Business Start Up Expert Kimberly Martinez To Be Honored With Golden Quill Award in Hollywood

Kimberly Martinez, business leader and entrepreneurial business expert, will receive a Golden Quill Award from The National Academy of Best-Selling Authors™ at the Second Annual Best Seller’s Summit and Awards Gala.

Orlando, Fla. – October 19, 2011 – Kimberly Martinez, business leader and entrepreneurial  business expert, will be recognized at the Second Annual Best Seller’s Summit and Awards Gala hosted by National Academy of Best-Selling Authors™.  The event will be taking place October 20-21, 2011 at the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood, California.

Kimberly Martinez will be honored for becoming a best seller with the book The Next Big Thing: Top Trends From Today’s Leading Experts to Help You Dominate the New Economy. The book features forward thinking trends to help entrepreneurs and business people dominate the new economy. The Next Big Thing was released on Thursday, March 10, 2011 by business book publisher CelebrityPress™. On the day of release, The Next Big Thing reached best-seller status in two separate categories on

Kimberly is the CEO and Co Founder of Bonitas International. Her company creates employee ID and conference credential jewelry that enable the wearer to display their identification with style. She is also creator of the “Entrepreneurs Journey™” a proprietary process that enables aspiring entrepreneurs to discover and create the life of their dreams.. She has been seen everywhere from the Today Show’s couch to meeting with Vogue fashion editor André Leon Talley at New York Fashion Week.  She has been featured in USA Today, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes and Entrepreneur, as well as Smart Money, Reader’s Digest and BusinessWeek.  She has appeared on the Today Show, ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox, MSNBC and HSN, and is a Make Mine a Million $ Business Awardee.  She was also a finalist for the 2009 Fortune 10 Most Powerful Women in Small Business award.

This year at the Awards Gala, The National Academy of Bestselling Authors™ will also recognize Brian Tracy, the author of more than 50 Best-Selling books and trainer of more than 2.5 Million people, with a Lifetime Achievement Award.  Last year’s Lifetime Achievement Award went to renowned author of The E-Myth, Michael E. Gerber.

The National Academy of Best Selling Authors™ was founded by two attorneys, JW Dicks, Esq. and Nick Nation, Esq. Authors themselves, they recognized that only a very limited number of books made the major New York Times Best Seller list and just like the awards shows put on by the entertainment-based organizations, they wanted to have more categories for authors to be accepted and recognized for their accomplishment. The National Academy of Best Selling Authors™ now honors authors from many of the leading independent best-seller lists.

About Bonitas International

Headquartered in Newbury, Ohio, Bonitas International manufactures stylish workplace tools and fashion accessories for professionals nationwide. A certified women-owned business (WBEC), Bonitas International is an honored recipient of the Make Mine a $Million™ Business Award, sponsored by Count Me In for Women’s Economic Independence and OPEN from American Express. The company is also a former finalist for the “Most Innovative Company of the Year” from the Stevie Awards for Women in Business. For more information about Bonitas International, please visit

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About Kimberly Martinez:

A former Fortune 50 top executive, she built and drove marketing and distribution systems for some of the most respected companies in the US. After losing her executive position following the events of September 11, 2001, she used the opportunity to fill her lifetime dream of becoming an entrepreneur. After months of false starts and missteps, she realized she needed to first design the life of her dreams and then create the perfect business to fulfill it. Her plan worked!

In 2003 Kimberly joined forces with her sister-in-law Lisa Harrington to create Bonitas International, the home of BooJeeBeads™, whose flagship product line is a collection of fashion ID jewelry that lets women wear their employee ID or conference credentials with style. Today, her multimillion dollar company sells it’s product throughout North America at over 4,000 retail outlets, big box stores and the company’s websites, and

Kimberly resides in Sarasota, Florida with her three children. She is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati and the UCLA Anderson School of Management. She is passionate about enabling others to live the lives of their dreams. You can reach Kimberly at

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