Dave Ramsey Inks Publishing Deal With Simon And Schuster/Howard Books
June 16, 2010 at 11:49 AM (PT)
Syndicated financial host DAVE RAMSEY has signed a two-book world rights co-publishing deal with SIMON AND SCHUSTER imprint HOWARD BOOKS. The first book to be published under the deal, based on RAMSEY's "EntreLeadership" principles, will be released in FALL 2011 through SIMON AND SCHUSTER and SIMON AND SCHUSTER AUDIO.
"We are thrilled to partner with DAVE RAMSEY for the publication of his much-anticipated next books," said SIMON AND SCHUSTER President and CEO CAROLYN REIDY. "'Financial Peace' and 'The Total Money Makeover' have become an invaluable resource to millions, and we look forward to working with DAVE to grow the readership as he now extends his sage advice and strategies for success into the world of business."
"Our first book with DAVE will guide business leaders in understanding the successful intersection of entrepreneurship and leadership in all facets of business," said HOWARD BOOKS VP and Publisher JONATHAN MERKH. "This book will quickly become a must-have for anyone who wants to reach for the next level of success in business."
"After talking with many publishers, HOWARD BOOKS and the SIMON AND SCHUSTER team's world renowned brand and marketing savvy made our decision to publish our next two books with them an easy one," said RAMSEY, whose previous books hit the NEW YORK TIMES best-seller list. "We are excited about these two new opportunities to serve our customers with life changing teaching and inspiration."
RAMSEY's last major book, "The Total Money Makeover," was published in 2003 and has appeared on the NEW YORK TIMES best-seller list more than 140 weeks.