Matthew McNeal, CFA is a director of American Capital Advisory, an independent investment advisory firm with offices in Ketchum, ID and Virginia Beach, VA. He focuses on managing investment accounts for individuals and institutions. His experience with the public equity markets and private companies led him to explore innovative alternatives to funding small and start-up businesses. In addition to his work with his advisory clients, Matt has helped and consulted with a variety of entrepreneurs and businesses on how to raise investment capital. A Hailey, ID native, Matt spent time living on the east coast before returning to the mountains he loves. Matt serves on the board of directors for Sun Valley Economic Development as well as the Wood River Bicycle Coalition. He earned his BA in Economics and German from Bowdoin College and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation.