Get Your Swag in the #UTOPiA2016 Survivor Packs

Utopia book marketing

Get your swag, book, merch, promo item, discount coupon or other item in the hands of EVERY attendee, panelist and participant at ‪#‎UTOPiA2016‬ — writers, readers, designers, agents, editors, filmmakers, photographers, formatters and more! And get 50% OFF the cost of the official #UTOPiA2016 Reader-Writer Survivor Pack insertion in January. Enter promo code WelcomeBag at checkout http://utopia2016.eventbrite.com Offer ends January …

Keynote Speaker, Denise Grover Swank, answers fan questions

Utopia Authors, book marketing, For the fans, Speakers

Today we deliver to you the second in our series with our keynote speakers where they answer your (and our) questions!! A New York Times and USA Today best-selling author, Denise Grover Swank, is well-versed in multiple genres, from contemporary romance to the paranormal. Denise and her Rose Gardner Mysteries series are nominated for several utopYA Awards this year, and we are looking forward to hearing her speak …

Earlybird Ticket Price ENDS Saturday for #utopYA2015

Utopia Announcements, Authors, Bloggers, book marketing, Craft, Exhibitors, For the fans, Speakers

This is the last week to grab your tickets to #utopYA2015 at the Earlybird level prices. We’ve packed serious value into both the Standard Package and the VIP Package. Check this out: Earlybird Standard Ticket :: ONLY $90 4.5-day pass to the utopYA convention (utopYAcon) — Continental breakfast included each day (first come, first served) June 17 – 21, 2015 …

The Protostar Giveaway

Utopia Announcements, book marketing, Sweepstakes

A protostar is the first step in a stellar evolution…or…the birth of a star. I’m over the moon to share with you a giveaway that was made possible because of the generosity of the following companies — InkSlinger PR, Starling Magic, Whit & Ware, Timid Monster, Mae I Design — who immediately jumped at the chance to be part of …

More Authors & Experts Announced for utopYA 2014

Utopia Announcements, Authors

First I need to apologize. I promised this list a week ago. Balancing the extreme demands of much-expanded utopYA this year has been a challenge. As with all periods of expansion, growing pains have been ever present. I stretch into them with excitement and pride, but when things slip through the cracks, you are the last people I want to …

utopYA Awards Sponsor, Mae I Design, Has Exclusive Offer for Attending Authors

Utopia Announcements, book marketing

On Facebook yesterday I asked the question, “How important is your author headshot/photo?” The resounding response was “VERY.” I couldn’t agree more…and neither could our utopYA Awards Sponsor, Regina Wamba, of Mae I Design and Photography. That’s why Regina and I created an EXCLUSIVE offer for authors (or anyone really) attending utopYA in June. You authors out there are THE …

Harness Your Inner Badass and Create the Writing Career You Deserve

Utopia Announcements

Introducing utopYA 2013 keynote speaker and Best-selling author, Jen Sincero. I am beyond excited to unleash Jen Sincero on all of you. I have known Jen since December 2010, and it has been nothing short of a blast to watch her blaze trails and kick tails all over the world. Get ready for a keynote address on Saturday, June 29th …