Michael J. Martin, CFA, MAI is president and founder of the firm, which has been in operation in its current form since 2005. It is the successor to a prior operation founded in 1994 in Denver, Colorado. Mike went on his own in 1994 after working for Kenneth Leventhal in Washington DC and for Fleet Bank in Providence, Rhode Island. Mike previously worked five years for two firms in Colorado. Mike is a 1983 graduate of the University of Wisconsin.