What Does a Commodity Trader Do?
Thinking about a career in commodity trading? While it’s a great career path for people with a wide range of backgrounds, not everyone understands the intricaci… Learn More
Mason graduated from Oregon State University with a degree in Business Management and a minor in Asian Languages & Cultures (Japanese). From Kindergarten on, half of the day was taught in Japanese and he can now speak fluently. He has been to Japan three times and is grateful to have been able to grow up with such a great cultural perspective. It has helped him immensely in his business career. Trading lumber has always been his passion even though he never imagined it. He loves people, spotting values and putting together business, and most importantly, he is passionate about the industry and everything it stands for. He looks forward to growing a business and helping to sustain the industry for generations to come.
We balance hard work and play. With exceptional employee retention and a people first approach, we keep our staff happy and engaged.
Some of my favorite things about working at AIFP are that I enjoy the trading partners that I work with every day, and the fact that my paycheck is based on how hard that I am willing to work.Jeff Hoggard Trader
Commodity trading is the coolest, old-school, person-to-person, make-deals business out there. It’s professional, personal, and requires a level of ease with people. It’s both challenging and rewarding.Nick Klohs Trader