Vad Yazvinski, CFA
CIO of The Jordan Company
Vad Yazvinski is the Chief Investment Officer of The Jordan Company (TJC) and the Portfolio Manager for JCAM. Prior to joining TJC in 2008, Mr. Yazvinski was employed by Total System Services, Inc. where he held various finance and corporate strategy related positions focused on the process of identifying, valuing and performing due diligence for numerous acquisition targets.
Mr. Yazvinski has authored numerous investment related articles for MSN Money, Motley Fool and Investor Place Media. He was one of the featured MSN Money Show panelists in Orlando, San Francisco, Washington, DC and Las Vegas. Mr. Yazvinski has won several model portfolio management competitions. In 2006, he was the first official winner of MSN Money’s Strategy Lab Open. In 2007, he was the winner of Strategy Lab Round 17 and the 2008 runner-up of Strategy Lab Round 18. From 2003-2007, he was recognized as a Marketocracy Master (the top 100 out of 50,000+ model portfolio managers) for Marketocracy Data Services, LLC.
Mr. Yazvinski graduated summa cum laude from Western Carolina University with a BSBA double major in both Finance and Accounting. He also attended Belarusian National Technical University focusing on economics and management.
Mr. Yazvinski holds a Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Society of Atlanta. In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors for Vytron Corporation, Prime Technological Services, LLC and PolyPortables, LLC.