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EVAN BENJAMIN POLLACK

125 W. Beaver Ave Apt 3 State College, PA 16801 (717)-578-7725 ebp5004@psu.edu 1801 Shawan Lane York, PA 17406

EDUCATION:
The Pennsylvania State University Bachelor’s of Science in Finance, Bachelor’s of Arts in Economics Minor: Information Systems Cumulative GPA 3.49/4.0 National Scholar’s Honors Society, The National Society of Collegiate Scholars University Park, PA Anticipated Graduation: December 2010

EXPERIENCE:
Penn-Waste, Inc
York, PA Investment Intern May 2008-August 2008 • Provided in depth analysis on current positions in the portfolio owned by CEO, Scott Wagner • Researched stocks on the NASDAQ and NYSE, and studied all economic issues around the country and world and presented the information and opinion through an E-mail report, or one-on-one • Increased the portfolio by $700,000 in three months through the buying and selling of securities

College Works Painting
Branch Operator Intern • Hired, trained and managed a six employee branch • Designed and implemented marketing plan which led to a 39 % booking rate • Earned net revenues exceeding $50,000 with a 24% profit margin • Responsible for production management, customer relations and quality control

York, PA Feb. 2009-Sept. 2009

Landscaping
Owner Operator • Built business from one client to five in three summers through client referrals • Increased revenue 300%, from $500-$2000 in the span of three summers

York, PA June 2005-August 2007

Mitrick-Pollack Orthopedics
Office Assistant • Trained 15-20 staff assistants on new computer program which transferred hard copies of patient records to computer files

York, PA June 2005-August 2005

ACTIVITIES:
Penn State Investment Association (PSIA)
Analyst, Healthcare Sector • Researched competitors, segments generating revenue, and key statistics of certain stocks • Created Power Point presentations on stocks within the healthcare sector such as Novartis • Presented recommendations on buying stocks such as Novartis (NVS) to 100 people University Park, PA Sept. 2007-August 2009

Penn State Hillel

Sept. 2007-Present Greek Life Chair Sept. 2007-May 2008 • Led an effort to coordinate collaboration between the Hillel and affiliated fraternities and sororities

Penn State Dance Marathon (THON)

Oct. 2006-March 2009 Morale Committee • Raised money for Hershey Medical Center through pledge booking, canning, and sending solicitation letters

Sigma Phi Epsilon

Sept. 2006-Present Fundraising Chair Sept. 2008-Present Recruitment Chair Dec. 2006-Present Assistant Finance Chair Dec. 2006-Dec. 2007 • Developed payment plans for brothers by creating spreadsheets and engaging in regular discussions about payments

SKILLS/ INTERESTS:
• • Computer: SAP, Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, and HTML Personal Investing: increased portfolio by 1500% in 5 years using Scottrade