FSB Associates Authors

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Ken Blanchard
Ken Blanchard is one of the most influential leadership experts in the world and coauthor of more than 65 books, including the groundbreaking best seller The One Minute Manager. His books have combined sales of more than 23 million copies in 47 languages. In addition to being a renowned speaker and consultant, Ken is cofounder and chief spiritual officer of The Ken Blanchard Companies.
Niall Gannon
Niall is a Private Wealth Advisor to ultra-high-net-worth investors and lead member of the Gannon Group. He has been recognized as one of the nation's top 100 Financial Advisors by Barron's and Registered Rep. He is author of Investing Strategies for the High Net-Worth Investor: Maximize Returns on Taxable Portfolios (McGraw-Hill, 2009). In 2018 he published The Efficient Valuation Hypothesis in Seeking Alpha.
Thom Hartmann
Thom Hartmann is a progressive national and internationally syndicated talk show host. Talkers Magazine named him America's #1 most important progressive host and the host of one of the top 10 talk radio shows in the country every year for over a decade. A four-time recipient of the Project Censored Award, Hartmann is also a New York Times bestselling author of twenty-four books, translated in multiple languages.
Ken Honda
Ken Honda is a bestselling author of self-development books in Japan, where he has sold more than seven million books since 2001. While his financial expertise comes from owning and managing several businesses, his writings bridge the topics of finance and self-help.
Richard Kirshenbaum
Richard Kirshenbaum is CEO of NSG/SWAT, a high-profile boutique branding agency. He has lectured at Harvard Business School, appeared on 20/20, was named to Crain's New York Business’s “40 under 40” list, and has been inducted into the Advertising Hall of Fame.
Renee Linnell
Renee Linnell is a serial entrepreneur who has founded or cofounded five companies and has an MBA from New York University; before that she was a model and professional dancer.
Bob McCaw
Robert McCaw grew up in a military family traveling the world. After graduating from Georgetown University, he served as a lieutenant in the US Army before earning his law degree from the University of Virginia. After law school he spent a year as a judicial clerk for Supreme Court Justice Hugo L. Black. Thereafter, he was a partner in a major international law firm with offices in Washington, DC, and New York City, representing clients in complex civil and criminal cases.
Bart McDonough
Bart McDonough is CEO and Founder of Agio, a hybrid managed IT and cybersecurity services provider that acts like anything but your traditional MSP. Agio's bread and butter is financial services, specifically hedge funds, private equity, and asset managers. Followed closely by the health care market and the payments industries.
Lori Morrison
Combining her skills as a coach, spiritual counselor, healer, and medical intuitive, Lori Morrison has built a successful alternative wellness practice in Sedona, Arizona, working with clients from all over the world. She has had particular success in supporting those who are looking for a renewed approach in dealing with physical and mental health issues.
Neel Mullick
With degrees in Software Engineering from Carnegie Mellon, USA and Business Administration from INSEAD, France, Neel is the Head of Product and Information Security at a Belgian family-office technology company. He mentors women entrepreneurs through the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women, is involved in raising a generation of digital and socially-aware leaders with the Steering for Greatness Foundation (Nigeria), supports improvement in the quality of life of domestic workers at Emprendedoras del Hogar (Peru), and is helping IIMPACT (India) break the cycle of illiteracy plaguing young girls from socially and economically impoverished communities.
Kedma Ough
Kedma Ough, MBA, is a nationally renowned business coach and funding expert, adviser to independent inventors, winner of the Small Business Administration (SBA) Small Business Champion of the Year Award, and successful entrepreneur and inventor. She has guided thousands of entrepreneurs to a wide range of funding opportunities, and has shown thousands more how to fund their ventures through her target funding strategies.
Lindsay Pedersen
Ironclad owner Lindsay Pedersen is a brand strategist with a scientific, growth-oriented approach to brand building. She has advised companies from burgeoning startups to national corporations, including Zulily, Starbucks, T-Mobile, Coinstar and IMDb.
Sharon Prentice
Soon after completing her graduate studies in psychology, Dr. Prentice found the world of secular psychology lacking-her patients needed something more. So, she set out to investigate and explore alternative methods in the field of mental health that would incorporate that something special she believed existed in each and every individual soul.
Skip Prichard
Skip Prichard currently serves as President and CEO of OCLC and previously as President and CEO of Ingram Content Group, Inc. He is a growth-oriented business leader, turnaround specialist, and keynote speaker. He has written a Wall Street Journal bestselling book called The Book of Mistakes: 9 Secrets to Creating a Successful Future.
Fred Waitzkin
Fred Waitzkin was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1943. When he was a teenager he wavered between wanting to spend his life as a fisherman, Afro Cuban drummer, or novelist. He went to Kenyon College and did graduate study at New York University. His work has appeared in Esquire, New York magazine, the New York Times Sunday Magazine, the New York Times Book Review, Outside, Sports Illustrated, Forbes, the Huffington Post, and the Daily Beast, among other publications.