2024 Carolina Security Traders Association
Annual Conference

May 8-10, 2024

Charleston, SC

Hotel Accommodations

Registration is still open and space may still be available at our beautiful host hotel, The Charleston Place, for May 8-10, 2024.  To book directly, please call 800-611-5545 and reference Carolina STA.

Wednesday, May 8

3–5pm – Registration open in the lobby of the Charleston Place

6–7pm – Rooftop welcome reception at the Riviera Theater

7–9pm – Welcome dinner at the Riviera Theater

Opening Remarks:
David Pilla CSTA 1st VP, Oppenheimer

STA Update : James Hyde, Head of Business Development and Strategic Partnerships, NYSE Markets

CSTA President Message:  Gina King, LPL Financial


Thursday, May 9


9am-noonPanel discussions

9 am – noon – Panel discussions

Economic Update with Kathryn Rooney Vera – Chief Market Strategist, StoneX

Electronic Trading / ATS Panel
Moderated by Troy Draizen – Jones Trading
Scott Graczyk – Head of Business Development, IntelligentCross
Adam Sussman – Head of Research and Strategy, NYSE
Sean Spector – Business Development, One Chronos
Amanda Jiménez – Off Exchange Liquidity Strategy, Hudson River Trading

Head Traders Panel
Moderated by Mike Harrington – Head of Sales and Client Relationships, Citadel Execution Services
Brian Baker – Head of Equity Trading, Sterling Capital Management
Byron Mitson – Managing Director, Equity Trading, Raymond James & Associates Inc.
Michael Costley – VP Equity, Option, & Advisory Trading, Amerirprise Financial

Free afternoon to explore Charleston, dinner on your own

– Afterparty at Cocktail Club


Friday, May 10


Charitable Organizatons

We are proud to announce this year’s Charitable organizatons:

LENS– https://www.thelensfoundation.com/- providing law enforcement with support to strengthen community relations and improve public safety in Charleston, SC.

Boys with a Purpose – https://www.boyswithapurposesc.org/ – afterschool mentoring program, a new way approach to developing leaders.

Elle’s Angels Atlanta – Elle’s Angels Atlanta (ellesangelsatlanta.org) – supporting research initiatives aimed at treating, preventing and curing a diverse range of brain disorders.

2024 will be another exciting year for the Carolina Security Traders Association (CSTA). Once again, we’re offering sponsors an annual commitment to maximize corporate exposure at our CSTA conference and other events throughout the year.

CSTA 2024 Event Photos