Kurt Gerwitz works in distribution for Hancock Horizon Investments, a wholly-owned division of the Hancock Whitney Bank's holding company. Before earning his MBA in Finance and International Business from Tulane's A.B. Freeman School of Business, he worked in education, sales, and corporate training in negotiations. He's an adviser to the Tulane Algorithmic Trading Club, has served on the board of a housing non-profit, and participates in triathlons. He's studying for his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and was honored with City Business’s Money Makers Award in 2018.
What is your favorite app and why?
YNAB stands for “you need a budget.” This budgeting app has transformed my life by clarifying and enhancing my relationship to money. It’s helped my marriage immensely.
What is the best advice you've ever received?
Use your calendar as your to do list. Browse LinkedIn. Prioritize exercise.
What are your favorite activities when you are not working?
Exercise, visiting with friends, and self-improvement such as Toastmasters.