Ryan Snefsky currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Capital Ingenuity Corporation. He has 15 years of investment experience with equities, equity options, and funds with varying types of legal structures. Prior to founding Capital Ingenuity in 2005, he served as a Registered Representative and Registered Investment Advisor Representative for one of the largest financial services firms in the world. Mr. Snefsky is a graduate of Purdue University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Financial Counseling and Planning. During his freshman year at Purdue, he spent eight months reverse engineering the search results algorithm of one of the world’s largest and most widely known search engines and started one of the first search engine marketing and optimization companies in the U.S. Aside from Mr. Snefsky’s academic and business pursuits, one of his most cherished accomplishments during his time at Purdue was learning to fly at the university’s airport. At the age of 15, Mr. Snefsky lost his step-father on USAir Flight 427, a Boeing 737-300 that crashed several miles from Pittsburgh International Airport in 1994. After conquering what was once his worst fear, he approaches life with a confidence and understanding that there is no obstacle that cannot be overcome.