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Scott G. Kyle works hard, plays hardest

Scott G. Kyle is chief executive officer and chief investment officer of Coastwise Capital Group LLC, a high-end money management firm headquartered in La Jolla. He is also the author of "The Power Curve: Smart Investing Using Dividends, Options, and the Magic of Compounding," a book that shows seasoned and beginning investors and traders how to enhance portfolio returns and utilize options.

In 1998, Kyle co-founded The Active Network Inc., a sports marketing and technology company that today has more than 3,000 employees worldwide. Kyle holds degrees in economics and international relations from Tufts University (magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa), a general course...