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Taylor Lovell Shockey is the Managing Principal, Chief Investment Officer, and Chief Compliance Officer at the robo-advisery firm, Strategic International. He attended The University of Colorado at Boulder and John Carroll University where he studied economics, computer science, and philosophy.


  • 2012: Director of Technologies for Indigenous Enpowerment think tank.
  • 2013: Passed the Series 7 General Securities Representative Exam and began working as a Registered Representative at Financial America Securities.
  • 2016: Passed the Series 66 Uniform Combined State Law Exam and joined Oppenheimer & Co as an Investment Adviser Representative.
  • 2017: Founded Strategic International and registered with the Securities Exchange Commission.
  • 2018: Launched printchessgames.com.
  • 2019: Married Rui Xu and bought a home in Chagrin Falls.
  • 2020: President of Progress with Chess Board of Directors.


Last updated February 24, 2021

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