he new book "THE VISION BOARD: the secret to an extraordinary life" by Joyce Schwarz, Harper Collins Publishing, Collins Design, celebrates its official publication date today, October 28, 2008. The book is now available online at Amazon.com and also at more than 6000 bookstores such as Borders & Barnes & Noble and at Target in the USA and all Costco stores in Canada.
In the spirit of the book which focuses in on Joyce Schwarz proprietary goal realization system "GRABS" her own spin on the LAW OF ATTRACTION as featured in the blockbuster movie THE SECRET, "The Vision Board" the author Joyce Schwarz has organized a Celebrity book signing and Charity Silent Auction to be held in connection with the acclaimed Digital Hollywood fall conference.
The foreword to THE VISION BOARD by Joyce Schwarz is by motivational speaking Guru, Bob Proctor and the afterword is by Jack Canfield, CEO CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL Enterprises. The book also features more than 75 wisdom leaders, motivational experts and acclaimed speakers well known in the $12.5 Billion dollar personal development industry. Seven teachers featured in the movie and book THE SECRET are also included with quotes and contributions in THE VISION BOARD book.
Celebrity/Charity Book Signing and Auction Celebrating the launch of THE VISION BOARD by Joyce Schwarz:
When: October 28, 2008
Where: Loew's Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Time: 4-6 p.m. (in conjunction with Digital Hollywood, www.digitalhollywood.com)
WHO: Author Joyce Schwarz, noted Hollywood career strategist and head of JCOM emerging media & entertainment consulting firm and founder of THE CENTER FOR SUCCESSFUL RECAREERING and The VISION BOARD INSTITUTE is in the spotlight of honor and will be conducting the book signing and Silent Auction.
Proceeds from the THE VISION BOARD celebrity/charity auction will go to: World Trust Foundation, JDRF, The Sarcoma Foundation and The Cleveland Sight Center, all registered non-profit organizations
MORE ABOUT THE VISION BOARD by Joyce Schwarz:
THE VISION BOARD by Joyce Schwarz, (www.IHAVEAVISION.org) published by Collins Design, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishing is in stock on Amazon.com officially go to www.tinyurl.com/visionboadamazon to order
THE VISION BOARD by Joyce Schwarz already hit the #2 spot on Amazon.com's Spiritual Best-seller list last week based on advance sales only. It has already been featured in THE CHICAGO SUN TIMES, FOX BUSINESS NEWS, WRITINGSPIRIT.com, DIVINE CAROLINE and LISA.FM. Schwarz has organized a $1/4 million dollar value marketing and promotional schedule to launch the book officially following the US election in November.
THE VISION BOARD INSTITUTE LAUNCHES IN NOVEMBER & ECOMMERCE PORTAL TO FOLLOW
Joyce has also founded THE VISION BOARD INSTITUTE that will be the first in the world to offer Vision Board Counselor Certification programs and is in development in the launch of proprietary Vision Board creation software and a portal that will combine ecommerce & goal realization in a one-touch order and delivery system.
Vision boards are an increasingly popular system for creating a visual map for your future using pictures, quotes, photos and memorabilia along with affirmations and other embellishments. They can be created by hand with paper and poster-board or with new emerging digital software and online applications including a widget available on Facebook.com.
Author Joyce Schwarz is well known as a Hollywood career strategist and founder of The Center for Successful Recareering and also head of JCOM, www.joycecom.com Marketing and Emerging Entertainment company launches. She is a media futurist who has been featured in THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, LA TIMES, on PBS TV and on NPR and in more than 200 other media interviews. Schwarz is probably best known as the creator of the MISSING KIDS ON THE MILK CARTON CAMPAIGN. She is originally from Cleveland, Ohio and lives and works in Marina Del Rey, California Website: www.IHAVEAVISION.org
Check it out at the website www.IHAVEAVISION.org and sign up for the free newsletter at www.visionboard.info. For more information, call Joyce Schwarz, 310-822-3119 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Proceeds from the Silent Auction will benefit the World Trust Foundation, JDRF, The Sarcoma Foundation and The Cleveland Sight Center, all registered non-profit organizations.
RSVP: 310-822-3119, email@example.com
VIP GUESTS: Celebrities/Personalities featured in THE VISION BOARD by Joyce Schwarz. slated to attend the 10/28/08 Celebrity/Charity Book Signing and Silent Auction include:
Marisa Petroro, actress and briefcase model #18, NBC Deal or No Deal TV series, www.marisapetroro.com
Marisa Petroro, actress and NBC's 'Deal or No Deal' briefcase model #18 is pictured in THE VISION BOARD book by Joyce Schwarz, Harper Collins Publishing, Collins Design, pub date 10/28/08 For more information on THE VISION BOARD by Joyce Schwarz or Marisa and her vision board, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 310-822-3119
Marie Diamond, Diamond Feng Shui, www.mariediamond.com who is one of the featured teachers in the blockbuster movie THE SECET.
Dr. Susan Block, late night HBO special hostess and sexologist and author of several books, www.blockbooks.com.
Marsh Engle, founder, Amazing Woman's Day, www.amazingwomansday.com
Judith Claire and Frank Weigers, counselors and creators, www.Topgunlove.com
Rochelle Schofield, artist and business manager, John D. Schofield, Hollywood producer.
Tess Cacciatore, founder World Trust Foundation, www.worldtrust.org.
Lisa Osborne, creator, Goddess of Destiny as seen on HGTV and founder, www.lisa.fm.
Renee Troy, artist and calligrapher, www.reneetroy.com
Aras Baskauskas, winner $1 million SURIVOR EXILE ISLAND
Mark Chasan, founder emusic.com and creator of AWE with art by Alyson LeBlanc.
Jennifer Perry Haught, artist /painter, featured on full page chapter 7
Max Gold, father of Fusion Art, www.bymaxgold.com
Nick Thorsch, creator, ULTIMATE VISION BOARD, http://apps.facebook.com/ultimatevisionboard
Ben Mandell, PBS TV series producer and jet pilot
Delores Burgess, singer and star of the one woman show FIGHT FOR THE TITLE www.fightforthetitle.com
Donna Kozik, founder www.icanstopovereating.com
Renee Piane, author of "Love Mechanics" and founder of Rapid Dating www.rapiddating.com.
The book also features more than 75 wisdom leaders, motivational experts and acclaimed speakers in the $12.5 Billion dollar personal development industry.
A complete list of celebrities and VIPs and other featured contributors is included in the acknowledgements section of the book.
Other Los Angeles area contributors include: Judith Parker Harris, www.fromblockedtoblockbuster.com and Richard Harris (no relation) artist/creator of Seeds of Life Vision Board.