023: Angela Engel — Are You Ready to Publish a Book?

023: Angela Engel — Are You Ready to Publish a Book?

023: Angela Engel — Are You Ready to Publish a Book? 1024 512 Kanika

Angela Engel is recognized nationally as an experienced senior sales professional who promotes and places brands strategically in the marketplace. Her resume highlights her work with some of the most recognized publishing, baby, home, and textile brands. These include Chronicle Books, Dwell Studio, Moleskine, and Cameron + Company. Angela’s success in selling to key national and international retailers such as Nordstrom, Amazon, Costco and Target, has made her a sought after expert in the industry. Her clients benefit from her dedication and passion, resulting in millions of dollars’ in revenue. Angela is an ardent cook, a lover of wine, and is passionate about exercise and raising her three young girls with her husband in Oakland, California.

Angela is the founder of the Collective Book Studio which is a full service partnership publisher. The studio works with content creators to produce and distribute high quality books in virtually every category. The team has collectively 30 years of combined experience working as authors, artists, and industry leaders to make dreams come alive on every page. They specialize in creating gorgeous, professionally designed, high quality books and their experience with national, mass market, and specialty retailers gets these books out into the world where they belong.

Meet My Guest:

Show Notes:

  • 02:00 – Introduction
  • 04:38 – About the book + distribution
  • 07:03 – Publisher assistant
  • 09:50 – ‘Gratitude the Great’
  • 12:12 – Why everyone needs an editor
  • 15:35 – Pre-orders are key
  • 16:30 – How to publish an audio book
  • 18:50 – About Angela’s team
  • 21:30 – Family
  • 23:33 – The importance of taking breaks
  • 24:30 – Mom Sense moment
  • 25:50 – Taking a leap of faith
  • 28:31 – Favorite book
  • 28:50 – Mom Haul

Mom Haul: