First self employes at 10 mowing lawns and shoveling smow. Held a salaried job since I was 14. handling dangerous chemicals and protecting the lives of thousands of members of my private neighborhood Swim Club. Swim Team Coach at 17. Red Cross certified Life Guard, to train Life Guards, to teach swimming, and in First Aid. Started my own business @ 22 in 1971 and still rated in the top 10 nationally until became disabled due to 80 hour workweeks & accidents on the job working with and managing 115 employees at a time. Degree in music in addition to regular school. Architectural design awards. Land use/zoning expert. Worked my way through College. Happily in love with my wife since 1969. Own a library of 5,000+ books. Awards for some of my personally built custom classic motorcycles. Emory University - Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology & 37 years of discussions with heads of departments. Regular customers - 2 Presidents plus Gorbachev, Senators and Congressmen, Desmund Tutu, Nelson Mandela, Rock stars and more. Adequate plumber, electrician, refirgeration, HVAC, carpenter, electronics and can program computers in 4 languages. I think the proper term is renaissance man!
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I have a Masters degree in Computer Science, and worked for 14 years in development, technical publications and software quality assurance. I have been investing for 20 years. Currently, I do writing, international editing, and photography. My short fiction can be found at http://50centflash.com/ "The fascination with the human face has never left me... Every face I see seems to hide - and sometimes fleetingly to reveal - the mystery of another human being. Capturing this revelation became my goal and passion." – Photographer Philippe Halsman
In search of a better constructed, more efficient, easily replicable portfolio that is properly risk-balanced for growth with lower downside risk. Also scanning the market for high-quality assets at a discounted price.
Investment horizon is always medium- to long-term (12 months or more), and will often act as a contrarian to short-term consensus in order to identify the best longer-term investment opportunities. Tend to focus on technology and energy services sectors.
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Tech Analyst and opportunistic investor focused primarily on micro caps and up and coming technology companies. I am currently in discussions with a partner to develop and launch a investment premium newsletter website. If you are interested in learning more about my premium newsletter or would like to be added to my mailing list you can inbox me.
You can follow my personal trades and invest your own money with me via Instavest www.instavest.com My focus is on ground breaking technology and the companies that will deliver them in the future. I have managed a family portfolio since 2008 that has been focused on growth and income generation. You can follow me on twitter @MattMargolis24