As president and CEO of MoneyShow, Kim Githler is the driving force behind the financial media company's global success in the field of investment and trading education. Utilizing her combination of business vision and understanding of the financial markets, Ms. Githler pioneered the investment advice tradeshow industry, creating and developing the concept of a MoneyShow. She established the company in 1981 and piloted it from regional beginnings to its current position as the world's leading producer of investment advice shows and trading expos, and producer of the award-winning, multimedia site, MoneyShow.com, and its virtual eShows. Today, Ms. Githler leads a team of over 80 professionals worldwide. By providing access to expert advice, ideas, and specific strategies, MoneyShow educates millions of investors, traders, and financial advisors annually on how to Invest Smarter, Trade Wiser
. The team produces 17 live events a year in four international markets, the United States, Canada, England, and China, as well as 12 eShows on the Web. MoneyShow brands include: The World MoneyShow; The MoneyShow, including The Advisors MoneyShow; The International Traders Expo, including The Forex & Options Expo; and Cruise Seminars. MoneyShow.com brands include: eMoneyShow and eTradingExpo. Over the years, Ms. Githler has also developed major philanthropic initiatives for her community in the areas of foster care and parenting education. She sits on the advisory boards of SunTrust Bank, YMCA, the Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, Inc., and Forty Carrots Family Center.