Percheron Hill LLC: Author Biographies
All of Percheron Hill's authors are experts in their field, ensuring our small business customers the highest-quality information when they purchase our products.
Stephen L. Nelson, CPA
A CPA for three decades, Nelson holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Washington and an MS in Taxation from Golden Gate University. Nelson is the author of numerous best-selling books about accounting and finance including Quicken for Dummies (which sold more than 1,000,000 copes) and QuickBooks for Dummies (which sold more than 500,000 copies). He's also taught LLC and S corporation taxation in the graduate tax school at Golden Gate University.
An attorney for two-plus decades, St. Petersburg Florida attorney Carl Baranowski has worked both as an in-house corporate counsel and as practicing attorney, serving both private and public real estate and high technology companies. Baranowski holds an MBA and JD from Stanford University as well as two master's degrees and a bachelor's degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. A member of both the Florida Bar and the Texas Bar, he's also the co-author of the popular legal reference, Representing High-Tech Companies (Law Journal Press, 2006).