About the Authors

David Silverstein DAVID SILVERSTEIN is founder/CEO of BMGI, an international firm specializing in innovation, performance improvement and most recently, strategy. A highly regarded public speaker and executive coach, Silverstein has been featured in the Wall Street JournalWorth magazine, Investor’s Business DailyComputerWorldChief Learning OfficerChief ExecutiveForbes.com, and BusinessWeek.

Dr Phil Samuel Dr. PHIL SAMUEL is Chief Innovation Officer of BMGI. A frequent public speaker and thought leader in the field of strategy and innovation, he has become a trusted advisor for executives in a variety of industries. Dr. Samuel is also co-author of Design for Lean Six Sigma: A Holistic Approach to Design and Innovation (Wiley).

Neil DeCarlo NEIL DeCARLO is a veteran author, editor, and publishing coach whose work has ranged from Lean Six Sigma to innovation to corporate finance to strategy—partnering with such firms as BMGI, McKinsey & Company and many others. DeCarlo is also co-author of bestselling Six Sigma for Dummies (Wiley).