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Alex Green

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Alexander Green is the Chief Investment Strategist of Investment U. A Wall Street veteran, he has more than 20 years of experience as a research analyst, investment advisor, financial writer and portfolio manager.

Mr. Green has been featured on The O’Reilly Factor, and has been profiled by The Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, Forbes, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, S&A Investor Radio, C-SPAN and CNBC among others.

Mr. Green is also the author of three bestsellers “The Gone Fishin’ Portfolio: Get Wise, Get Wealthy… And Get On With Your Life, The Secret of Shelter Island: Money and What Matters” and “Beyond Wealth: The Road Map to a Rich Life.”

Alexander Reiss

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Based out of the New York office, Mr. Reiss is a Director in the Financial Institutions sector, covering Closed-End Funds. Prior to joining Stifel, Mr. Reiss was an analyst with Ryan Beck & Co. (Gruntal) as well as various media and advertising companies.
 
Mr. Reiss completed his undergraduate degree at American University and his MBA from Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College.

Andrew Horowitz

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Andrew is the President and Founder of Horowitz & Company, a Registered Investment Advisor. He has been managing money for individual and corporate clients since the late 1980’s and has taken his disciplines derived from decades of experience in financial and investment management to create a unique system of investment strategies.
 
Beyond his daily work as a professional money manager, Andrew writes a financial blog and is also the host of The Disciplined Investor Podcast, which is Top 10 iTunes and featured on several podcast directories. His blog and podcast provides advice for investors of all levels with the goal of helping individuals take control of their financial situation by teaching from the vantage point of a pro trader and investor. In addition, Andrew writes for the AOL Finance and MSN Money sites.

Arthur Berman

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Arthur Berman is a petroleum geologist with 32 years of industry experience. He has been an independent geological consultant since 1999 and worked for Amoco Production Company for 20 years before then. He is an editor of The Oil Drum and a member of the National Petroleum Council. He has published more than 50 articles on petroleum, geology and technology over the past several years. He has made more than 30 presentations to investment and petroleum industry conferences, scientific society meetings, and E&P companies over the past year. He has done television interviews on CNN and BNN, and is widely quoted in the national and world press for his views on the oil and gas industry. He has a BA from Amherst College and an MS from the Colorado School of Mines.

Bill Poulos

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Bill Poulos has been trading the markets since 1974. He’s a retired automotive executive who holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering, and a Master’s degree in Business Administration, with a major in Finance. In his over 30 years of trading experience, Bill has developed dozens of trading systems and methods. In 2001, he formed Profits Run, Inc. to impart his trading experience and wisdom to others so they could shortcut their learning curve and ultimately potentially skyrocket their earnings in the markets.

Braden Copeland

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Braden Copeland is Editor at Large for Stansberry & Associates Investment Research. Previously, he was editor of the newsletter "Inside Strategist" and co-editor of "Stansberry's Investment Advisory" with Porter Stansberry.
 
Braden graduated from Duke University with a mechanical engineering degree in 1994. After school, Braden co-founded a large multi-family real estate development firm that subsequently sold several of its communities to a publicly traded REIT.
 
During his professional career Braden has also raced stock cars and advised and provided the seed capital for several start-up businesses including a Grammy-winning music act.

Bradford Cooke

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Mr. Cooke is a professional geologist with 30 years experience in the mining industry, specializing in the financing, acquisition, exploration and development of mineral deposits. B.Sc. Geology degree (Honors), Queens University, Kingston ON, 1976. M.Sc. Geology degree, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, 1984. From 1976 to 1982, worked as project geologist managing mineral exploration programs for uranium, base metals and precious metals across Canada with Noranda Mines, Shell Minerals and Chevron Minerals. Between 1983 and 1987, owned and operated Cooke Geological Consultants Ltd., discovering several high grade gold vein deposits for clients in British Columbia. In 1988, Mr. Cooke launched Canarc Resource Corp., a junior gold exploration and mining company focused on exploring and developing prospective gold properties throughout North, Central and South America. Canarc successfully delineated a 1.3 million oz gold resource at its core asset, the New Polaris project in BC. and is currently focused on developing New Polaris into western Canada's next high grade gold mine. In 2003 Brad formed Endeavour Silver Corp. for the express purpose of acquiring advanced high-grade silver projects in Mexico. Within six months of acquiring the Guanacevi Mines project in Durango, Endeavour discovered and developed into production the new high-grade Porvenir silver mine. Today, Endeavour is one of the fastest growing primary producers of silver worldwide. Has successfully raised over CA$200 million in equity and joint venture financings for resource projects since 1988. Involved in several grass roots gold discoveries over the past 20 years. Published several geological/geochemical papers in leading technical journals. Member in good standing of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia, The Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, The Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada, the B.C.- Yukon Chamber of Mines, and a Fellow of the Geological Association of Canada.

Brett Eversole

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Brett Eversole is the lead analyst for Dr. Steve Sjuggerud’s True Wealth and True Wealth Systems research services. He is also an active contributor to the DailyWealth e-letter.
 
Brett joined Stansberry & Associates in 2010. He has designed dozens of profitable investment systems since then, including developing the investment relationships used in our True Wealth Systems program and service.
 
A graduate of Ball State University with a B.S. in Actuarial Science, Brett’s background in mathematics, risk assessment, probabilities, and statistics makes Brett the ideal analyst to work alongside Dr. Steve Sjuggerud and contribute his skills to these S&A research services.

Brian Sullivan

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Brian Sullivan is co-anchor of CNBC's "Street Signs " (Mondays-Friday, 2 p.m.-3 p.m. ET). He joined CNBC in May 2011 and is based at the network's Global Headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
Sullivan has more than 15 years of financial broadcasting experience, having served as an anchor at Fox Business Network and prior to that as producer, reporter and anchor at Bloomberg Television.
He is recognized as one of the first financial journalists to highlight the risks of the housing bubble and his 2007 special "Subprime Shockwaves" won the NY CPA Society Excellence in Financial Journalism award and was nominated for the prestigious Gerald Loeb Award.
Prior to joining Bloomberg in 1997, Sullivan traded chemical commodities for Mitsubishi International.
Sullivan has a B.A. in political science from Virginia Tech, a law degree from Brooklyn Law School and is an avid auto racer.

Britt Beemer

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In 1979, after a career managing or consulting on sixteen congressional and senatorial campaigns, with their exacting research and demanding strategic planning, Britt Beemer founded America’s Research Group About ARG, a full-service consumer behavior research and strategic marketing firm.
 
Recognized nationally as a premier marketing strategist, Britt Beemer has gained wide acclaim for his work on how, when and why consumers select their products and services. His client list encompasses many industries, including home furnishings, appliances and electronics, financial services, specialty and mass retailing, healthcare provider institutions, manufacturers, and others.
 
Beemer has spoken on numerous programs for major industry and trade groups and continues to lecture in seminars and workshops. America’s Research Group conducts annual client conferences designed to update its customers on emerging consumer trends. His knowledge of consumer preferences increases monthly as ARG conducts thousands of additional shopper interviews.
 
Britt’s work has been cited in the media including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Investors Business Daily, CNN Business Day, Nightly Business Report, and many others. In addition, Beemer’s work has provided the basis for major stories reporting national studies in industry publications such as Best’s Review, Supermarket News, Chain Store Age Executive, Sporting Goods Dealer, and Automotive News. Hear Britt’s Audio file Audio where he discusses the importance of a focused marketing vision.
 
He is the author of PREDATORY MARKETING , a book on strategic marketing. His second book, IT TAKES A PROPHET TO MAKE A PROFIT, is about emerging trends of the millennium. By identifying the seismic shifts that have occurred in the American marketplace, businesses can stay one-step ahead of coming trends.
 
Britt Beemer’s expertise covers each phase of survey research including questionnaire design, sample construction, and data analysis, but especially interpretation. He serves as the senior director of research at America’s Research Group, where he personally reviews all research and prepares and presents each strategic marketing plan.
 
Many clients hail Britt Beemer as the “brightest marketing mind of this decade”.