Carol Roth is a recovering investment banker, business and professional lifestyle expert and author of the NY 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 current events, business and fashion, appearing regularly on Fox Business, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and more. Her blog at was recently named one of the Top 10 small business blogs and she was named a 2011 Top 100 Small Business Influencer.  She is a contributing blogger to outlets like The New York Times, Huffington Post and Crain’s Chicago Business/Enterprise City and is the only business strategist with a fashion doll made in her likeness. Follow her on Twitter: @CarolJSRoth