Joseph Parnes is President of Technomart Investment Advisors, which he founded in 1979. He directs research, analysis and corporate strategy. He has a focus on growth companies and on short selling. He is also Executive Editor of the Shortex Market Letter, a tri-weekly publication providing market insight and recommendations on seven long and seven short positions. Mr. Parnes received a B.S. degree in engineering from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, as well as a Ph.D. in economics from the Society Francaise des etudes Parapsi Cologiques in Paris.