Here’s somewhat little bit of background about Matt and his not too long ago revealed e book. Simply put, he talks plenty of sense in regards to the business and the way far it has to go.
Having earned an MBA from the #1 MBA-Finance program within the nation (University of Chicago), a BS-Accountancy from the perennial #1 undergraduate accounting program within the nation (University of Illinois), and a CPA, Dean Matt has seen all of it in over thirty years within the C-suite.
In his newest journey, Dean got here out of retirement for a novel alternative as a CFO for a multi-state hashish business firm. Eightshort months later, that firm was offered for nearly $1 billion in what was on the time the most important transaction within the historical past of the U.S. hashish business. To date, he has labored with a few dozen firms within the business.
BOOK REVIEW BY GREEN MARKET REPORT
Book Review of GONE TO POT: Welcome to the Sh*t Show
Industry main media outlet GREEN MARKET REPORT’s insightful e book overview of GONE TO POT excerpts:
“While we love, and appreciate the growth of the marijuana industry we must not turn a blind eye to the negative aspects of it for fear of seeing it degenerate as so many other industries have.
If we wish to protect the integrity of the growing cannabis industry, then books such as ‘Gone to Pot’ are absolutely vital to shed light upon the parasites that are attempting to grow by attaching themselves to an industry that means so much to so many people.”
Bill Snow, writer of Mergers & Acquisitions for Dummies, wrote the FOREWORD for my e book. He fittingly observes:
“Naïve, wild eye, energetic, enigmatic, persuasive, and glib are their (i.e. cannabis “executives”) calling playing cards as they chase ephemeral riches and ill-defined earnings from half-baked concepts, wrangle funding capital and board steerage from those that ought to know higher, and extract labor and aspirational hopes from those that don’t.
We’ve seen this story earlier than. And we’ll see it once more. The solely query is will we be taught?”
Full e book overview and hyperlink to order from Amazon:
Dean has served as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Controller, and in Mergers & Acquisitions positions from start-ups to Fortune 100 firms and in privately-held, non-public equity-backed, and publicly-held environments. Dean has taken firms public, endured bankruptcies, survived the Dot.com bubble, uncovered Ponzi schemes sending executives to jail, and has helped engineer many profitable exits, netting shareholders billions. He has labored for world-class entrepreneurs comparable to Bradley Jacobs (United Waste Systems, United Rentals, XPO Logistics) and Wayne Huizenga (Waste Management, Auto Nation USA, Blockbuster Video, Boston
Market, Extended Stay America, Republic Waste, and extra). Dean’s storytelling skill was honed and acknowledged at a younger age, successful awards from the National College of Teachers of English and Gwendolyn Brooks, Illinois’ Poet Laureate. He additionally hosted a actuality TV present pilot for a journey and golf-themed present known as The Grass is Greener.
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