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The Cheat Sheet

The Cheat Sheet is one of the largest media companies in the U.S. with over 19,000,000 monthly unique visitors and 110,000,000 monthly page views. Our mission is to provide succinct, value-added analyses for busy news consumers in a mobile world. Simply put, and as our trademark Cheat Sheet suggests, the content we produce is a distillation, or, a “cheat sheet,” so that our busy and mobile readers can quickly extract the key points they need in language they can understand.

The company was named the #1 Social Media Influencer on Wall Street according to Forbes, a finalist for the Forbes List of America’s Most Promising Companies in 2011, as well as a top financial outlet according to the Wall Street Journal.

The Cheat Sheet is distributed through world-class platforms such as Yahoo! and USA Today. Our work has been cited in top finance and trading outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Harvard Business Review, Newsweek, The Atlantic, CBS MoneyWatch, and many more.

Damien Hoffman

Damien Hoffman is a Co-Founder of Wall St. Cheat Sheet. After graduating early with honors from Duke University, he raised private equity with friends during the late Nineties to launch a successful start-up. Mr. Hoffman went on to work for boutique sports investment bank Inner Circle LLP, where he worked on the sale of the NBA franchise New Jersey Nets to Brooklyn real estate development firm Forest City Ratner Companies. Mr. Hoffman also graduated with honors from the University of Miami School of Law as a Dean’s Merit Scholar. He clerked at the Florida Supreme Court for the Honorable Justice Kenneth Bell and Central Staff. Mr. Hoffman appears on Yahoo! Finance, Fox Business Network, and has spoken at elite institutions such as Harvard and Duke.

Derek Hoffman

Derek Hoffman is Co-Founder and currently the CEO of Wall St. Cheat Sheet. He is a regular contributor to CNNMoney. In 2012, Forbes named him #1 on their list of Top 10 Social Media Influencers on Wall Street. Mr. Hoffman has handled media investment and tactical strategy planning for Procter & Gamble and Gillette’s national asset portfolio. He has also worked in private wealth management for Morgan Stanley. Mr. Hoffman graduated early from the University of Michigan’s world-class economics department.

Tracy Sigler is currently the COO of Wall St. Cheat Sheet. Mr. Sigler is a veteran of several start-ups including the popular financial media company The Motley Fool, where he worked for eight years in a variety of roles. As Vice President of Web Operations, he and his team were responsible for the performance and profitability of Fool.com.

Aabha Rathee is currently the Editor-in-Chief at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. She graduated from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University with a Master’s degree in Journalism. She formerly spent four years as a senior reporter for a newspaper in New Delhi.

Mark Knapp is currently the Weekend Managing Editor at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Asian Studies from the University of Michigan.

Mont Cessna is currently Marketing Manager at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. He graduated from Drexel University with a Bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in marketing and has a background in professional writing.

Catherine Sum is currently an Assistant Editor at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. She graduated with Highest Honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism.

Jillian Gorry is currently an Assistant Editor at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. She graduated from Pace University with a Bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature, and her writing has been featured in several publications, including Travel + Leisure.

Eric McWhinnie is the Senior Stocks Commentator and Feature Writer at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. He formerly worked at State Street and Waddell & Reed in the financial advisor services. He graduated cum laude from the University of Central Missouri with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance. In 2012, Forbes named him #4 on their list of Top 10 Social Media Influencers on Wall Street.

Dan Ritter is currently a Feature Writer at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Professional Writing from Champlain College.

Meghan Foley is currently a Feature Writer at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in History from the University of California at Berkeley and a Master’s degree in Journalism from Boston University.

Nathanael Arnold is currently a Feature Writer at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a Bachelor’s degree in English.

Justin Lloyd-Miller is currently a Feature Writer at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business from Champlain College.

Jacqueline Sahagian is currently a Feature Writer at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. She graduated with Honors from the University of Michigan with a degree in English Language and Literature and a minor in Cultural Anthropology.

Anthea Mitchell is currently a Feature Writer at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. She Graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a Bachelor’s in Art and Design, cum laude.

Colleen Casey is currently a Feature Writer at Wall St. Cheat Sheet. She graduated early from Miami University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, cum laude. She also holds a Master of Arts in Modern History from King’s College London.

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