WestBow Press Celebrates Michael Hyatt’s “Platform” Release with Twitter Contest

Grand Prize Winner will receive a one-hour private consultation with the Thomas Nelson Chairman

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Bloomington, IND (PRWEB) May 21, 2012

WestBow Press, the strategic self-publishing division of the world’s largest Christian publisher, Thomas Nelson, Inc., will celebrate the release of Michael Hyatt’s latest book, “Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World,” with the Wow2Win Twitter contest. The Grand Prize winner will receive a one-hour private consultation with the Thomas Nelson chairman to discuss the best ways to market their book.

In Platform, Michael Hyatt, who’s also a well-known professional speaker and the founder of the widely read “Intentional Leadership” blog says the key to getting noticed is to “start with the wow.” “Before authors can effectively build a following and start selling books, they’ve got to have a compelling, meaningful message that’s worthy of people’s time and attention,” Hyatt said.

“Michael Hyatt is one of the most influential thought-leaders in the publishing world, and his new book ‘Platform’ is an incredible resource for authors interested in marketing their books and creating a presence online,” said Keith Ogorek, senior vice-president of global marketing of Author Solutions, Inc.

The Wow2Win contest will be hosted on the @WestBowPress Twitter page during the week of May 21–25. To enter, authors will need a Twitter account and must follow @WestBow Press. In a single 140-character tweet, authors should explain why their book is great and “wow-worthy,” and include the contest hashtag #wow2win. Authors must also complete and submit the official contest entry form available on the WestBow Press contest page. Additionally, WestBow Press will be giving away five copies of “Platform” at random to entrants.

For more information, including the complete list of prizes, rules and regulations, please visit: http://www.westbowpress.com/wow2win/terms.aspx. For more information about future contests or to begin self-publishing with WestBow Press, please visit: westbowpress.com.

About WestBow Press:
WestBow Press is a strategic self-publishing alliance of Thomas Nelson, Inc., the world’s largest Christian publisher, and Author Solutions, Inc. (ASI), the world leader in the popular self-publishing industry segment. Through this partnership, authors benefit from the rich publishing heritage of Thomas Nelson and the speed-to-market advantages of the ASI self-publishing model. Titles published through WestBow Press are evaluated for sales potential and considered for publication under the Thomas Nelson imprint. Thomas Nelson, Inc. continues to “inspire the world” with distribution of products in more than 100 countries worldwide. For more information, or to start publishing today, visit westbowpress.com or call (866)-928-1240. Follow us @westbowpress on Twitter for the latest news.


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