Brian Egger is the author of Social Media Strategies for Investing (Adams Media). He is also a contributing writer for TheStreet.com . During his twenty-year career on Wall Street, Brian was highly-ranked in Institutional Investor's “All-America Research Team" and The Wall Street Journal's “Best on the Street" Analyst Survey. He worked as an equity research analyst at Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse, BMO Capital Markets, and Topeka Capital Markets. He also served as Associate Director of Research at BMO and Director of Research at the Institutional Research Group. Brian taught securities analysis to MBA students as an Adjunct Professor at Columbia Business School. He received a BS in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business.