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Naren Aryal

Taking a good book idea and turning it into a successful publishing project is just what Naren did in 2003. Today, he leads a team of professionals who provide authors a platform and the know-how to do the same. As an author, Naren appreciates the challenges and opportunities facing writers. As a publisher, he’s well versed in the market factors that determine a project’s ultimate level of success.

Naren is knowledgeable in the areas of writing and editorial, book production, book marketing, book distribution, and he’s passionate about staying apprised on industry technology and trends. Over the years, he’s established relationships with distributors, wholesalers, and buyers at the largest online and brick-and-mortar outlets in the book business. As an educator, Naren enjoys speaking and blogging about the world of publishing.

Naren’s current writing project is How to Sell a Crapload of Books: 10 SECRETS of Building a Killer Author Platform.

Naren has a B.S. in Finance from Virginia Tech and earned his J.D. from the University of Denver. He practiced law for seven years before publishing his first book and establishing Mascot. He’s never looked back.

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