jdeter14

James Deter Jr

James is a Freelance Writer for the Tech & Telecom sector for The Motley Fool and owner of indie developer "Bigglesworth Studios". He is the author of the interactive documentary (mobile app) Invasion of the Burmese Python. James has a had a career spanning various industries and businesses from accounting to publishing. He recently relocated from central FL to Alexandria, VA and is still getting acquainted with the local nature related dress code. James is attracted to innovation, entrepreneurship and fascinated by the future.

General Information

Name:
James Deter Jr
Fool Since:
February 18 2014

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Low
Risk Tolerance:
Medium
Investing Style:
Just Starting

Investing Favorites

Industries:
Technology, Telecommunications, Consumer Goods,
Boards:
Unity 3D
Magazines:
The Economist
Blogs:
Tumblr, The Huffington Post

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
Technology, Telecommunications, Interactive Media

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Austin Peay State University BS Accounting, Full Sail University MS Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Job Title
Freelancer
Company / Organization
The Motley Fool
Former Jobs
Accounts Receivable, Executive Producer

Interests

Personal Quote:
“It is our failure to become our perceived ideal that ultimately defines us and makes us unique. It's not easy, but if you accept your misfortune and handle it right your perceived failure can become a catalyst for profound re-invention.” - Conan O'Brien
My Interests:
Mobile Applications, Videogames, Digital Ideation, Nature, Science
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
President Barack Obama, Quentin Tarantino
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Madrid, Puerto Rico, Las Vegas
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Pittsburgh Steelers, Orlando Magic, Chicago Bulls (90's)
Favorite Movies:
12 Years a Slave, Gravity, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, X-Men, Batman
Favorite Board Games:
Monopoly, Trouble, Sorry, Connect Four, Chess
Favorite Video Games:
Final Fantasy, Starfox, Blast Corps, Invasion of the Burmese Python, Nimble Quest
Favorite Music or Musicians:
kanYe West, Jay-Z, Kid Cudi, NaS, Lupe Fiasco, Drake, Alpoko Don, Schoolboy Q, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers

An Interview with jdeter14

Last updated: 3/20/2014
The Fool:
What's the one thing you'd MOST like to see The Motley Fool add to our service or improve upon?
jdeter14:
I wish they had a dedicated sector for mobile computing