Business Networking Expert Rena Striegel Hits Best Seller List

Rena Striegel, business strategist, recently hit two separate best-seller lists with the new business book “Building The Ultimate Network.

Orlando, Fla. – October 10, 2011 – Rena Striegel, Founder of Empowered Business Strategies, recently joined with noted business networking expert, best-selling author and speaker, Dr. Ivan Misner and a select group of leading experts on a broad array of subjects to co-write the book titled, Building The Ultimate Network. Nick Nanton, Esq. along with business partner, JW Dicks, Esq., signed a publishing deal with each of these authors to contribute their expertise to the book, which was released under their CelebrityPress™ imprint.

Building The Ultimate Network was released on Thursday, September 29, 2011 and is a collaborative effort of entrepreneurs and professionals all around the world revealing their top secrets on building a profitable network of people and relationships, both online and offline. Rena Striegel contributed a chapter titled “Taking Your Networking To a Higher Level.”

On the day of release, Building The Ultimate Network reached best-seller status in two separate categories.  The book reached best-seller status in the Direct Marketing and Entrepreneurship categories.

Rena Striegel founded Empowered Business Strategies in 2006 after a 10 year career in the banking industry.  After working with a wide variety of business owners in her role as Vice President of Private Banking, she began a full time consulting practice focused on assisting business owners and executives implement best practices for greater business efficiency and profitability.

Rena has a passion for helping clients make more money and have more fun!  She is known for being very hands-on in her approach to working with clients.  By creating a strong working relationship with her clients, she is able to help them achieve the level of operational excellence that allows resources to be focused on growth rather than on fixing problems.

From CelebrityPress:

Your NEW RESOLUTION is: GO FORWARD and SELL more by NETWORKING more! From your perspective, Networking is both easy and a cure-all for sales. However, the bottom line of this book is – Networking is NOT selling to a captive audience on the first meeting!!! The experienced professionals in this book will teach you that THIS DOES NOT WORK!!! There are successful methods for networking that have evolved and flourished through the research and practice of mentors like Dr. Ivan Misner – a world-renowned practitioner and teacher of Networking. So, while your instincts are right that this is a great idea, you will now learn the proven secrets of ‘what works’ as you read about the tested methods of Dr. Misner and other leading Networking experts in the business world. From this book, you will learn how to master Networking and truly INCREASE YOUR SALES.

After such a successful release Rena Striegel will be recognized by The National Academy of Best-Selling Authors™, an organization that honors authors from many of the leading independent best-seller lists.

To order a copy of the book, go to

For more information about Rena Striegel please visit or her Facebook fan page:  Rena Striegel – Your Business Coach.

More about Rena Striegel:

Rena is the president of the KC South chapter of Business Network International (BNI).  She is a regular speaker at various meetings and conferences on topics related to challenges that business owners face and frequently offers free seminars and networking events structured to help business owners connect with strategic partners and resources.

Rena received her MBA from the University of Iowa in 2003 and her undergraduate degree in Sociology at Central College in Pella, Iowa.  She is a certified coach and an adjunct professor at Mt. Mercy University and Webster University.

Rena lives in Olathe, Kansas with her furry office mates, Vela and Zara (Newfoundland dogs) and Tabitha and Gus (Persian cats).

About Celebrity Press™:

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