In Las Vegas, where “you can’t beat the house”, there are a few elite players casinos fear. These are the Advantage Players™ (APs). Experts at “unbeatable” games like blackjack, they dominate by combining superior skill, lightening insight, and razor-sharp instinct, winning when the biggest bets are on the table. An AP and expert blackjack player turned venture capitalist and hedge fund manager who has participated in a billion dollars worth of deals, Joel Block has adapted these skills, attitudes, and philosophies to business. His cage-rattling keynote speeches and media appearances expose Advantage Play™, the art of knowing what comes next because, for APs, winning is inevitable.
About Joel Block, CSP
Money business insider, Joel Block, CPA, CSP is a long-time venture capitalist and hedge fund manager who lives in a Shark Tank world like on TV. Startups regularly pitch ideas to Joel’s company, looking for funding so he has learned to spot likely winners – usually in 3 minutes or less. His quick wit and lightning-fast intuition lead clients to describe Joel as “truthful with style and flair”!
Joel has been demystifying money and giving audiences the inside track on business, financial, and economic topics for 15+ years with strategies from organizing more than 40 different companies. He has advised hundreds more and has taught thousands of people innovative ways to think about profit, leadership, innovation, and sales. Joel sold one of his startups to a Fortune 500 and now is a national media guest and regular speaker on Wall Street, in Silicon Valley, and elsewhere sharing monetary strategies of the nation’s financial elite with corporate and entrepreneurial business audiences.