Bart Boyer founded Parsec Financial in 1980. He retired as CEO in 2012 and remained chairman of the board until 2020. He made his first investment at age 12 and has since gained more than 50 years of investing experience. He has been featured in a variety of national publications, such as Worth and Financial Advisor magazine. He has appeared as an investment and financial planning commentator on ABC’s Good Morning America program and the Fox television network, and has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal. He holds a Bachelor of Science in business from Arizona State University.