Mayflower Madam Author:Sydney Biddle Barrows The headlines splashed across front pages everywhere: a young woman of impeccable background and great elegance arrested for "promoting prostitution." The media had a field day with Sydney Biddle Barrows and her business. — And what a business it was! Its clients were the rich, the prominent, the powerful. Its "girls" were flawlessly dressed,... more » trained, schooled to deliver perfectly. Moreover, it met the top standards of managerial performance: a textbook example of the principles endorsed by America's best business schools. From all the available evidence, Sydney Barrows's escort service, Cachet, qualified as one of "America's best-run companies."
Now, for the first time, she tells her own story- with candor and pride.« less