Alan Kotok is a Washington, DC-based reporter and writer on science, technology, business, and public policy, and editor and publisher of Science Business, an online news service on the value chain connecting scientific discovery with the marketplace. Kotok previously was managing editor of Science Careers, the online employment, career development, and funding portal of Science Magazine.
I’m a 64 year old retiree managing my personal portfolio consisting primarily of stocks and mutual funds seeking to diversify/invest in the biochemical and medical fields. As a 1971 graduate of The University of West Georgia I was employed by Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., for 17 years as a Business Analyst and Sales Representative for the Credit Services Division. Was Regional VP Credit Advisors, Inc., for 3 years then employed by SunGard Data Systems, Inc. as a Sales Representative, Computer Services Division for 8 years, specializing in the Telecommunication and Billing Services Software. I was active on my own account as a writer and President of Oak Valley Press, Inc. (Now discontinued)