Ever since August 1996, my mission has been to express an entertaining, readable and hopefully refreshing viewpoint on the financial world.
Best wishes and investments
Steven Jon Kaplan
Steven Jon Kaplan - CEO
Steven Jon Kaplan began TrueContrarian.com in August 1996 as a weekly blog and later expanded this to a daily newsletter with intraday updates in February 2006. He has been trading his own account, and those of family and close friends, since 1981, and handles separately managed accounts for qualified clients. As a registered investment advisor, Steve charges a 20 % performance fee on net profits and no management fees. He has been quoted in Barron's, Market Watch, Dow Jones Newswires, Seeking Alpha, Kitco, and elsewhere and has appeared on Market Watch cable TV with Stacey Delo.
Steve enjoys running with the New York Road Runners Club, composing and performing on piano and voice, writing stories, and traveling to unique places. He enjoys hearing from anyone about a wide range of topics, so please let him know what you think about the web site or whatever is on your mind. You can find his music on ReverbNation.
Danielle Kerani Oberdier - Business Manager
Finance. Music. Fashion. Northwestern Grad. All out of NYC.
Glen Charlow - Graphic Designer/Video Services
Glen is also an Actor/Singer/Dancer with his own one-man show, a tribute to his favorite Red head.
Loraine Heller - Lead Secretary
Loraine Heller joined True Contrarian in 2009 to field phone calls and help Steve stay in touch personally with his many subscribers. Loraine has worn many hats, including teacher, advertising copywriter, and most recently, Peace Corps Volunteer, where she served in Ukraine from 2005 through 2007. Loraine holds a B.A. in Linguistics from UCLA and a master’s degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages from Hunter College. She currently teaches English composition to foreign students at La Guardia Community College in New York City.