Mary L. Rivas

5445 Lockhurst Drive

Woodland Hills, CA  91367

Cell: 562-275-5033;; @MRivasBTC

Considerable experience in the investment management industry as a marketing professional, researcher and writer.  An effective communicator and educator that inspires trust in people.  Underlying my skills is a passion to teach and empower people.

Marketing and Writing

  • Created SEC compliant marketing material for investment company's equity portfolio products.
  • Wrote quarterly newsletters for the retail side of investment management company, which included portfolio performance analysis.
  • Conducted training presentations to teach brokers how to use online investment platform, which included asset allocation and performance reporting.
  • Self-published books on self-empowerment that have sold on Amazon and created financial and alternative health-related content for my website.

Leading, Sales and Education

  • Organized and executed social media advertising campaigns to drive traffic to consumer websites. Analyzed results of online advertising for Facebook and Google ad campaigns.
  • Conducted healthcare sales presentations to business owners and educational presentations to employees.
  • Designed and created a website to help introduce Bitcoin to general public
  • Leading a local Bitcoin Meet Up that helps to educate people about the cryptocurrency and discuss topics I've learned in Saifedean Ammous's Patreon group.


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to communicate to a wide range of audiences and personalities.
  • Ability to inspire trust in people and maintain positive relationships through my intuitive nature and enthusiasm about interacting with people.


  • 2/2017- Current           Urgent Care Travel, Business Development
  • 1/2010 – 11/2016         Quantum Growth Advisors LLC,  Self-Employed
  • 11/2002 – 9/2009       Envestnet  Management, VP Marketing
  • 6/1995 - 10/2002         NWQ Investment Management,  Marketing


  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology – California State University, Long Beach.
  • Chicago Medical School/University of Health Sciences.


  • Fluent in Spanish.
  • Nature enthusiast; active hiker.