Jay Berkman is a 20+ year securities and options market veteran, and currently a principal of JLC Group, a marketing/business development boutique. A former member of the CBOE, Amex, and NYSE, Berkman played a senior role in the development of BondNet, a pioneer electronic trading platform for corporate bonds, and he has advised, among others, Rareview Macro LLC, Louis Capital FX, ETF and options market execution firm WallachBeth Capital, Bank of New York Mellon, high yield bond firm Miller Tabak Roberts Securities, Interactive Brokers, and energy trader MBF Clearing Corp ================ Jay Berkman - Jay provides three decades of senior level business development, capital raising, and marketing roles for global corporations, turn-arounds, and leading edge start-ups within the financial markets, insurance, new media, technology, and entertainment sectors. A former member of the NYSE, ASE, and CBOE, Jay's roles have included establishing an insurance claims administration company and overseeing $20 million in pending claims; he raised initial venture capital and served as one of 4 co-founders of an electronic exchange platform for fixed income products (later acquired by a global bank where he then served as a senior business development executive); Interim CEO of a NASDAQ-listed entertainment company; and Global Marketing Executive for an international on-line brokerage. Jay graduated from George Washington University with a BBA in Finance/Accounting
Former long-time business editor of major US women's magazine and contributing editor at dozens of different "trade" and consumer publications. Author of over 3,000 print magazine articles in past 30 years.
Penn Ph.D., centrist Republican.
Please visit my blogsites:
Baby Boomers-The Angriest Generation http://angriestgeneration.wordpress.com
The Rest of U.S. (for and about political Centrists) http://newcentristera.wordpress.com
and my brand-new blog about Markets:
Capital Punishment-Markets Through the Looking Glass http://marketslookingglass.wordpress.com