Kelowna Author and Business Coach David Smith Hits Amazon Best-Seller List With “Against The Grain”

David Smith, Kelowna author and business coach, recently hit five best-seller lists with the new book, “Against The Grain.”

Kelowna, British Columbia – September 13, 2013 – Best-selling author David Smith, infopreneur and business coach, joined a select group of the world’s leading experts, along with noted business development expert, best-selling author and speaker, Brian Tracy, to co-author the book titled, Against The Grain: The World’s Leading Experts Reveal How They Achieved Positive Results in a Down Economy! The book was released on September 5th, 2013 by CelebrityPress™ – a leading business book publisher.

Against The Grain showcases a group of Celebrity Experts® including entrepreneurs, mentors and coaches who have survived and thrived in the midst of the constantly changing marketplace – going Against The Grain. To the reader who wants to enjoy success, these Celebrity Experts® share with them proven ways to move forward with their plans and the mindset required to do it. David Smith contributed a chapter titled “Down and Out at 53! I Came Back and You Can Too!”

On the day of release, Against The Grain: The World’s Leading Experts Reveal How They Achieved Positive Results in a Down Economy! achieved best-seller status in five categories.  The book reached best-seller status in the following categories: “Direct Marketing,” “Marketing,” “Entrepreneurship,” “Marketing and Sales” and “Personal Finance.”

David Smith, of Kelowna British Columbia, is a new best-selling author and evolving “infopreneur.” He specializes in helping people successfully reinvent themselves and make money online. David’s passion is in helping you achieve your personal, financial and business goals. His message is that it is never too late to reset your inner blueprint, integrate it with your outer activities in a congruent way and enjoy sustainable success while living your life fully. He speaks from his own ongoing experience.

David has spent many years in various management positions with several Canadian financial institutions with a particular focus on client service and sales. His experience includes financial analysis and consulting, both business and personal.  He began his lengthy business career at five years of age selling stationery door to door. Throughout his professional life, David has participated in countless self-development and business courses and seminars; his focus is on continuous improvement and profitable results. He approaches life and business with a sense of fun, adventure and humour.

After such a successful release, David Smith 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. He has been invited to attend the organization’s Quilly® Awards in Hollywood, the Best-Selling Authors equivalent to the Oscars and the Grammys! Here he will be invited to receive his Quilly® Award.

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The royalties from this project will be given to Entrepreneur’s International Foundation, a not for profit organization dedicated to creating unique launch campaigns to raise money and awareness for charitable causes.

For your complimentary copy of his story detailed in Chapter 7 of “Against the Grain”, Please go to:

About Celebrity Press™:

Celebrity Press™ is a business book publisher that publishes books from thought leaders around the world. Celebrity Press™ specializes in helping its authors grow their businesses through book publishing. Celebrity Press™ has published books alongside Brian Tracy, Dr. Ivan Misner, Ron Legrand, Mari Smith, Kelly O’Neil, Alexis Martin Neely and many of the biggest experts across diverse fields.

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