Steve Slaunwhite

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Steve Slaunwhite
Nationality Canadian
Alma mater York University (Business).
Occupation Business author and speaker.
Notable work(s) The Wealthy Freelancer (co-author), The Everything Guide to Writing Copy, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Starting a Web-Based Business.
Website
www.steveslaunwhite.com

Steve Slaunwhite (born December 7, 1962, in Halifax, Nova Scotia) is a Canadian marketing strategist, speaker and author of books, including on the topics of marketing, copywriting, and small business success. He is the co-founder of International Freelancers Day.[1]

Biography[edit]

Slaunwhite earned a business degree from York University and did post-graduate at Ryerson University. Upon graduation he began a career in professional sales during which time he published a number of sales-related articles in Sales And Marketing Journal, The American Salesman[2] and other publications.

His first book, Start & Run A Copywriting Business (Self-counsel Press), was favorably reviewed in several publications including Wall Street Journal.[3] His other books include The Everything Guide To Writing Copy (Adams Media), The Complete Idiot's Guide To Starting A Web-Based Business (Alpha) and The Wealthy Freelancer (Penguin)[4]—which was a long-time Amazon business bestseller and won a 2010 Best Small Business Book award[5] from SmallBizTrends.com.

Slaunwhite has also contributed sections and chapters to ten books including The White Paper Marketing Handbook and Web Copy That Sells.[6]

Bibliography[edit]

Books[edit]

  • Steve Slaunwhite, Start & Run A Copywriting Business, Self-Counsel Press, 2000 & 2005 new revised edition[7]
  • Steve Slaunwhite, The Everything Guide to Writing Copy, Adams Media, 2007[8]
  • Steve Slaunwhite, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Starting a Web-Based Business, Alpha/Penguin, 2009[9]
  • Steve Slaunwhite (with Pete Savage and Ed Gandia), The Wealthy Freelancer, Penquin, 2010[10]

Contributor[edit]

  • Various Experts, The CMA Guide to Email Marketing, Canadian Marketing Association, 2000-2014[11][12]
  • Maria Veloso, Web Copy That Sells, AMACOM, 2009.

References[edit]

  1. ^ PR Web press release: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/08/prweb4425004.htm
  2. ^ Publisher's website: http://www.highbeam.com/doc/1G1-16043834.html
  3. ^ Editorial Reviews Section: www.amazon.com/Start-Run-Copywriting-Business/dp/1551806339/
  4. ^ Gallagher, Helen (April 26, 2011). "Book Review: The Wealthy Freelancer: 12 Secrets to a Great Income and an Enviable Lifestyle by Steve Slaunwhite, Pete Savage, and Ed Gandia". Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Retrieved 30 May 2011. 
  5. ^ Small Biz Trends awards announcement: http://smallbiztrends.com/2010/12/readers-choice-2010-small-business-book-awards.html
  6. ^ Google Books: books.google.ca/books?isbn=0814432514
  7. ^ Google Books: http://books.google.ca/books?id=vhtkKQEACAAJ&dq=start+and+run+a+copywriting+business&hl=en&sa=X&ei=HfZbU_HDOqSO2AXHxoH4Dg&redir_esc=y
  8. ^ Google Books: http://books.google.ca/books?id=Zxn7NEV8t74C&printsec=frontcover&dq=everything+guide+to+writing+copy&hl=en&sa=X&ei=U_dbU9f7M6f02gXrm4DwCA&ved=0CC8Q6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=everything%20guide%20to%20writing%20copy&f=false
  9. ^ Amazon.com: www.amazon.com/Complete-Idiots-Starting-Web-Based-Business-ebook/dp/B00AR183FG/
  10. ^ Amazon.com: www.amazon.com/Wealthy-Freelancer-Pete-Savage-ebook/dp/B00AR19HW4/
  11. ^ Publisher's website: http://www.the-cma.org/Downloads/Library/2011/EmailMarketingGuide.pdf
  12. ^ Google Books: books.google.ca/books?isbn=0814432514

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