Corporate Speaker, Best-Selling Author
About Larry Kahaner
Larry Kahaner is the author of nine books, including the
best-selling Competitive Intelligence, a Book-of-the-Month
Club selection and BusinessWeek Bestseller, which has been
translated into six languages. Although not a textbook, it is used
by many universities to teach competitive intelligence to students.
A former Washington correspondent for BusinessWeek
magazine and Knight-Ridder Newspapers, Kahaner is also founder of
KANE Associates International, Inc., a firm that specializes in
intelligence matters for corporate clients. Kahaner is currently
Washington Editor for Fleet Owner Magazine, in which he
writes a monthly column on transportation issues, and is a frequent
contributor to Information Week magazine, where he covers
e-commerce, security, and the Internet.
He has presented before the Society of Competitive Intelligence
Professionals; International Quality & Productivity Center;
National Military Intelligence Association; The World Future
Society; Advanced Learning Institute; American Recovery Association;
Institute of Police Technology and Management; District of Columbia
Police Academy; Halton Regional Police Dept., Toronto; the Graduate
Management School of the University of Indonesia in Jakarta,
MCIWorldCom, Monsanto, Milacron, CACI and other companies,
universities and associations.
His articles have appeared in The Washington Post, The
International Herald Tribune, The European, The Christian
Science Monitor, and many other publications. He has been a
guest on CNN's Larry King Live!, CNBC's Management
Today, Evening Magazine, National Public
Radio's All Things Considered, CBS Evening News,
G. Gordon Liddy Show, Derek McGinty Show, Voice of
America, Talk to America; Fox TV News, Bloomberg Business
News, and local TV and radio stations worldwide.
Kahaner is a Board Member of the Society of Competitive
Intelligence Professionals, and a member of the Mystery Writers of
America and The Author's Guild. He holds a Master of Science in
journalism from Boston University and is a licensed private
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