The Name

People often ask where the company name comes from. The video clips below, from one of our founder's favorite movies, Wall Street, hopefully go some way to explaining:

From Wall Street 1987: Lou Mannheim, played by Hal Holbrook (left), gives Bud Fox (Charlie Sheen, right) some profound words of wisdom, just before Bud is arrested for insider trading.

Wall Street is a 1987 American drama film released by 20th Century Fox. Directed by Oliver Stone, and starring Michael Douglas, Charlie Sheen, and Daryl Hannah. Martin Sheen, Terence Stamp, John C. McGinley, and Hal Holbrook appeared in supporting roles. Click above to watch the original trailer.

"Man looks in the abyss, there's nothing staring back at him. At that moment, man finds his character. And that is what keeps him out of the abyss."