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President and Publisher

Founder, President, and Publisher of Business Financial Publishing, a publisher of specialized investment research and analysis on the Internet. As a serial entrepreneur, my focus is on growing Business Financial Publishing into the best regarded publisher of independent proprietary news, research, and analysis of small and micro cap companies. In this position, I lead our team of internal employees and contractors from our office in downtown Washington DC. In addition to leading the company and directing our growth, products, and expansion plans, I also serve as the Editor of two of our paid subscription products, Growth Report and Rising Star Stocks. As a recognized small and micro cap investment expert, I have written for Dow Jones', and have been quoted, interviewed, or contributed to Barron's, Kipinger's Personal Finance, The Money Show Digest, The Dick Davis Digest,, and

Jan 2000Jun 2001


Next Step Capital

Founder and President of Next Step Capital, an investor relations consulting firm servicing small and micro capitalization clients. At Next Step Capital, Ian assisted publicly traded companies with their corporate communications and shareholder outreach programs.

May 1998Dec 1999

Founder & President

Business Financial Network

Founder of Business Financial Network, Inc. which operated the financial web site provided daily unique investment information, analysis, and commentary from a collection of investment experts. In a couple short years, grew to a well regarded financial web site with an audience of over 100,000 individual investors who were regular users.






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About Business Financial Network

Business Financial Publishing is a leading publisher of investment products dedicated to empowering individual investors through information and education. Our publications are read by tens of thousands of investors worldwide. Our extensive research focuses on uncovering the highest quality companies that will excel both financially and in terms of absolute stock performance in the coming months and years.

About Ian

Ian Wyatt, 28, is the founder and President of Business Financial Publishing. Founded in 2001, Business Financial Publishing is an online lead generation company in the investment sector. The company uses high quality investment research and proprietary analysis to provide individual investors with actionable investment advice. Through aggressive online advertising, the company has grown its database of active users to over one million individual investors. Under Ian's leadership, Business Financial Publishing has grown from $500,000 in sales in 2005 to $7 million in 2007.

Prior to founding Growth Report, Ian served as President of Next Step Capital, a financial consulting and investor relations firm serving publicly traded small cap companies. At Next Step Capital, Ian interacted directly with shareholders, financiers, the financial media, and corporate management. His direct ''hands-on'' experience with the stock market and small cap companies gives him a competitive edge for understanding small cap growth stocks.

Ian served as the President of Venture Studio, a technology development firm. His combined experience in the technology and financial markets puts Ian in a formidable position to understand and interpret technology investment opportunities for Growth Report subscribers. Ian launched Business Financial Network and in 1998. He quickly grew this business to over 200,000 subscribers who regularly depended on the high quality financial content provided by the service.

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I think you have one of the most interesting and most accurate growth newsletters that I have seen in some time. I look forward to every issue.

-C. Fillio Thank you so much for the hard work on every report that you send to me. Every report is valuable and useful for picking a good company and avoiding a bad company to invest in. - V. Yang The quality of your newsletter is outstanding! I like the concentrated reports, highlighting specific stocks. They are short and to the point. In this world of information overload, your reports are refreshing. Also of note is the fact that some of your picks are right on the money. In putting together an aggressive growth portfolio, your reports have not only pointed out some real gems, but also pointed out what I believe to be some very strong long-term trends. You seem to be finding the diamonds in the market. Keep up the good work. I look forward to reading your reports, and recommend you to others. - J.S.