George A. Haloulakos, MBA, is a Chartered Financial Analyst [CFA] and consultant: DBA Spartan Research and Consulting, Inc. specializing in finance, strategy and new business ventures (1995-to date). Author of DOLLAR$ AND SENSE: A Workbook on the ABCs of Investments, George has published over 300 security analyst reports on diversified companies and industries. Lifetime member of Strathmore's Who's Who Registry of Business Leaders with over 30 years of experience in the aforementioned areas that includes corporate business experience (1981-1994) in asset management, securities research and investment banking, and as a university instructor (1998-to date) in finance, economics, management and mathematics. George holds an MBA in Finance and BS (Summa Cum Laude) in Quantitative Business Analysis from the Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, where he was a graduate assistant in finance & business economics. In addition, he holds Certificates of Completion from the Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology and Monterey Institute of International Studies. He is a member of the ordained clergy of the Orthodox Church in America with the rank/title of Reverend Protodeacon.