Ted Bader has been in the ETF industry for 10 years. He was part of the initial group of people at Claymore Investments and was instrumental in helping that company grow into one of the premier ETF providers in the country. He focused on retail and institutional sales, as well as marketing and product development. When Claymore was sold to BlackRock iShares it had AUM of $8 billion. While at BlackRock iShares, Mr. Bader led the company to focus on the ETF manager space or managed ETF portfolios and created the iShares Connect guide for advisors and broker/dealer firms to aid in deciding which ETF manager to use for their Investment needs.