Advisor, Bruce Marks, Signs Publishing Deal with CelebrityPress® To Co-Author The Keys to Authenticity with Jack Canfield.

Bruce Marks will team up with other leading entrepreneurs and professionals, including Best-Selling Author® Jack Canfield, to release the new book, The Keys to Authenticity, which brings together successful entrepreneurs to offer advice as a catalyst for success.

Parkland, FL – February 26, 2023 Bruce Marks, Advisor, recently signed a publishing deal to co-write the forthcoming book titled, The Keys to Authenticity, published by CelebrityPress® LLC. In addition to Marks’ expertise, the publication features content from world-renowned entrepreneur, professional speaker, and Best-Selling Author® Jack Canfield.  The book will be released under the CelebrityPress® LLC imprint, a leading business book publisher that publishes books from ThoughtLeaders® around the world.

Bruce Marks was selected to be a contributor of the book because of his commitment to professional success and willingness to share his  vast knowledge. His professional expertise makes him an asset to the publication and will surely benefit a wide range of readers.


The Keys to Authenticity is tentatively scheduled for release in Summer of 2023.


A portion of the royalties earned from The Keys to Authenticity will be donated to Entrepreneur’s International Fund, an organization dedicated to creating awareness for charitable causes.


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About Bruce

With over 35 years of SBA lending experience and the past 9 years focused solely on Mergers & Acquisition lending (M&A transactions), Bruce Marks helps buyers finance lower middle market M&A transactions. Bruce works with financial buyers, searchers, and corporate buyers seeking financing for business acquisition transactions. He specializes in transactions with enterprise values between $3 and $8 million dollars and has closed over 1,200 SBA transactions.

Bruce is employed by First Bank of the Lake (FBOL), which is a community bank located in Osage Beach, Missouri.  Currently, he leads a team of 5 in the Bank’s M&A vertical. FBOL is a National PLP lender. Over the last 9 years, Bruce has personally assisted buyers providing over $325,000,000 in SBA 7a loans to facilitate lower middle market M&A transactions.

Bruce earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Salem State College in Massachusetts and his M.B.A. degree in Finance from Nova Southeastern University. He also earned the distinguished title of Certified Merger and Acquisition Advisor (CM&AA).  Bruce successfully completed the Business Valuation training through NACVA. Previously, Bruce operated his own business consulting firm for 13 years, eventually selling this and returning to the banking profession.

Bruce is one of the top performing SBA 7a lenders in the country and is recognized as an expert in his field. He is a National speaker to audiences on the topic of lending and buying small businesses via livestreams, podcasts, and conference appearances. Bruce is supported by his wife, Laurie, and his two daughters, Rachel and Sara.


Connect with Bruce –

Twitter @sbabmarks




About CelebrityPress® LLC:


CelebrityPress® LLC is a leading business book publisher that publishes books from ThoughtLeaders® around the world. CelebrityPress® LLC specializes in business anthologies, among various other types of titles, and has published books alongside Jack Canfield, Brian Tracy, Dan Kennedy, Dr. Ivan Misner, Robert Allen, Michael Gerber, Tom Hopkins, and many of the biggest experts across diverse fields. CelebrityPress® LLC focuses on helping its authors grow their businesses and their personal brands through book publishing; the organization has successfully helped launch thousands of best-selling authors® to date. 


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