About the Author
Chris Hanks is an entrepreneur and lecturer at the University of Georgia, where he is Head of the Entrepreneurship Program at the Terry College of Business.
David Beasley worked for twenty-five years as a reporter and editor for the Atlanta Journal Constitution. His stories have appeared in many publications, including the New York Times, Bloomberg News, and GlobalAtlanta.com. His new book "Without mercy: The Stunning True Story of Race, Crime and Corruption in the Deep South" comes out in January 2014.