Strategy and Planning Leader for Cisco Americas Partner Organization and Diva Tech Talk Co-Founder, Nicole Scheffler, Signs Publishing Deal With CelebrityPress® To Co-Author Pillars of Success with Jack Canfield

Nicole Scheffler will team up with other leading entrepreneurs and professionals, including Best-Selling Author® Jack Canfield, to release the new book, Pillars of Success, which brings together successful entrepreneurs to offer advice as a catalyst to success.

Grand Rapids, MI – March 17, 2020 – Strategy and Planning Leader for Cisco Americas Partner Organization and Diva Tech Talk Co-Founder, Nicole Scheffler recently signed a publishing deal to co-write the forthcoming book titled Pillars of Success, published by CelebrityPress® LLC. In addition to Scheffler’s 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.

Pillars of Success is tentatively scheduled for release in Fall of 2020.

A portion of the royalties earned from Pillars of Success will be donated to Entrepreneur’s International Fund, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to creating awareness for charitable causes.

Nicole Scheffler was selected to be in the book because of her commitment to professional success and willingness to share her vast knowledge. Her professional expertise makes her an asset to the publication and will surely benefit a wide range of readers.

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About Nicole Scheffler

Nicole SchefflerNicole Scheffler is a modern digital renaissance woman – a “Digissance Woman,” with robust technology skills, broad business background, and a passion for empowering women to succeed in tech.

Nicole began in the startup space as a programmer, moved to business analyst for Fidelity Investments, and has grown her career significantly at tech giant Cisco Systems. Crain’s Detroit Business honored her among its 2018 Notable Women in Tech, and Cisco awarded her its esteemed Chairman’s Club, a distinction given to less than 1% of its worldwide salesforce. Her Cisco career spans tenures as a systems engineer, technical marketing engineer, and security consulting engineer. Most recently, she migrated to Cisco’s Channel Operations. There, she leads strategy for the Americas Partner Engineering Organization, throughout North and Latin America, while managing a highly-experienced technical engineering team.

Nicole co-founded the award-winning “Diva Tech Talk” podcast – a collection of women sharing their motivational career journeys in technology to inspire other women to pursue and expand their own careers in the space. As the first women in tech-focused podcast to market, “Diva Tech Talk” has won significant honors since its 2015 launch, including five prized Association of Women in Communication Clarion Awards. Most recently, it received a 2019 The People’s Choice Podcast Award nomination. Nicole also covered women in technology as a Associate Editor.

Nicole’s formal education includes a bachelor’s degree in Business Computer Information Systems and a master’s degree in Information Technology from the University of North Texas, where she was chosen to speak at graduation. Her work as an adjunct professor began at the age of 26 – covering the Information Warfare/Security, Wireless Security, Biometrics Fundamentals, and VoIP Fundamentals arenas. She’s also taught through Cisco’s skill-building Networking Academy, offering Cisco Certification courses, and she’s earned multiple industry certifications, including the Cisco Certified Networking Associate up to the Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert written.

Motivating and empowering others is in Nicole’s DNA. Every day, she works to positively impact communities worldwide. She leads and volunteers generously for organizations that include Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation and Women of Cisco. She’s also founded both a nonprofit and a technology user group. As a longtime advocate for STEM Women, she embraces the idea that, “One person can’t do everything, but everyone can do something.” Nicole also volunteers for many local organizations, often leveraging her social media skills.

She also has a track record of sharing her passion through speaking engagements. To date, she has delivered nine keynote addresses and over 30 general talks and panels. Her areas of expertise include Women’s Empowerment, Networking, Security, IoT, Leadership, Programming, and Gratitude.

Nicole lives her principles of leadership, community, giving, and teaching, daily – and works to inspire others to follow suit. In 2020, she will complete her Canfield Success Principles Trainer Certification, create courses to share these with other women in tech, and publish a kids’ book to encourage girls in STEM. She lives in Michigan with her husband and daughter.

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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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Dicks + Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency®
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