Aaron J. ArmstrongOwner & Founder, The Venture Project

Aaron (A.J.) Armstrong is an investor, engineer, and serial entrepreneur. He is a former D1 football player and graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a BS in Systems Engineering. He and his wife are the owners and founders of Armstrong Ventures LLC, Armstrong Real Estate Group LLC, and Marissa’s Fit Boutique LLC. He has a business graduate certificate from Northeastern University, and an MBA from University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh with a concentration in finance.

His personal investment strategy was to find asymmetric risk versus reward, therefore, finding disproportionate up-side versus downside in business strategy and investments. Therefore, he worked for a Fortune 400 automotive defense contractor as a Systems Engineering Manager while simultaneously growing his real estate business and investments. Later, he continued to grow his career as a systems engineering consultant in the defense and aerospace working with high profile defense contracts on dozens of complex weapon systems.

Meanwhile, he launched Armstrong Ventures, a Consulting & Equity service which holds a portfolio of small businesses. The most recent business is “The Venture Project” a 7,500 sf coworking space and business incubator. His current asset portfolio is estimated above $2MM AUM placing his net worth above $1MM at the age of 29 years old. He is also the host of “Winners, Wallets and World Views” a podcast featuring expert lead discussions on tips and tactics for business leaders.


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