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dough, Inc. Introduces New Futures Programming

dough, Inc. Introduces New Futures Programming

dough, Inc., announced today the addition of futures trading expert Pete Mulmat to its talent team. The new programming will air on tastytrade and cover strategies for trading futures.

Informed Trading for Traders, By Traders

Informed Trading for Traders, By Traders

Excerpt from the Forbes article: 

The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 US Program may have come to a close, but I’m always excited to profile some of the men and women who’ve had such a stake in bettering our economy, their communities and their people.

dough Honored with Best In Biz Awards

dough Honored with Best In Biz Awards

“Each day, we deliver new financial content, offer excellent visual resources for making trades, and share unique and informative insights with our viewers,” said Tom Sosnoff, co-CEO and founder of dough, Inc. “It’s great to see Best in Biz recognize our hard work and achievements as we change the way people think about investing and financial media.”

dough Trading Platform wins at the 2014 Chicago Innovation Awards

dough Trading Platform wins at the 2014 Chicago Innovation Awards

The Chicago Innovation Award was presented to dough at the annual winner event on Thursday, Oct. 30. The Chicago Innovation Awards, in their 13th year, are Chicago’s foremost recognition of the most innovative new products or service brought to market or public service each year. The visual, mobile investing platform was honored for its innovative approach to trading and education at the 2014 Chicago Innovation Awards.

Kristi Ross Added to Crain’s Tech 50 List

Kristi Ross Added to Crain’s Tech 50 List

“What a fantastic honor to be included in Crain’s Tech 50 among some of the most prominent technology leaders in Chicago,” Kristi Ross, dough, Inc. Co-CEO and President said. “Crain’s has an amazing pulse on the rapidly expanding tech scene and Chicago business overall."

Kristi Ross Wins ITA CityLIGHTS Award for Prominent Woman in Tech

Kristi Ross Wins ITA CityLIGHTS Award for Prominent Woman in Tech

The CityLIGHTS Awards are hosted by the Illinois Technology Association to recognize the achievements of Chicago’s tech luminaries. Ross was selected for the award by a panel of prominent judges from the Chicago tech community, and community voters.

dough, Inc. Raises $25 Million in New Funding

dough, Inc. Raises $25 Million in New Funding

“This funding is further validation of our vision, which is to transform the way people invest their money with our content and technology,” added Tom Sosnoff, co-CEO of dough, Inc. “Our network delivers matchless financial content, our development team creates cool technology with a fast delivery cycle, and we support our viewers like no one else.  We’re poised for incredible growth, and it’s great to put the band back together.”

Kristi Ross Wins Moxie Award for Women in Tech

Kristi Ross Wins Moxie Award for Women in Tech

The Moxie Awards are hosted by tech publication Built In Chicago to honor the most innovative digital entrepreneurs in the city. Ross was selected for the award by a panel of prominent judges from the Chicago tech community, and community voters.

Kristi Ross and Tom Sosnoff Named Entrepreneurs of the Year by Ernst & Young

Kristi Ross and Tom Sosnoff Named Entrepreneurs of the Year by Ernst & Young

Ross and Sosnoff received the Emerging Entrepreneur award, which honors companies that are less than five years old. An independent judging panel made up of previous winners of the award, leading CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders, selected Ross and Sosnoff for the award.

A Chicago Startup Scene That’s No Longer For Sale

A Chicago Startup Scene That’s No Longer For Sale

“We commoditized a space that needed disrupting,” says Tom Sosnoff, a co-founder of Thinkorswim Group Inc., which was sold five years ago. “It was easier for the big brokers to let the small Chicago boutiques blaze the trail and come in and buy us out.”

tastytrade Combines with dough to Create Unique Partnership

tastytrade Combines with dough to Create Unique Partnership

“The long-term goals of both tastytrade and dough align so closely that growth can be maximized by bringing the two teams together,” said Kristi Ross, CEO of dough.com and co-CEO of the new entity, dough, Inc. “Future product and content development, acquisitions, and support for our viewers/users will be more streamlined and comprehensive under the combined company.”

tastytrade Distributes Financial Programs on New Amazon Fire TV

tastytrade Distributes Financial Programs on New Amazon Fire TV

“At tastytrade, we educate viewers about investing and trading but with an alternative entertaining spin.  Partnering with Amazon to air our programming on Amazon Fire TV is strongly aligned with our overall distribution strategy and we expect it will introduce our content to even more viewers,” said Kristi Ross, co-CEO and president of tastytrade. “We’re honored to be one of the first channels included in the launch of Amazon’s innovative new service.”

tastytrade and the Chicago Innovation Awards Winners to Ring NASDAQ

tastytrade and the Chicago Innovation Awards Winners to Ring NASDAQ

“This year, tastytrade has experienced enormous growth, and we’re excited to be selected by the Chicago Innovation Awards as a top Chicago company,” said Kristi Ross, co-CEO of tastytrade. “Our team has worked hard to create a company that increases financial literacy and investing through educational content and innovative platforms, and the opportunity to close the NASDAQ Stock Market is a huge honor.”

dough.com Launches and Redefines Online Investor Engagement

dough.com Launches and Redefines Online Investor Engagement

Kristi Ross, President of tastytrade and CEO of dough, “We want dough to transform the way people think about investing. This partnership defines the future of how disruptive, differentiating products can get built, delivered and validated in months, not years, and truly have a transformative impact on traders and the financial industry.”

tastytrade Crowned 2013 People’s Choice by Chicago Innovation Awards

tastytrade Crowned 2013 People’s Choice by Chicago Innovation Awards

“We’re proud to be chosen as People’s Choice,” said Tom Sosnoff, CEO of tastytrade.  “We work hard to bring a completely different approach to financial media and investor engagement that we think will have a real impact on people’s finances.  And we have a lot of fun doing it.  But being voted People’s Choice is a huge validation of what we’re doing.”