Steven Cordovano

Mr. Cordovano has worked in portfolio management for more than 25 years. After selling a publishing company he founded, Mr. Cordovano began his financial services career in the Capital Markets division of Shearson Lehman Brothers in 1984.  At Shearson he managed discretionary accounts for high net worth individuals and pension plans. From 1994 to 2005, he was a general partner in Gulfstream Partners, L.P., a long/short equity hedge fund that invested in multiple-sectors of the U.S. equity markets for individuals and pension funds.  At Gulfstream Partners, Mr. Cordovano performed detailed analysis on companies in various sectors including energy, technology, health care and retail.  The fund was ranked by Financial World Magazine as the #1 performing hedge fund over three years, from 1994 to 1996. From 2005 until 2009 Mr. Cordovano was the General Partner of HealthCare 250 LP. 

Mr. Cordovano is a regular contributor to such websites as Seeking Alpha and Forbes.com.  

Mr. Cordovano attended business school at Villanova University and received his undergraduate degree from Manhattanville College. 

Rush Howe Sr.

A veteran of Wall Street, Mr. Howe had a successful career as a Financial Consultant at Merrill Lynch from 1970-2004 when he retired as Vice President, to manage his own investments.  He graduated from Duquesne University and served in the U.S. Navy from 1966-1970.  In addition to various investment licenses he was also a Certified Financial Planner. 

Mr. Howe advises HarborView Capital regarding client relationships, marketing and various operational aspects.

Jack O'Dea

Strategic Worldwide, Founding Member/CEO

Mr. O'Dea is CEO and Founding Partner of Strategic Worldwide LLC, an introducing broker for alternative investments.  Mr. O'Dea was instrumental in developing commodity related hedging products in Asia in the 1980's and launching Asia's first institutional alternative investments funds representing more than $1billion of AUM in the 1990's.  He has held various senior institutional positions throughout his career at some of the top firms on Wall Street including Drexel Burnham Lambert, Dean Witter Reynolds and Morgan Stanley.

He is active in local, state and national politics, and contributes his time to various charities. 

Mr. O'Dea advises HarborView Capital on marketing related issues.