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2012 Authors Networking Summit Equipping Local Authors and Entrepreneurs to Master The Business Side of Writing

The Master Communicator’s Writing Services, a Houston based company, founded by Sharon C. Jenkins, The Master Communicator will be conducting the 2012 Authors Networking Summit on October 27, 2012. The morning events will be held at the Sam Houston Area Council, Boy Scouts of America on 2225 North Loop W Houston, Texas, 77008 and the evening events will be held at the Sheraton Suites, 2400 West Loop South, Houston, Texas 77027-4204.

The highlights of the summit will be the Inspirational Writers Breakfast which will feature Dr. Grace Cornish Livingston, nationally recognized relationship expert and author and the America’s Favorite Author Awards Ceremony keynotes, World Renown Poet Laureate Lucia De Garcia, Journalist Kim Davis, and the final round of the America’s Favorite Author Competition. There will also be a VIP Reception with author, artist extraordinaire, Frank Underwood.

The summit hosts, the Learning for Life Program and their supporting nonprofits: Barbara Jordan Endeavors Corporation, Katy Rocks, Amos House of Faith, and No More Victims, Inc. are expecting over 300 authors, both youth and adults to attend this event. There is also an all-star literary faculty: Toni Harris, Bonnie Karpay, Sharyn Abbott, Ken Marsh, Keith Davis Jr., Amy Olivera, Michelle Stimpson, Melanie Stiles, Laura Lopez Cano, Chinye Okoh, Yong Kwon, and Ben Scardello.

Authorpreneurship is designed to meet the needs of aspiring authors and entrepreneurs on the “fast track” and seasoned authors who want to excel in the “business side of writing.” The workshops include such topics as: Young, So What! Discovering the Authorpreneur in You by Keith Davis Jr., Networking for Authors with Ken Marsh, The Business of Writing by Sharon C. Jenkins, How I Built a #1 Bestseller Network (and you can too!) by Bonnie Karpay, The 7 Drastic Steps to Getting Your Book Project Completed by Toni Harris and Your Right to Write by Sharyn Abbott. Sponsors for this event are Amerigroup, Constant Contact,, SA4i,, Powerful Women International, rolling out and Cool Beans University.

For more information in regards to the summit, go to and to vote for your favorite contestant in the America’s Favorite Author Competition go to

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The Master Communicator & Associates Marie Cortes
Sharon C. Jenkins, Agency Principal 832-388-8218
281-889-2142 or 281-826-4615

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