Brian first earned recognition from the Institutional Investor All-America Research Team in 1999 and he and/or his firm have earned subsequent awards in II along with the Wall Street Journal and Starmine. He has created several industrial sector research innovations including the seminal Multi-Industry Greybook (2001), ROIC based deal analysis, revenue component analysis and business unit trends. Buy side experience includes seven years high net worth advisory work and coverage of 70% of the S&P 500 at various points in time and he built a trade and recommendation track record of +750 basis points, 4X risk budget and a 60% win rate in 18 months at a large state pension. Formerly with Credit Suisse First Boston, Wachovia Securities and Ohio Public Employees Retirement System. Mr. Langenberg is a former Naval Intelligence officer with deep expertise in logistics, trade, and geopolitics. He made successful contributions in building country studies, expeditionary warfare planning, personnel security and intelligence collection and received the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal for service during Grenada in 1983. He is a member of the U.S. Naval Institute, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), The American Legion, and the Navy League of the United States. A proven strategic thinker, leader and mentor, he has turned around a graduate business school, built a high profile speakers program, and currently serves as a Director of Power Source Technologies. Brian teaches strategy, security analysis and finance at Northeastern Illinois University and also serves in various capacities with the CFA Institute – Chicago as needed and is an adult leader in the Boy Scouts of America.