Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

Speaker Series

Carol Roth: The Dirty Little Secrets of Entrepreneurship

Carol Roth is a former investment banker, business/lifestyle expert and author of the New York Times bestselling book, "The Entrepreneur Equation." She has helped her clients, ranging from solopreneurs to multinational corporations, raise more than $1 billion in capital, complete more than $750 million worth of M&A transactions, secure high-profile licensing and partnership deals and create million dollar brand loyalty programs.

Carol is a frequent radio, television and print media contributor on the topics of business and current events, appearing regularly on Fox Business, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and more. Additionally, Carol’s blog at was recently named as one of the Top 10 small business blogs online and she was named a 2011 Top 100 Small Business Influencer. Carol is a contributing blogger to outlets like The New York Times, The Huffington Post and Crain’s Chicago Business/Enterprise City.

Ms. Roth holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania where she graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Follow her on Twitter: @CarolJSRoth

August 30, 2012
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