Michael Williams is the Founder and Managing Partner at Genesis. Mr. Williams ran his own financial planning and advisory firm based in Atlanta, started in 1982, with offices in New York City prior to merging that practice in 2003 with a multi-billion dollar asset management firm in New York. Upon becoming a partner in that organization, he was able to further expand his skills working under and with some of the best, most professional contrary-value investors on Wall Street. Mr. Williams continues to provide his clients with regular, on-going market insights via email a few times a week. He has appeared for years on CNBC, FOX and Bloomberg TV/radio. He has been covered in articles in Barrons and Welling on Wall Street. Today he focuses his time on helping his long-time clients build toward their financial goals within the confines of an ever-changing market environment. His views focus on crowd psychology, patience, discipline and providing clients the ability to act when most will not.