LOCATION: Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Airport Hotel 1825 Griffin Road Dania, 33004
COST: $22 per person/member, $25 non-member; includes buffet breakfast
DIRECTIONS: I-95 to Griffin Road exit (Exit 26). Go east on Griffin and make a right at the first light into the Sheraton parking area.
is free of charge. Take a ticket when you enter and when you leave be
sure to tell the parking attendant you were attending the FRW event.
PROGRAM: Branding Yourself in Today’s Market
Having name recognition is one of the strongest
tools in an author’s arsenal. Learn what it takes for a reader to pick
up your book out of the masses being released, but more important – keep
Contributing Editor for Publishers Weekly, Barbara Vey brings readers
and writers together with her popular Beyond Her Book blog. Recipient of
the 2012 RWA Vivian Stevens Industry Award. From her entertaining
“Drive By Videos” to reader feedback on books with WW Ladies Book Club
BHB continues to grow into a must read daily adventure. An avid reader,
Barbara consumed a book a day before taking on the glamorous life of a
roving reporting. Traveling all over the United States to conferences
from Romance to Thrillers, Mysteries to Horror, Historicals to Comic
Con, Barbara has even broken through the barrier into the entertainment
industry by covering Red Carpet Events and interviewing the likes of
Richard Dean Anderson, Joshua Jackson, Joss Whedon, Chris Evans and
others. But her love of Romance and the Happily Ever After keeps her
grounded while she offers readers a place to step away from life’s daily
trials to take a positive journey through the world of books.