The 2021 Sohn Idea Contest


Judge Joel Greenblatt congratulates 2019 Idea Contest winner Tariq Barma

The 2021 Sohn Idea Contest

The Sohn Idea Contest seeks to identify the most timely and actionable investment idea to be featured in a 10-minute presentation in front of 1,600 attendees at the prestigious Sohn Investment Conference in Partnership with CNBC. A distinguished panel of judges will select the winning investment idea based on the judges’ determination of the most compelling idea with a 12-month horizon.


Entry Fee

Investment Professional: $100.00
Non-Finance Professional, including Students: $50.00

2019 Winners and Finalists

Winner

  • Tariq Barma
    LW

Finalists

  • Eric Gregg
    BMY
  • Irvin Schlussel
    FNMAT
  • Adin Segal
    GTX

Semifinalists

  • Mitesh Amarthaluru
    WTW
  • Edwin Dorsey
    CRCM
  • Paul Fagan
    WRK
  • Andrew Matthes
    KMX
  • Kyle Mowery
    DAR
  • Colin Pating
    BECN
  • Theodore Rosenthal
    ADS
  • Joanna Vu
    REV

2018 Winners and Finalists

Winner

  • Andrew Walker
    LQ

Finalists

Semifinalists

  • Artem Fokin
    TRIP
  • Eric Gregg
    SKM
  • Adam Holzman
    1918
  • Andrew Matthes
    SJM
  • Colin Pating
    CIEL3-BR
  • Alexander Stacy
    APO
  • Garrett Wong
    MCK

2017 Winners and Finalists

Winner

  • Dylan Adelman
    EBAY

Finalists

  • Jamie Krasnov
    LCI
  • Wills Manley
    NYRT
  • Stephen Saroki
    ENR

Semifinalists

  • Avram Drori
    jp: 9142
  • Joseph Flaum
    SIRI
  • Jack Hampson
    SRCL
  • Tam Phan
    BAM.US
  • Antonio Gurrea
    KMX
  • Luis Sanchez
    TWNK
  • Joanna Vu
    AMN
  • Nitin Prakash
    MEDP

2016 Winners and Finalists

Winner

Semifinalists

  • Akiva Stechler
  • Sana Danish
    UHAL
  • Arthur Baer
    CCO
  • Venkata Amarthaluru
    NN NA
  • Karan Parekh
    PTC
  • Arturo Osorio
    KLXI
  • Duncan Tennant
    PYPL
  • Mike Gorlon
    STMP