Carol Roth helps businesses grow and make more money. An investment banker, deal maker, and business strategist, she has helped her clients—who’ve ranged from “solopreneurs” to multinational corporations—raise more than $1 billion in capital, complete hundreds of millions of dollars in mergers and acquisitions transactions, secure high-profile licensing and partnership deals, create brand enthusiast programs, and more.
Carol is a frequent radio, television, and print media contributor on the topics of business and entrepreneurship, having appeared on Fox News Channel, MSNBC, Fox Business Network, WGN-TV Chicago, among others. Her blog Unsolicited Business Advice at CarolRoth.com was recently named as one of the Top 10 small business blogs online. Carol holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, where she graduated magna cum laude. She currently resides in the Chicagoland area with her husband, Kurt, who is also an investment banker (and her former business partner). They have no children, pets, or plants, and are avid sports fans (particularly of NFL football). Carol is also a recovering toy collector, recently trading in a portion of her collection for a more sophisticated toy (a Simpsons pinball machine). For more information on Carol, visit CarolRoth.com.