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"David Snider and Chris Howard provide readers with a clear understanding of key financial industries and deliver insights and analysis from the people leading these fields. This is the book for a savvy layperson interested in exploring business today."
--Suzy Welch, New York Times bestselling author and columnist, with Jack Welch, for BusinessWeek magazine

"I read Money Makers during a flight from Seattle to New York. It is a fantastic book and a 'must read' for anyone who wants to enter business. Money Makers does a super job of explaining how the elements of finance integrate to fuel our economy."
--Robert McDonald, CEO, Procter & Gamble

"Money Makers provides very insightful views into the business world and the issues it currently faces. Its depth will contribute materially to the public understanding of finance."
--Bill George, Author of 7 Lessons for Leading in Crisis, Professor of Management Practice at Harvard Business School, former CEO of Medtronic, director of Goldman Sachs

"This is a fabulous book for understanding entrepreneurship, venture capital and the symbiotic relationship they share. Money Makers takes readers inside these fields with highly relevant, engaging examples and a clear articulation of industry dynamics."
--Reed Hastings, Founder and CEO of Netflix

"Money Makers answers the questions too few people have been willing to ask! An incredibly valuable addition to the library of anybody who wants to understand the workings of the generally "hidden" parts of business and finance."
--Len Schlesinger, President Babson College

"Money Makers is both a wonderful primer for individuals thinking about entering the investment business and a fine reference for someone trying to understand the financial world today."
--Stephen Kay, Retired Partner at Goldman Sachs

"Approachable and insightful, Money Makers takes you inside many of the most selective industries within the business world ...With their own experience and the wisdom of the business and finance leaders they interviewed, the authors have done a remarkable job making sense of these sophisticated fields."
--Jim Ellis, Dean of the USC Marshall School of Business, former President and CEO of Porsche Design

"An excellent read on the inner workings of business and finance. I was particularly impressed by the lucid discussions of the consulting industry and the role of executives at Fortune 500 companies."
--Stephen Kaufman, Senior Lecturer at Harvard Business School, former chairman and CEO of Arrow Electronics, former partner at McKinsey & Company

"Money Makers is a must read for anyone considering a career in finance, consulting, or management. David Snider and Chris Howard deftly describe each of these secretive professions with unparalleled detail. Using real life examples and interviews with industry veterans, the book provides everything you will need to know about these prestigious fields and the people leading them."
--Mellody Hobson, President of Ariel Investments, director of DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.; The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. and Starbucks Corporation

"David Snider and Chris Howard write with insiders' knowledge and outsiders' perspective. Through an impressive array of interviews and secondary research, they provide a remarkably coherent explanation of the industries driving the modern economy--what they are, how they have evolved and been affected by the recent recession and why they matter. I would recommend this book both to my students and my friends, who are curious about these fields."
--Joel Fleishman, Professor of Law and Public Policy at Duke University, member of the Board of Directors of the Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation

"I was blown away at how insightful Money Makers is. A fresh look at the DNA of private equity, venture capital, hedge funds and more. I wish something like this existed when I started my career in finance."
--Jeff Bloomberg, Principal at Gordon Brothers, former Senior Managing Director for Retail and Consumer Products at Bear Stearns

"A revealing look at the mosaic of the financial community and its all-stars. If you want a road-map for understanding key finance and business fields...this is the book for you!"
--Dr. Dana Ardi, Managing Director and Founder of Corporate Anthropology Advisors, former private equity executive

"Whether you are an aspiring financier, management consultant, entrepreneur or simply want to learn what people in these professions do, Money Makers will be a critical companion in your journey. Through their thorough analysis and insightful interviews, Howard and Snider provide a valuable review of our financial industries and what makes them tick."
--Christopher Gergen, Director of Duke University's Entrepreneurial Leadership Initiative and co-author of Life Entrepreneurs: Ordinary People Creating Extraordinary Lives

"Howard and Snider provide a concise and dynamic view of the venture capital business. Anyone who wants to understand the mechanics of this industry will learn from and enjoy the book, particularly those who aspire to be venture capitalists."
--Nicholas Beim, General Partner at Matrix Partners