Create publicity and send a press releases out about it.
How to keep a press list and different types of press.
Tips on how to pitch and promote you or your authors.
Come hear Gail DiRe and Diane Duthweiler present a discussion on author marketing at the April 21 meeting of Book Publishers Northwest. This meeting begins at 4 p.m. at Good Shepherd Center, 4649 Sunnyside N., Room 202, Seattle, WA.
Gail DiRe, owner of Xetera Media Services since 1989, liaisons for national publishing houses and PR firms, working with local, national and international authors, politicians and celebrities. Xetera Media Services provides public relations, media connections, logistics, event and scheduling management and personal assistance for authors and publishers.
Diane Duthweiler began her career as a television anchor and reporter in Idaho, Then for 15 years she wrote and produced at two Seattle television stations. She works for Xetera Media Services and does freelance field producing for all the major television news networks.
Together Gail and Diane formed Book It Northwest and specialize in PR and helping authors and artists bring their work to the attention of Western Washington audiences and media.