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SuperStockJockey

SSJ is a MMOG that allows users to compete against others in financial market tournaments using realtime data & win cash prizes. Play to Win

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Media and Entertainment
  • Location New York City, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded February 2010
  • Employees 7
  • Website SuperStockJockey.com

Company Summary

Tournament Trading Technologies powers Super Stock Jockey, an interactive social gaming platform that allows users to “play” the markets through its proprietary trading platform. Using standard tournament format, traders are able to compete for cash prizes while trading the markets against other tournament players to see who does the best. Players come from the the financial community,financial literacy educators and gamers. Trade to Win!

Team

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    Dan VanKohorn
    CTO

    12+ years building computerized financial models and systems, software developer and portfolio manager for VKRA managing commodities fund and serving on investment committee for two global equity funds. Formerly member of JP Morgan Investment’s Applied Research Group building asset allocation models implemented for the allocation of $4.2B

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    Philip Ittleson
    CEO

    Extensive entrepreneurial background with a history of identifying and monetizing core intrinsic values of products and companies. Involved in financing, production, development, and promotion of broadcast and film projects. Active day trader with relevant MMOG experience.

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    Michelle Fenton
    CFO / CFA

    13+ years investment experience - public and private equities. Former Portfolio Manager responsible for Invesco’s $2B technology equity portfolio, top quartile performance, one of the youngest partners in Invesco’s history. Research Analyst for Berger Funds covering retail, healthcare and tech sectors.

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    Paul Presburger
    Business Development Director

    15+ years in international media business development
    An accomplished entertainment industry executive with wide ranging experiences in the film, television and digital media arenas. Worked on launch teams of numerous media businesses including cable channels and Internet based digital media companies in education and entertainment. Keen knowledge of international media landscape having driven partnerships with top media companies in Asia, Euro

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    Dr. Stephen Schreiber
    Chief Knowledge Officer

    Dr. Schreiber is a thought leader in the field of high stakes assessment, as a 30-year veteran in the field, he has been an active participant in the development of computer based testing. Most recently, he was the Executive Vice President (EVP) and Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the Law School Admission Council (LSAC), whose primary product is the Law School Admission Test (LSAT)

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    Andersen Chen
    Strategy Director

    Andersen has been involved in start-up technology opportunities since 2000. Formally, Andersen was the Operations Director of The Carlyle Group's venture fund in Europe. He was previously a founding member of LabMorgan Europe, the e-finance unit of J.P. Morgan which focused on sourcing, investing and incubating early stage ventures. Andersen qualified as a chartered accountant with Touche Rossand is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accounta

Advisors

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    Fenwick & West
    Lawyer
    Unconfirmed

Previous Investors

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    Raymond Learsy
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    Kelly Haughton
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    Other Angels
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