Gordon Scott, CMT
Educational Consultant and Trading Coach
Gordon Scott is a highly experienced trader and trading coach. He has coached over one thousand individuals one-on-one and has been instrumental in helping many traders and investors improve their understanding of the markets. Mr. Scott learned the art of trading from a former NASDAQ market maker, who taught him an insider's perspective. From that experience, he went on to become a licensed broker, a proprietary day trader, and a full-time trader in equities, options, futures, and forex. Mr. Scott earned his Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation awarded by the Market Technicians Association and actively serves on the committees of that organization. Before becoming an active trader, he studied and worked in instructional design. Mr. Scott worked for IBM for ten years designing online coursework for more effective learning. More recently, he led a team of content producers to develop a complete curriculum for investor education ranging from simple portfolio management, all the way to daytrading futures contracts. Mr. Scott currently works as an educational consultant and personal trading coach.