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It was a hot night in New York City as Institutional Investor magazine recognized the winners of the 11th Annual Hedge Fund Industry Awards on June 27.

Award recipients who gathered for the festivities at the Mandarin Oriental hotel included savvy hedge fund investors at endowments, foundations, family offices, corporate funds, public funds and sovereign funds.

Hedge funds, funds of hedge funds and investment consultants that stood out for their performance innovation, achievements and contributions to the industry in the past year won in separate categories.

Lifetime Achievement and Outstanding Achievement winners topped the bill. There were a total of 110 nominees in 24 hedge fund, investor and consultant categories competing for recognition.

Without further ado, Institutional Investor is pleased to announce the following winners:

Lifetime Achievement Award: David Shaw, Founder, D.E. Shaw & Co.

Outstanding Achievement Award: Bruce Zimmerman, CEO and CIO, University of Texas Investment Management Co.

2013 Investor and Consultant Winners

Large Public Plan of the Year ($15 billion or more in assets): New York City Pension Systems

Small Public Plan of the Year (Less than $15 billion in assets): Employees’ Retirement System of Rhode Island

Large Corporate Plan of the Year ($10 billion or more in assets): Citigroup

Small Corporate Plan of the Year (Less than $10 billion in assets): Hartford Financial Services

Large Endowment or Foundation of the Year ($2.5 billion or more): Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Small Endowment or Foundation of the Year (Less than $2.5 billion): Julliard School

Family Office of the Year: Karlin Asset Management

Sovereign Wealth Fund of the Year: China Investment Corp.

Hedge Fund Consultant of the Year: Bruce Ruehl, Aksia

Outsourced CIO of the Year: Hall Capital Partners

2013 Hedge Fund Manager Winners

Institutional Hedge Fund Manager of the Year: D. E. Shaw & Co.

Emerging Hedge Fund Manager of the Year: Marcato Capital Management

Large Fund of Hedge Funds Manager of the Year: Rock Creek Group

Small Fund of Hedge Funds Manager of the Year: Ironwood Capital Management

Early Stage Hedge Fund Investor of the Year: Blackstone Alternative Asset Management

Equity-Focused Hedge Fund Manager of the Year: Omega Advisors

Event-Driven, Equity-Oriented Hedge Fund Manager of the Year: Jana Partners

Credit-Focused Hedge Fund Manager of the Year: Canyon Capital Advisors

Hybrid Hedge Fund Manager of the Year: Atalaya Capital Management

Macro-Focused Hedge Fund Manager of the Year, Systematic/Quantitative: Kepos Capital

Macro-Focused Hedge Fund Manager of the Year, Discretionary: Fortress Investment Group

Multistrategy Hedge Fund Manager of the Year: Citadel

Relative Value Hedge Fund Manager of the Year: Pine River Capital Management

Event-Driven, Multistrategy Hedge Fund Manager of the Year: Perry Capital

Congratulations to all of our winners and nominees for a great year!