Eric Dezenhall is the founder and CEO of Dezenhall Resources, Ltd., one of the nation's leading crisis management firms. He is also a published author of fiction and nonfiction books, a frequent media commentator, and a sought-after speaker. Eric has written numerous articles written on damage control in publications including the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, New Republic, Daily Beast, Daily Caller, Ethical Corporation and Huffington Post. He co-produced a documentary on organized crime for the Discovery Channel and appears as an organized crime historian in forums including the History Channel. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College. He lives near Washington, D.C., with his wife and two children.