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Gail E. Cohen Named to Boca Raton Museum of Art’s Board of Trustees

November 6, 2018

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fiduciary Trust Company International, a global wealth manager and wholly-owned subsidiary of Franklin Templeton Investments, announces that Gail E. Cohen, chair of Fiduciary Trust’s board of directors and general trust counsel, has been appointed to the board of trustees of the Boca Raton Museum of Art.

“As a South Florida resident, I know first-hand the vital role the Boca Raton Museum of Art plays in enriching our community,” said Ms. Cohen, who serves as chair of Fiduciary Trust International of the South. “I am grateful for the opportunity to help the museum fulfill its mission as a cultural and creative force in South Florida.”

The Boca Raton Museum of Art was established by local artists in 1950 as the Art Guild of Boca Raton. Since then, the organization and its campus have grown to encompass an art school, guild, museum, and sculpture garden. The collections at the museum encompass a broad spectrum of artists, media, and styles. The museum recently undertook a $1.8 million renovation of its exterior spaces, which will be unveiled on December 3, 2018. For more information, visit: https://www.bocamuseum.org/.

Ms. Cohen joined Fiduciary Trust in 1994 and has more than 30 years of experience in the field of trusts and estates. In addition to serving on the Boca Raton Museum of Art’s board of trustees, Ms. Cohen is a member of the professional advisory boards of the Anti-Defamation League in Florida and Jewish Adoption and Family Care Options (JAFCO), a nonprofit which houses South Florida children removed from abusive homes.

“We are very proud of Gail and her extensive volunteerism,” said John M. Dowd, chief executive officer of Fiduciary Trust. “Gail’s civic and philanthropic efforts in South Florida embody Fiduciary Trust’s commitment to supporting the communities where our clients and team members live and work.”

About Fiduciary TrustFiduciary Trust Company International, a global wealth management firm, has served individuals, families, endowments and foundations since 1931. With over $78 billion in assets under administration and management as of September 30, 2018, the firm specializes in strategic wealth planning, investment management and trust and estate services, as well as tax and custody services. The firm and its subsidiaries maintain offices in New York, NY, Coral Gables, FL, Boca Raton, FL, St. Petersburg, FL, Los Angeles, CA, San Mateo, CA, Washington, DC, Wilmington, DE, and Arlington, VA. For more information, please visit fiduciarytrust.com, and follow us for latest updates at https://www.linkedin.com/company/fiduciary-trust-company/.

About Franklin TempletonFranklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE: BEN] is a global investment management organization operating as Franklin Templeton Investments. Franklin Templeton Investments provides global and domestic investment management to retail, institutional and sovereign wealth clients in over 170 countries. Through specialized teams, the company has expertise across all asset classes—including equity, fixed income, alternative and custom solutions. The company’s more than 650 investment professionals are supported by its integrated, worldwide team of risk management professionals and global trading desk network. With offices in over 30 countries, the California-based company has 70 years of investment experience and over $717 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2018. For more information, please visit franklintempleton.com.

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# Rebecca Radosevich: 212-632-3207 rebecca.radosevich@franklintempleton.com # Laura Simpson: 973-850-7319 lsimpson@jconnelly.com

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