Advantage Futures Promotes Michael O'Hara to President, Professional Trader Group

Dec 08, 2010, 11:50 ET from Advantage Futures

CHICAGO, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Advantage Futures, the premier technology-focused futures brokerage firm, today announced the promotion of Michael O'Hara to the role of President, Professional Trader Group. Joseph Guinan, Founder, Chairman and CEO, Advantage Futures, made the announcement.

"Mike's significant contribution to our growth makes him the perfect person to lead our Professional Trader effort. Mike blends a unique combination of industry knowledge and technology expertise with a deep commitment to client service. He inspires this attitude in his team and elevates the level of client service throughout the firm," said Mr. Guinan.

Mike O'Hara has been with Advantage Futures since its inception in 2003. As President, Professional Trader Group, Mike's responsibilities include managing the firm's sales activities directed at Professional Traders and Proprietary Trading Groups. He most recently served as Senior Vice President of the Professional Trader Group. Mike began his career as a clerk on the CME floor after earning a bachelors degree from the University of Illinois.

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