About Us

A Mission That Fits Your Path

We are a globally recognized trading school that creates winning traders. We provide education, strategies, proprietary trading software and cognitive training solutions using NeuroScience.

What Makes NeuroStreet Trading Academy so Different?

  • NeuroStreet is the collective sum of 30 + years of trading experience.
  • NeuroStreet leverages the industry’s top software developers for advanced trading analytics.
  • Neurostreet provides multiple trading instructors with decades of experience.
  • NeuroStreet provides multiple trading strategies and learning paths to accommodate different trader personas.
  • NeuroStreet provides the opportunity to speak with other traders.
  • NeuroStreet provides the Industry’s only unique patented PERCEPTUAL COGNITIVE TRAINING SYSTEM for active traders and investors. 
  • NeuroStreet cognitive trader development emerged out of 20 years of neuroscience research and is partnered with Faubert Labs from the University of Montreal.  

    Who Benefits The Most From NeuroStreet?

    • You’re looking to improve your cognitive abilities and excel in your daily routine.
    • You’re willing to let go of the past situations that are no longer serving you.
    • You’re passionate about learning and practicing your trading strategies.
    • You’re honest with yourself about your skills and expectations.
    • You’ve had sporadic trading success, but want consistency.
    • You will do the hard work to master your craft and tools.
    • You’re willing to invest in yourself to succeed.
    • You’ve kicked the get-rich-quick mindset to the curb.
    • You want an approach to trading that you can learn and follow easily

     

    Meet The Team

    SEAN KOZAK
    CEO & President
    Sean Kozak has an extensive background in trading, software development, education, sales, and finance. Prior to partnering with Jonathan Anderson in 2018 to establish NeuroStreet Trading Academy, he was the successful founder and CEO of Golden Zone Trading in Ottawa, where he oversaw the development of trading software algorithms and educational programs for financial traders. His strengths include the integration of these fields in grooming traders for success and providing a wealth of resources for optimal trading performance and results.

    Sean graduated from Ottawa Algonquin College studying in Business Administration (Finance Major). He was President of the Algonquin College Finance Society and had his CSC (Canadian Securities Course).

    CEO & President

    Sean Kozak has an extensive background in trading, software development, education, sales, and finance. Prior to partnering with Jonathan Anderson in 2018 to establish NeuroStreet Trading Academy, he was the successful founder and CEO of Golden Zone Trading in Ottawa, where he oversaw the development of trading software algorithms and educational programs for financial traders. His strengths include the integration of these fields in grooming traders for success and providing a wealth of resources for optimal trading performance and results.

    Sean graduated from Ottawa Algonquin College studying in Business Administration (Finance Major). He was President of the Algonquin College Finance Society and had his CSC (Canadian Securities Course).

    ASHLEY KOZAK
    Partner & Chief Operating Officer
    Ashley Kozak is an experienced Marketing Business Development Manager with a demonstrated employment history in the marketing and advertising industry. She joined NeuroStreet Training Academy in 2018, serving as Sales, Marketing and Business Development Manager and was promoted to COO in May 2019. Ashley has an extensive background in tourism, hotel management, human resources, online technology, SME management and sales. She has a Management degree focused on Tourism and Travel Services Management from SIAST.
    JONATHAN ANDERSON
    Partner & Advisory Board Member
    Jonathan is a Social Entrepreneur with both technological and marketing expertise and thrives on working on projects that help make the world a better place but also disrupt it. He has extensive experience in building and implementing business strategies for corporate and consumer direct selling networks and has founded and helped build several multi-million-dollar companies in the Fintech and Health industries. He is the founder and CEO of Nothing Artificial Ventures, a global leading multi-asset alternative investment, technology, and consulting group with interests in Fintech, NeuroTech, Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Science, eSports, and Blockchain.
    BENSEN RICHTER
    Tech Support Lead
    Ben is proud to say he’s been programming computers since the early 1980’s and been working for traders, specifically, since 2003. Having seen so much growth in the industry, and changes since those early days, he’s happy to be with NSTA, the state of the art in trader education and success. Ben has helped produce and implement numerous tools and indicators for NinjaTrader, TradeStation, TradingView and MT4/5 over the last decades, and has given industry leading tech support assistance every step of the way, to traders who may need that little boost.

    We are committed to getting users up and running with as quickly as possible. It won’t be a significant challenge for you when you have an experienced team and a refined process behind you!

    GEOFF ZIMMERMAN
    Client Service Manager & Product Specialist
    Geoff Zimmerman has a diverse background in finance, software consulting, sales management, and entrepreneurship. He joined NeuroStreet in 2019 as Client Services Manager and currently serves as Product and Development Manager. Prior to joining NeuroSteet, in addition to being a long-time customer, his professional endeavors include business ownership as well as work at such organizations as Oracle Corporation and Navy Personnel Research. He is an experienced trader, utilizing his statistical background for strategy development. Geoff holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Colorado.
    GILBERT SIMPSON
    Chief onboarding specialist and Senior Coach

    After a decade in corporate America managing 13 years growing his own company he began to explore other avenues to kick his career goals into hyperdrive and attended an onsite investing/trading academy for over a year. After not receiving the success he believed was possible from the last year of training. He looked outside the walls of his education and training and found NeuroStreet Trading Academy. He spent another 18 months expanding and refining that newfound skillset with NeuroStreet.Gilbert has always enjoyed working with people in an educator’s role; but, he also discovered a passion for trading and has absolutely loved every moment of it since.

    Known for his authenticity and bluntness, and loved for his down to earth humor, positive energy, and confidence that he brings to the Futures / Forex trading room, Gilbert is quickly becoming a very sought after senior coach of his time.

    LUCAS BATISTA
    Marketing Manager

    Lucas has an extensive background in Graphic Design, Creative Writing and Digital Marketing. He became a part of the team in 2019 as the manager for the marketing efforts of NSTA, mainly managing the Youtube Channel and the Facebook Advertisement campaigns.

    Prior to this, he worked in the Music Industry, Entertainment, and Theme Parks.  Avid traveler, he has visited over 10 countries and lived and worked in the USA, Australia, until finding his home in Canada.

    Lucas is best known for being an avid reader, and for his humour. He is articulate and outspoken, and loved for his positivity and ability to see the best in others.

    SOHAIL IRFAN
    Full Stack Developer & Integration Expert
    Sohail is an experienced Full Stack Developer from Islamabad, Pakistan. His expertise is focused around the scalability of a business with proper and reliable structure. He is proficient with SaaS Applications, Page builders, WordPress, HTML, CSS, jQuery, API Integrations, Autoresponders, CRM’s, Gateways, Membership Platforms, Advanced Tracking and Custom Scripting. Sohail is an automation expert and has helped businesses all over the world to reach their goals. He started as a web developer back in 2015 and has been working with NeuroStreet since 2020. He’s been an absolute whizz with any piece of technology or integration. He has extensive experience in simplifying and systemising companies workflows which helps them automate their processes.
    JIM SIMMONS
    Sales Professional
    Jim is a career sales professional with over two decades of experience in financial products. Jim adheres to a strict principal in only working with products which provide limitless value offered by companies of virtue and sound reputation for solving problems.

    Jim believes so highly in this principal that he will only work with companies that he has had a relationship with in the client seat first. Jim believes that the only way understand the client experience is to first experience it as a client.

    Alongside his career in financial sales, he has tenaciously studied trading the financial markets for over ten years and is an active trader in the futures market. After working with NeuroStreet as a trader, it only made sense that Jim partner his obsession with trading the markets and his experience in professional sales with NeuroStreet as a member of its staff.

    JIM SCHMELZER
    Portfolio Manager
    Jim is an experienced trader and portfolio manager with strong technical and fundamental knowledge
    gained from over 15 years of work experience within the financial world. After graduating from Purdue
    University with his Management degree, he started his career in the energy markets as a spot power
    trader. He then quickly advanced to the Quantitative Analytics group where he started his experience in
    financial modeling, option valuation, and structured deal evaluation. From there, Jim went on to join a
    family office where he currently focuses on commodities, forex, futures, and stock market portfolio
    management. Jim has achieved a variety of industry certifications which include the CFA charter as well
    as the CMT and FRM certifications.