Dominick Paoloni, CIMA
Founder & CIO
Portfolio Manager, IPSAX
OIC Advisor Leadership Council
Adjunct Professor, University of Denver & University of Colorado at Denver 


Managing Principal and Chief Investment Officer of IPS Strategic Capital, Dominick Paoloni has served the investment community for over 30 years.  Dominick received his Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®) through the Wharton School of Business and completed the College for Financial Planning’s CFP certification program. 

An Adjunct Professor at the University of Colorado & Denver University, he frequently lectures in Denver and internationally on the real-world use of derivatives in risk-defined money management.

Dominick is a nationally known writer, facilitator, radio host, and commentator. In 2009, he was recognized by Morningstar Advisor Magazine for successfully protecting his clients against the disastrous 2008 meltdown with innovative portfolios which weathered the storm with only a small fraction of the market’s losses.  He has also been featured in numerous other publications, including EQ Derivatives Magazine, Financial Planning Magazine, the Denver Post, and the Journal of Investment Consulting, in which he published two white papers. 



His life’s work is striving to deliver a risk management solution that doesn’t rely on market timing or asset allocation.

“My lifes work is improving on the asset allocation models, used by the financial community to grow and protect capital by the use of financial exchange-traded derivatives, to define tomorrows risk today”