John Mitchell

General Information

John Mitchell
Fool Since:
December 26 2013
Where I Live:
Western Slope, CO
Where I Grew Up:
Virginia Beach, VA

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium High
Risk Tolerance:
Investing Style:
Motley (i.e. Anything goes!)
Portfolio Size:
Small (1-3 Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Stock annuities (w/daily lock-in) Corporate Bonds, stocks

Investing Expertise

Greatest Investment:
HCA Bonds; StarTek; Fastneal; Costco
Worst Investment:
Fair Trade coffee start-up

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
I am an undergraduate & graduate GI Bill success story.
Job Title
Company / Organization
Snowpack Public Relations
Former Jobs
Manager, COO, CEO


Personal Quote:
"You don't need a weatherman to tell you which way the sun is shining."
My Interests:
Photography, hiking, skiing
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
My next friend.
Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
My wife is a great cook.
Favorite Vacation Spots:
I live there - the Western Slope of Colorado.
Favorite Sports or Teams:
English Premiere League Soccer & the Winter Olympics
Favorite Movies:
"The Shipping News"; "Groundhog Day"; "Amadeus"; 'Best in Show"
Favorite Board Games:
Cards Against Humanity & dominoes
Favorite Video Games:
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Blues & TexMex (Tom Russell, Alejandro Escovedo)
Great Books Read Recently:
"House of Rain", Craig Childs; Audacity of Hops ", Tom Acatelli" ;"Tutankhamun; The Untold Story" ,Thomas Hoving; "Love & Terror on the Howling High Plains of Nowhere", Poe Ballantine; '"The Man Who Loved Books Too Much" Allison Hoover Bartlett; "The Shipping News" Annie Proux
Book Currently Reading:
"Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher", Timothy Eagan

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