Get to know Broc White—our mountain-biking, stock market investing, Game-of-Thrones-loving, Software Integration Engineer—through our latest Coffee & Conversation feature!
Q. Describe your “perfect” meal, complete with dessert.
A. Filet mignon cooked medium with a big side of loaded mashed potatoes and asparagus.
Q. What’s something about you that might surprise people?
A. I’m not just a nerd. I’m an adrenaline junkie that makes a second home at the gym.
Q. What’s something you know more about than most people?
A. Than most people? Algorithm based investing, but there is always someone out there you can learn from.
Q.What is one of your favorite places that you’ve traveled to? Why?
A. The Cayman Islands. It’s a pretty small little island with tons of amazing people and beautiful water.
Q.What’s your favorite movie? Favorite book (or favorite Artist/Band)
A. I’m more inclined to watch TV shows rather than movies, but Game of Thrones might as well be an incredible long movie. My favorite book would be The Giver.
Q. If you could have dinner with one person (living or dead) who would it be?
A. Jordan Belfort. Although what he did was highly illegal…he was one of the most brilliant stock brokers of our time and understood the system greater than almost anyone.
Q.What’s something you’re passionate about?
A. Programming and stock market investing
Q. What’s something you would tell yourself 10 years ago?
A. Start putting money in SPX. It’s going to skyrocket.
Q. If you could master one skill you don’t have right now, what would it be?
Q. What are your personal hobbies?
A. Mountain biking, hiking, lifting, and binging Netflix.
Q.Who inspires you?
A. Other than my parents I don’t have a specific person, but the passion I see in the work other people do drives me to do better myself, regardless of the field.
Broc, it’s an absolute honor and joy to have you at EB!