I would like to thank:
Garr Reynolds and Hugh MacLeod for inspiration;
Andrey Skvortsov for many invaluable experiences;
Nancy Duarte for great advice during the early stages of the process;
Mary James (Acquisitions Editor at Wiley) for convincing me to write this book;
Kevin Kent (Senior Project Manager at Wiley) for his tactfulness and patience;
All the viewers of “Death by Powerpoint” at SlideShare.net and elsewhere for support and encouragement.