Speaker profile: Michael Williams

Director
Defenders of Capitalism

Michael Williams is founder & president of ALTIUS Financial, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisor/wealth management firm in Denver, Colorado. He brings over 30 years’ experience in financial planning, capital markets and goal achievement. He speaks frequently to radio audiences, community & campus groups, and corporations on investment and economic themes as well as the historical and moral foundations of capitalism. As an investment advisor, speaker and writer he specializes in integrating economic history, philosophy, behavioral finance into principled action for personal and investment results.

Mike has spoken internationally with the Free Market Road Show, presented by the Austrian Economics Center and has been nominated to join the prestigious Mont Pelerin Society.

Michael Williams is a board member of the Leadership Program of the Rockies (LPR) and serves on National Advisory Board for the Steamboat Institute. He created the Defenders of Capitalism Project™ a crucial component of LPR to train future leaders in becoming articulate advocates of founding principles, economic freedom, and enlightenment ideals.

Mike has studied Objectivism for decades, attended The Jefferson School of Philosophy, Economics, and Psychology; Second Renaissance Conferences, and Lyceum Summer Conferences. He is also a member of American Institute for Economic Research, Affluent Dynamic Advisor Panel, Institute for Justice, Foundation for Economic Education, Life Extension Foundation and Independence Institute.

Mike graduated with double major in Finance and Philosophy in 1984 from University of Northern Colorado and taught Intro Philosophy and Ethics courses for UNC’s philosophy department. He earned his CFP designation in 1989 and has earned numerous client service and investment advisory awards throughout his career.

Contact Mike by email: michael@defendersofcapitalism.com or
michael@altiusfinancial.com

Join the Defenders Forum: www.defendersofcapitalism.com/forum

Podcasts by this Speaker

Title Class Subject Class year
What is Capitalism and How is works! Persuasion is Power: Marketing Your Message 2018-2019 2018-2019
Checking Your Premises: What is Capitalism Freedom: The Key to Prosperity and Progress 2018-2019 2018-2019
The Freedom Train - Getting off the Red Line Timeless Principles of the American Founding 2018-2019 2018-2019
The Best Within Us and 2018 class test results Peace Through Strength 2017-2018 2017-2018
Leaders in Action Award 2018 The Cutting Edge of Freedom - Annual Retreat 2018 2017-2018
Introduction of the "F" Word The Courage to Influence 2017-2018 2017-2018
What is Capitalism and HOW it Works! Persuasion Is Power: Marketing Your Message 2017-2018 2017-2018
The Freedom Trail - Getting off the Red Line Timeless Principles of the American Founding 2017-2018 2017-2018
Integrating What You've Learned in LPR - Freedom vs Force Refresh and Reconnect - 2017 2016-2017
What is Capitalism and How it Works Persuasion is Power: Marketing Your Message 2016-2017 2016-2017
Defenders of Capitalism: The Freedom Trainl - Getting off the Red Line Timeless Principles of the American Founding 2016-2017 2016-2017
The Best Within Us Peace Through Strength 2015-2016 2015-2016
Does It Work? Objections to Capitalism The Courage to Influence 2015-2016 2015-2016
Checking Your Premises: Thinking in Principles Freedom: The Key to Propserity and Progress 2015-2016 2015-2016
Defenders of Captialism: The Freedom Trail - Getting off the Red Line Timeless Principles of the American Founding 2015-2016 2015-2016
The Best Within Us and test results with Defenders of Capitalism Finalist Peace through Strength 2014-2015 2014-2015
The Barking Cats - Alphabet Soup Statism The Proper Role of Government 2014-2015 2014-2015
Defenders of Capitalism: The Freedom Trail - Getting off the Red Line Timeless Principles of the American Founding 2014-2015 2014-2015
The Best Within Us Peace through Strength 2013-2014 2013-2014