Head of Community Development @ StockTwits. Evangelizing Social Communications for Investors, Traders, & Public Companies. Independent Trader. Former Chicago Board of Trade Member. Long Optimism. Hiking Enthusiast. Not in Chicago anymore.
Invested $1M in May 2009, portfolio now $6.9M~.
Received $1M inheritance, bought high quality "Brand-like" U.S. Companies with a long term outlook. Learning to hedge portfolio by selling $SPY. Trade high risk/reward option setups in cash account.