Instructor Bio




Instructor Biography

Clifford R. Ennico

Cliff Ennico (, a nationally recognized authority on the legal problems of small business, is best known as the former host of MONEYHUNT, the fast-paced PBS reality television series where entrepreneurs defend their business plans before America's toughest panel of experts. His weekly business advice column, Succeeding in Your Business, the "Ann Landers of the business world", is syndicated nationally by Creators Syndicate, and appears in dozens of major newspapers and small business Websites throughout North America. He is also a frequent contributor to Entrepreneur and other small business magazines, has hosted over 100 streaming video segments on small business legal and tax issues for the It’s Your Biz website (, and is the author of 15 books on entrepreneurship and career management. A member of the faculty of eBay University, he delivers talks to business groups nationwide on the legal, tax, financial and human resources (HR) issues involved in running a successful e-commerce business. An attorney by training, Cliff has represented over 15,000 small businesses and early-stage technology companies in his 32-year career, and currently owns and operates his own practice in Fairfield, Connecticut. He holds a B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Dartmouth College and a law degree from Vanderbilt University, where he was Articles Editor of the Vanderbilt Law Review.