Next Century Growth Investors, LLC is an independent money management firm located in Minneapolis, MN. Founded in November 1998 by Tom Press and Don Longlet, our philosophy is to construct and manage portfolios with the highest quality and fastest growing companies in America with the belief that this will lead to market outperformance over the long-term. NCG has managed institutional accounts since January 1999 and the portfolio managers have over 100 years of combined investment experience. We offer a disciplined approach to growth stock investing, an approach that has endured numerous economic and market cycles.
Since the inception of the firm, our philosophy, strategy, and process have remained consistently focused on investing in high growth companies to create value for our clients. We believe our focus and expertise in growth investing can help clients navigate the markets and accomplish their investment goals.
We seek to build a firm that will endure for many generations. Our organizational structure, investments in our people, and portfolio investment strategy all support this goal. Key highlights include:
- NCG is primarily owned by the Portfolio Managers
- Investment team is staggered in ages to sustainably maintain our investment philosophy
- Repeatable investment philosophy that has held up through multiple generations and through multiple investment environments
Integral to the firm is a commitment to value and respect our people, our communities, and our environment. We strive to uphold high standards of integrity to do what is best for our clients and create a rewarding environment for our employees.
We have developed firm level ESG guidelines to promote and support ESG best practices.