Mark Simon (Economics 1970) is the President and Chief Financial Officer of Evershore Financial Group. Mr. Simon, who has 40 years of experience in the investment business holds, a BA in economics from Michigan State University as well as an MBA in finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He has hosted two different shows on NBC TV channel 5 as well as a daily radio program. Mr. Simon has also worked on Wall Street, where he was a partner in a major NYSE firm. He moved to Florida to become President and CFO of Florida’s largest life insurance companies where he managed a portfolio of almost $1 Billion and beat the market 7 out of 8 years. As President, he increased shareholder value of the life insurance company by over 30 times. Prior to joining Evershore Financial Group he was the managing partner of another money managing firm.