President, DreamSpinner Communications
Gail Martin is an international speaker, author and marketing expert who works with growing businesses and enthusiastic professionals worldwide. She is passionate about helping business owners make more money and enjoy their work more, and she empowers others with her Gather Your Tribe marketing system.
Ms. Martin spent nearly 20 years in senior management roles in Corporate America before following her coaching and writing passion to start DreamSpinner Communications in 2003.
When the chance to make her life-long dream of writing adventure novels came true with a publishing contract for a major UK publisher, Ms. Martin knew she had to put all her marketing savvy behind her books to succeed. When her books hit bestseller lists on both sides of the Atlantic and began generating a six-figure income and new publishing offers, Ms. Martin took what she had learned and brought it back to share with her marketing clients, creating a simple, powerful step-by-step system to make it easy for her customers to get their arms around the strategies that had changed her life.
More than 14 books, six-figure contracts and new projects with major publishers in New York and London later, Ms. Martin has a new passion—sharing the strategies that made it possible for her to live her dream with audiences all over the world through coaching, books, live events, video and teleseminars/webinars.
Books, Media and More
Gail Martin’s book, 30 Days to Social Media Success: The 30 Day Guide to Making the Most of Twitter, Blogging, LinkedIn and Facebook, was selected by FedEx Office, featured by Inc.Magazine.com and was chosen as a Top Five Business Book by WashingtonPost.com. Martin speaks live and via teleseminar/webinar to groups all over North America. She is also the author of 30 Days to Online Marketing and PR Success and 30 Days to Virtual Productivity Success (Career Press) and writes The Thrifty Author series of book marketing guidebooks for Comfort Publishing.
Ms. Martin is also a bestselling fiction author. She writes The Chronicles of The Necromancer series (The Summoner, The Blood King, Dark Haven, Dark Lady’s Chosen) for Solaris Books and The Fallen Kings Cycle series (The Sworn and The Dread), The Ascendant Kingdoms Saga series (Ice Forged, Reign of Ash) by Orbit Books, and the Deadly Curiosities series for Solaris Books, plus a growing number of ebook short stories. Her fiction books are represented by The Ethan Ellenberg Literary Agency in Manhattan, and her nonfiction by John Willig Literary Agency, also in New York City.
Ms. Martin hosts the Shared Dreams Marketing Podcast and has been featured in media including The Wall Street Journal, Fox Business News, Inc., Worth and nearly 100 blogs and radio shows worldwide. She holds an MBA in marketing from The Pennsylvania State University.