Are you serious about making your book and speech pay off for your business this year?
If your answer is 100% “yes,” you are invited to apply for a no-cost seat to join me as one of the select few at the private, invitation-only “Marketing With a Book and Speech Summit” coming to Seattle on Saturday, February 2 from 9 am to 4:30 pm at Verity Credit Union near Northgate Mall.
During this No Cost – No Selling – No Kidding summit, you’ll discover how to leverage your expertise into more high-paying clients by writing books with built-in marketing
and speaking more for high fees from leaders in the field.
Hello, my name is Henry DeVries, and I have the honor of
leading the “Marketing With a Book” session is.
As a ghostwriter and editor for consultants, I have
worked on 43 book projects in the last six years.
My proposals have earned five-figure advances for
clients. My latest best-selling book, How to
Close A Deal Like Warren Buffett, co-authored with
Vistage speaker Tom Searcy and published by
McGraw-Hill in November of 2012, won multiple
“Best Business Books” of the year awards and
achieved numerous Amazon #1 Best Seller Rankings,
* #1 in Books > Business & Investing >
Management & Leadership > Negotiating
* #1 in Books > Business & Investing > Skills
* #1 in Books > Business & Investing > Small
Business & Entrepreneurship > Entrepreneurship
* #1 in Books > Business & Investing > Marketing
& Sales > Sales & Selling
I have published with the top five publishers,
privately published, independently published and
association published, and personally know the
dos and don’ts of all current publishing
I also have relationships with some of the most
respected agents in the business and has launched
and supported columns in Forbes.com, Inc.com,
metro daily newspapers and CBS MoneyWatch helping
clients to gain credibility, free publicity and
I also teach marketing at the University of California
San Diego and serve as the assistant dean for continuing education.
Leading the “Marketing With a Speech” portion
of the seminar is Mark LeBlanc, past president of
the National Speakers Association and author of
the underground best-seller Growing Your Business
and his latest book Never Be the Same. He is an
expert on speaking more and for higher fees.
He runs Small Business Success and works with and
speaks for groups of business owners who want to
grow and sell more products and services
Guest speakers include Nancy “The Bio Doc”
Juetten, the Business Bio Expert and the Get Known
to Get Paid Mentor. She shows mission-driven experts
how to get seen, heard, celebrated and COMPEN$ATED
for their expert status. She is the author of the
Bye-Bye Boring Bio that guides service
professionals, speakers, authors, coaches and
those serious about earning expert status to
prepare and share their stories so they can Get
Known to Get Paid.
Also speaking is 29-time Emmy Award Winning
Speaker Bill Stainton. He’ll be talking about
The WOW Factor: Simple Tips to Make Your
Presentations Shine! During his portion of the
program, you will learn:
* What the 2 most important parts of your
presentation are — and a simple rule to help you
get them right!
* How to make sure your message is remembered
long after your presentation is over
* The one, single performance technique that
will double the effectiveness of your
All that, plus a tip or two from Jerry Seinfeld
and Jay Leno.
Summit Attendees Rave
“For most consultants completing a book is on
the top of their ‘Goals and Things To-Do’
List, (how many years has it been on YOURS?) and
Henry can help you get it done in record time,”
— Dean Minuto, Vistage speaker and author of The One
Page Sales Coach
“I do not know where else I could have learned
so much in such a short time.”
— Alok Kalia, MD,
Bluebonnet Health, Vistage speaker and author of
Don’t Take Dieting Advice from a Skinny Person
“Henry helped us publish our book, showed us
marketing techniques and how to leverage a book.
Our clients constantly mention how this one item
has differentiated us from our competition.”
— Brad Remillard, Impact Hiring Solutions, Vistage
speaker and co-author of You’re Not the Person I
In the past we have charged $795 for this summit. We have grants for 40 guests. To apply for your grant to attend this gathering
of experts, please visit the website:
I have a lot of consultants, speakers and authors on my list.
Don’t delay because when the first 40 seats are claimed, the opportunity to attend is lost.
You will be notified by phone and/or email that you have been selected to enjoy our expert buffet, provided you apply for your seat.
I hope to see you at the summit.
P.S. Be sure to apply early for one
of the few no-cost spots.
No cost. No selling. No kidding.
Thank you to our venue sponsor Verity Credit Union for opening your doors to bring this powerful content to serious authors and speakers in Seattle, WA and beyond.