Jeff Bishop is a founding partner and overseeing editor of Beacon Equity Research. He has over 10 years experience in investment and research analysis. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Finance and a Master's degree in Economics both from the University of Texas. Previously, he was a real estate analyst for a prominent financial services firm in Dallas. He has owned, or partnered, in several small businesses and has performed consulting for a wide variety of business start-ups. He has also been a writer for several prominent online financial websites over the years. Jeff is also a member of the international MENSA organization.