|Known for||Paradox of Prosperity|
|Notable work||Rescue America: Our best America is only one generation away|
Chris Salamone is an American attorney and entrepreneur. He is best known for deriving term, “Paradox of Prosperity” with Professor Gilbert N. M. O. Morris on his New York Times, Wall Street Journal bestseller Rescue America: Our best America is only one generation away. He currently serves as Chairman of Spartan Capital Investors, a private investment firm and sits on the board of the Chasin Music Group and Chasin Records.
Salamone was born in Ellis Island, New York. His family moved from Cerda, Sicily to Ellis Island, New York. where he attended the De Paul Catholic High School. He later studied law and business & economics at Saint Anselm College and Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law.
Career and Entrepreneurial Activities
After completing a degree in law, Salamone founded the National Institute for Legal Education, an organization formed to help law students by developing and offering law school preparatory courses to them. He held position of CEO until 2010. In 1994, Salamone incorporated Salamone & Associates, a law firm to start his own practice as an attorney. After leaving the National Institute For Legal Education, he founded LeadAmerica in 2001, an education management company to offer motivational programs for the high school students. Salamone speaks frequently at conferences and college events.
In 2011, Salamone co-authored, Rescue America: Our best America is only one generation away, with Professor Morris. The book is known for deriving term “Paradox of prosperity”, used in economics, social theory and general commentary. The book became a bestseller in 2011 on the New York Times and Wall Street Journal.
- Salamone, Chris; Morris, Gilbert (2011). Rescue America: Our Best America is Only One Generation Away. Greenleaf Book Group Press. ISBN 9781608321414.
- "Best Sellers: Paperback Nonfiction: Sunday, November 6th 2011". The New York Times (published 21 December 2016). 6 November 2011.
- Varin, Andra (29 October 2011). "Author Chris Salamone: New Generation Needs Old Values". Newsmax (published 21 December 2016).
- Salamone, Chris; Morris, Gilbert (25 November 2011). "Rescue America: Our Best America Is Only One Generation Away". goodreads (published 21 December 2016).
- Salamone, Chris; Morris, Gilbert (16 October 2011). Rescue America: Our Best America Is Only One Generation Away. Greenleaf Book Group LLC (published 21 December 2016). ISBN 160832141X.
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- "Rescue America: On Returning to An America We Can Be Proud Of..." down The Avenue (published 23 December 2016). 12 October 2011.
- "The Help Rescue America Book Launch Party 10/19/11". Soul Of Miami (published 21 December 2016). 16 October 2011.
- "Ponzi Schemer's "Brother" Writes Book On "Founding Values". local10.com (published 21 December 2016). 12 November 2011.
- Salamone, Chris (17 October 2011). Rescue America: Our Best America Is Only One Generation Away. Greenleaf Book Group, LLC (published 21 December 2016). ISBN 9781608321414.