Phil Pearlman

Phil Pearlman

Phil Pearlman is the Marketing Director at Bank of the Ozarks. Previously, Phil was the interactive editor at Yahoo! Finance and the executive editor at StockTwits. He is a partner at Social Leverage, LLC and makes early-stage investments in web based companies. He is obsessed with the psychosocial aspects of user experience and online community development.

Phil ran a long/short equity hedge fund which focused on behavioral strategies and currently runs a private account. He began his trading career back in the day with a Datek account and an attitude. He has always loved to buy fear and sell euphoria.

Phil earned a doctorate in clinical psychology from Argosy University and a BA in English from the University of Maryland. He lives with his wife and two boys in Montebello, New York.