our advisory and banking businesses" said Jon Merriman.  "We are seeing increased activity from the private capital markets side and look for him to lead and grow our efforts in that area.  We are very pleased to welcome Rich to the team." 
About Merriman Capital, Inc.
Merriman Capital, Inc. is a corporate advisory-focused registered investment bank that provides equity and options execution services, market making, and differentiated research for high growth companies. The firm also provides capital formation, advisory, and M&A services. Merriman Capital, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Merriman Holdings, Inc. and is the leading investment banking firm for unique high-growth companies. For more information, please go to http://www.merrimanco.com.
Merriman Capital, Inc. is a registered broker-dealer and member of The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) http://www.finra.org/ and the Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC) http://www.sipc.org/.
Note to Investors
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Merriman Capital, Inc
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