Allan Woods Recognized in Madison Who’s Who Registry Tuesday, Oct 21 2008 

Madison Who's Who member - Alan Woods

Marketing Veteran Gets Added to Honor Roll

Allan Woods, current President of the New York Amateur Sports Alliance and an exemplar of vigor in the golden years, is added to the honor roll of Madison Who’s Who.

After a successful thirty-one year marketing career with IBM/Lexmark, Mr. Woods has re-directed his energies toward the promotion of amateur athletics in New York State. More specifically, he has re-dedicated himself to the spread of men’s field hockey as a popular sport in the United States through his involvement at all levels, from community to Olympic preparation.



Local Madison Who’s Who on the Front Lines of the Global Financial Crisis Saturday, Oct 11 2008 

While the global markets writhe and shake at the slightest tremor of doubt from any sector, recently recognized Madison Who’s Who recipient Mr. George Daskaleas’ has a deeper understanding of global financial assets.  This deeper understanding has been built upon his knowledge of and insights into not only obscure macro-economic theory, but the tendencies of man.

Prior entering into the business world, Mr. Daskaleas received a B.A. in both engineering and business economics, an MBA from Trinity College & University in the United Kingdom, and a Ph.D. in Financial Analysis.
After completing his education, Mr. Daskaleas worked for several years as both a trader and an analyst, building his resume throughout the 90s, eventually attaining the title of Director of Asset Management for Dynamic Securities S.A., an investment and trading firm located in Athens, Greece.  Recognized by his professional community and the trade organizations with which he has affiliated himself, he was named “Man of the Year” in 2000 by a Greek economic journal.

Mr. Daskaleas has produced a prolific corpus of work, including thousands of daily published reports on the ASE, NYSE, and FX market.  He has also set himself up as a vigorous educator, providing numerous lectures and seminars throughout the world at various economic consortiums.

In 2002, Mr. Daskaleas founded his own financial consulting firm, Investment Consultants Ltd., which eventually became PK Consultants USA, Inc., a wall street investing firm focused on the FX market.  In his current position as Founder and CEO, George Daskaleas incorporates his personal credo in his company’s corporate motto, “First comes the client’s need”.

In his private life, Mr. Daskaleas enjoys boxing and personal computing.