About Tom Staudt
Tom Staudt joined ARK in June 2014. As ARK’s Chief Operating Officer (in the interim), Tom manages and oversees the daily operations of the firm. As ARK’s Director of Product Development, Tom screens financial markets for new opportunities and evaluates and implements ARK’s product portfolio.
Prior to joining ARK, he worked in a media sales and consulting role for WILX-TV, an NBC affiliated television station for Central Michigan. Prior to WILX-TV, Tom interned at Fidelity Investments in their mutual fund department, and also consulted on millennial investing behavior to TIAA-CREF.
Tom received his Bachelor of Business Administration, magna cum laude, in Finance and Economics from the University of Notre Dame, a Master of Arts in Telecommunications Policy from Michigan State University, a Master of Science in New Media Management from the Newhouse School at Syracuse University, and his Master of Business Administration from Cornell University.
Research by Tom Staudt
December 02, 2017 | by Tom Staudt | Market Insights
Israel is a world leader in the development of innovative products and services with companies that are advancing scientific research and enhancing every sector of the global economy. Ranked highly in the world for technological advancements and entrepreneurship, and responsible for many innovations, Israel has earned its status as an innovation powerhouse. Named the 10th […]January 21, 2015 | by Tom Staudt | Digital
On October 20th, we published a piece reaffirming our opinion on Netflix, and offering an alternative view on the companies strategic decisions, original programming approach, and market expansion. (Read Full Article Here). This piece is an update following the Jan 20th earnings call. INTERNATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES Following launches across Europe, Netflix announced during its fourth quarter earnings call that it […]October 20, 2014 | by Tom Staudt | Digital
UPDATE: Tom Staudt continued his analysis of Netflix following the results of the January 20th, 2015 earnings call. The updated post can be found here. Over the past week, investors’ faith in Netflix has been shaken. Following its earnings announcement on Wednesday, and amidst a tumultuous week on Wall Street, its share price fell almost […]