Retired CEO of The Burton Group, a chain of women's specialty department in North Carolina. Co-Founder of The Old South Marlin Club, an international big game fishing club that actively participates in world-wide conservation efforts for Big Game Sport Fish. We support efforts to minimize wasteful harvest practices and maximize the viability and recovery of these amazing animals. Our mission is to ensure the longevity of Sport Fishing species for generations to come, The Old South Marlin Club anglers emphasize the Tag and Release Conservation Program whenever possible.
Research Edge, LLC (http://www.researchedgellc.com/) is the leading real-time research firm. Focused exclusively on generating and delivering actionable investment ideas, the firm combines quantitative, bottoms-up and macro analysis with an emphasis on timing. The Research Edge team features some of the world’s most regarded research analysts – united around a vision of independent, un-compromised real-time investment research as a service.
We measure ourselves on our core values: Transparency, Accountability, and Trust.
James Altucher was the managing director of Formula Capital, an asset management firm and fund of hedge funds. He's written five books on investing: Trade Like a Hedge Fund, Trade Like Warren Buffett, SuperCash, The Forever Portfolio, and his latest book, The Choose Yourself Guide To Wealth. He currently writes at Jamesaltucher.com and has released a newsletter, The Altucher Report.
Mr. Altucher is the founder of Stockpickr.com, a social network for finance that had millions of unique visitors per month when it was sold to TheStreet.com in 2007. He has written over 200 columns for The Financial Times and has written for TheStreet.com, Forbes, Yahoo Finance, Fidelity.com, and other publications. He was also the founder of a web services firm, Reset Inc, which he sold in 1998, at which time he became a partner at VC firm, 212 Ventures/Investcorp. Mr. Altucher regularly appears on CNBC, Fox News, Fox Business, and CNN Radio, and is also in his spare time a nationally ranked chess master. Mr. Altucher received his BA at Cornell University and attended graduate school for computer science at Carnegie Mellon University.
You can follow him on twitter @jaltucher.
INVESTOR / SENIOR MANAGEMENT EXECUTIVE / STRATEGIC BUSINESS LEADER / BUSINESS MODEL DESIGN INSTRUCTOR, COACH, MENTOR
CEO and founder of a packaging company with activities in Canada, China, Mexico and Chile.
Former CEO, CFO and COO of Reynolds Food Packaging Canada (an ALCOA company) and was also involved in startup operations in France, Spain and Ukraine.
Proactive and business-minded leader experienced in steering organizations through complex transitions and building empowered and talented work teams within highly competitive industries.
Business activities, due diligence and startups in Canada, Chile, China, France, Mexico, Spain and Ukraine.
Proven expertise in defining, implementing and delivering business goals. Catalyst in optimizing performance, enhance productivity, and driving profit growth.
Instructor, coach and mentor for the CPA Strategic Leadership Program for many years. The program is part of the process of becoming a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant / Certified Management Accountant (CPA/CMA). Conduct Business Model Design -Strategy workshops.
The early part of my career was in the Montreal tech industry at companies that developed software and hardware. As CEO and CFO, I was the key driver for IT development in several international companies.
I have been online since before the Internet existed and operate several hobby web sites one of which, www.Westfalia.org, is the most popular web site in the world for VW Westfalia camping-van enthusiasts (approx. 30,000 registered users).
Professional designation of FCPA (Chartered Professional Accountant with Fellowship), FCMA (Certified Management Accountant with Fellowship)
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