Philip Silverman is Head Trader as well as Managing Partner of P. Silverman & Company. A frequent contributor to the financial media including CNBC and Fox Business Channel, Mr. Silverman founded P. Silverman & Co. in March of 2006. Prior to that, Mr. Silverman was employed by West End Financial Advisors and Sentinel Investment Management Co., an SEC registered investment advisor, where he traded options and managed portfolios for high net worth investors, small institutions and hedge funds. Prior to that, Mr. Silverman managed a portfolio for a private family office while also working as an independent trader and investment advisor. He also worked in the Private Client Group at Merrill Lynch and Co. while at the University of Vermont. Mr. Silverman is a graduate of the University of Vermont, and has an MBA from New York University's Stern School of Business.