Michael J. Kosares, Founder
Michael Kosares has over 40
years experience in the gold business and is the founder
of USAGOLD. He is the author of The
ABCs of Gold Investing: How to Protect and Build Your Wealth
With Gold and editor of the firm's client letter.
He is well-known
for his ongoing commentary on the gold market and its economic,
political and financial underpinnings.
Jonathan Kosares, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Jonathan Kosares is an owner of the firm and Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing. He graduated cum laude from the University of Notre Dame with a dual major in Finance and Computer Applications. He has been with the firm since 2002. He manages client activity for the high net worth division and moderator of the USAGOLD Weekly Review and Outlook (video). In addition, he has authored numerous articles on the precious metals markets.
George R. Cooper, Account Executive
George Cooper has been with
the firm for nearly 20 years and during that period has built
a large and prestigious clientele. He did his undergraduate studies
at Albert-Ludwigs Universitaet in Freiburg, Germany and the University
of Chicago where he graduated with honors. Mr. Cooper is an attorney,
having studied law at Exeter University in England and at the
University of Denver. He is listed in Who's Who in the West.
Peter A. Grant, Chief Market Analyst / Account Executive
Peter Grant has been with the firm since 2006. He spent much of his career as a global markets analyst for Standard & Poors in Chicago. He has also been employed as a currency and precious metals trader. Mr. Grant is well-known for his market commentary in various financial media over the years. At USAGOLD, he serves as market analyst, manages our high-volume Small Order Desk, writes the firm's Daily Market Report, and is in charge of updating our news and opinion blog on an on-going basis. He is also the firm's contact for media interviews.
Marie Mitchell, Corporate Administrator
Marie Mitchell studied Business
Management at the University of Texas at El Paso. She has been
with the firm since 1996.
Jill Snyder, Shipping and Inventory Manager
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Jill Snyder earned her undergraduate degree at Eastern Illinos University. She has been with the firm since 2000. She is in charge of our shipping department and inventory management.