Austin, Texas, United States
Getting books noticed is in Michael Drew's blood. Making books the essential reads that everyone needs to buy and talk about is in his genes. He's the world's most successful book promoter, with a string of national bestsellers (many of them number-one titles) that reads like an all-star team of today's most popular business writers. He's launched more than 75 books onto national bestseller lists and has 1,000 number-one Amazon titles.
Michael Drew has been marketing books for his entire career, perfecting his skills at such respected publishers as Bard Press, Entrepreneur Magazine, Longstreet Press and Thomas Nelson Publishers, among many others. Michael has mastered the intricacies of publishing, and has adapted to today's fast-evolving industry. He founded Promote a Book to work directly with writers.
Beyond merely helping their books to sell well, Michael Drew also works with authors on an essential component of their continuing success: building a platform for their writing that will expand their audience.
Through his skills in website creation, speaking engagements, career coaching and the use of personas to intensify the effectiveness of copy, Michael has created a new generation of thought leaders. He has helped them to become even more effective entrepreneurs who nourish today’s idea-hungry marketplace.
Michael has observed up-close the shifting dynamics of the publishing industry and how content reaches today’s varied audiences. As a result, he has expanded Promote A Book’s services to include consulting and planning on everything from Internet distribution and website building, to video creation, to book trailers, podcasting and more.
He is also the co-author of the recent book Pendulum: How Past Generations Shape Our Future.
From his early days helping publicize books for Bard Press, Entrepreneur Magazine, Longstreet Press, and Thomas Nelson Publishers, Michael Drew has shown a gift for promoting the written word. He went on to found Promote A Book which, under his leadership, has helped launch more than 65 books onto national bestseller lists. Beyond merely helping books to sell we