Online Trading Academy Kansas City Celebrates New Owner and All-Star Visit

New Kansas City Campus Owner Welcomes All-Star Instructors Ryan Watkins and Dan Sugar

Kansas City, KS, September 19, 2011 - Online Trading Academy is proud to announce the Kansas City, Kansas franchise has been awarded to Chris Crum. An Online Trading Academy graduate, Chris has an extensive background in business and finance. In the same month of taking over the Kansas City campus, Crum will be welcoming leading traders, Ryan Watkins and Dan Sugar, for an All-Star Event for those who wish to learn about or to expand their experience and education in professional trading.

Crum’s experiences give him a firm foundation in what is needed to deliver the core Online Trading Academy messaging and education value to the Kansas City community.

“Being an Online Trading Academy graduate enables me to promote this helpful and effective global education network,” said Crum. “While I was a student I felt like I was a part of the community and I’m looking forward to continuing that feeling amongst the new Online Trading Academy Kansas City trading and investing students that come through the door.”

Online Trading Academy Kansas City is hosting a one-of-a-kind All-Star Trader Event for traders in the Kansas City area on Tuesday, September 27th from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. The event will be held at the local campus, Online Trading Academy Kansas City, 7501 College Boulevard, Suite 275, Overland Park, KS 66210. The tuition for this special event is free.

The All-Star Trader Event will bring some of Online Trading Academy’s top trading professionals into one room to share their trading insights and their secrets to successful trading. The All-Star guest list will include Ryan Watkins and Dan Sugar.

These instructors trade for a living and use real-life experiences in teaching so that new traders can identify common beginner mistakes and accelerate the learning curve that all traders must go through. They believe in a learn-by-doing philosophy where students are completely immersed into the trading content not just by listening and reading, but by doing. This active learning style lets students develop their skills as traders and gain the confidence needed to become successful traders.

The growing trend of Online Trading Academy graduates becoming franchise owners solidifies the global trading and investing education network as a leading source for effective financial education. To learn more about Online Trading Academy Kansas City or to register for the All-Star Event, please visit:

About Online Trading Academy

Irvine, California-based Online Trading Academy is a global network of financial education centers focused on teaching students the art of trading since June of 1997. Online Trading Academy offers professional instruction from experienced industry professionals, as well as a wide array of beneficial home study materials to supplement classroom study. Over 200,000 investors have experienced Online Trading Academy’s Education with classroom locations that include: Phoenix, Irvine, Los Angeles, Concord, San Jose, Denver, Orlando, Tampa, Fort Lauderdale, Atlanta, Chicago, Kansas City, Boston, Baltimore, Detroit, Minneapolis, New York City, Secaucus, Charlotte, Philadelphia, Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Seattle, Washington DC, Milwaukee, Dubai, London, Singapore, Mumbai, Vancouver and Toronto. For more information, visit

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