Military Operations in Financial Markets. In the summer of 2010 using military & mathematic strategies described, Chad created a algorithmic strategy for an investment advisory firm in Denver. In late September the algorithmic strategy was employed across the advisory firms portfolio in the fall of 2010. In December of 2010, the advisory firm won a Lipper fund award for a portfolio that employed this algorithm. (U.S. Balanced/Multi-asset (All Styles) Ranked # 1 ROR 17.45%) Since that time Chad has taken his propriety algorithm and continued to increase it’s power and accuracy. The algorithm currently tracks and trades over 600 stocks, ETFs, and options. Currently, the algorithm has created 5 portfolios, Quatro Kinetic, Hardline, Generator, Sector 9, Robot Defender. Chad has earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Occidental College and an MBA from Pepperdine University. While at Occidental College, Chad enlisted in the United States Marine Corps Reserve. In December 2004, received a commission as Chief Warrant Officer. While serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom, Chad was awarded his second Navy Achievement Medal. Chad Humphrey is the founder of Strategic Options, LLC, an algorithmic quant fund in Denver, Colorado and veteran owned business.