Head of Community Development @ StockTwits. Evangelizing Social Communications for Investors, Traders, & Public Companies. Independent Options Trader. Short Gamma, Long Optimism. Hiking Enthusiast. Not in Chicago anymore.
I spent 3 years in the military 2 tours in Vietnam. I worked as a high voltage lineman for over 30 years,I retired in 2004,Now I am learning to trade and find it very challenging We also travel around our motorhome and are working on a bucket list.
I started WS in '82, the DJI was under 800. I was involved in Stocks, Options, and Bonds. I've been inside NYSE in '84. I stop trading 12 yrs ago, too much travelling to overseas, not anymore since July 2010. I start trading again early 2012.