Ari Blaine is a partner in Uptick Capital LLC (http://www.uptickcapital.com/). Mr. Blaine is the CEO of Zahav Resources a private mining holding company. Prior to Uptick Capital, he was a partner managing money in a long short hedge fund whose focus was small caps. Ari was a Managing Director at Sand Brothers, a Member firm of the NYSE; prior to Sands, he was a Senior Auditor at Deloitte and Touche. Ari graduated from Yeshiva University Sy Syms School of Business.