Tony J. Selimi is a personal development coach, speaker, author, and one of the world’s leading authorities on human behavior, emotional and spiritual intelligence. From Fortune 500 companies to celebrities and billionaires, Tony has been called upon as a teacher and leader to empower thousands of people to maximize their potential and live their most inspired life.
Tony’s book #Loneliness – The Virus of The Modern Age received a Book Excellence Award in 2017 in the Body, Mind and Spirit category. The book teaches readers how to speak their truth and breakthrough limiting beliefs to attain emotional, spiritual and financial freedom.
Challenges as an Author
Like many authors, Tony’s main challenge when it came to book marketing was finding a way to stand out from the millions of books already out there.
As a busy professional, he was overwhelmed by the amount of work he needed to be doing to market his book everyday.
“I was pressed for time. I did not have the resources to hire others to help out.”
Tony’s vision was to inspire the lives of millions of people; however, he knew in order to expand his reach and visibility, that he needed to position himself as a credible, authoritative source.
Becoming a Book Excellence Award Winner
Once the Book Excellence Award announcement was made, Tony’s credibility and visibility increased immediately.
“Being acknowledged as a Book Excellence Award Winner was a huge credibility boost. A few thousand Facebook friends responded to my announcement.”
The award also helped increase the awareness of Tony’s book, his visibility, media coverage and book sales. Tony was very happy to be recognized as a winner.
“To be selected as a winner was equally moving and extremely joyful moment. My heart was full of gratitude to be selected from thousands of other excellent authors from around the world and be given this prestigious award.”
The award also opened up new opportunities for Tony, his book and his business. Tony was able to co-create a multi award-winning documentary series called Living My Illusion inspired by his book, #Loneliness.
Tony is globally recognized as a transformative speaker, leader and coach with online contributions reaching audiences of over fifty million people. His book has become a #1 bestseller on Amazon with many positive reviews, including ones from New York Times best-selling authors, Jack Canfield and Brian Tracy.
In talking about Tony’s book, Jack Canfield said it was,
“A masterpiece that beautifully demystifies the evolutionary role of loneliness, echoes a powerful existential message for mankind, and amplifies people’s faith in the power of love.”
Tony’s story is truly inspirational. From his challenging upbringing as an abused child, victim of civil war and encounter with homelessness, he was able to transform himself into a best-selling award-winning author.
“I never thought that one day I would become a Book Excellence Award Winning Author whose books and work will give millions of people a new way to reconnect with their truth, wisdom, and Divine within.”
Tony has also been called upon as an expert in television and radio, appearing on over one hundred stations worldwide including: ABC, NBC, CBS and FOX.
Tony has graced the stage as a TEDx speaker and was invited to speak at the UN.
Tony advises authors interested in applying for the Book Excellence Awards:
“The Book Excellence Awards are a must if you are an author who wants to get more visibility, credibility, and publicity for your book and your work. You become an author to enrich and make an impact in your readers lives. Winning this award can bring you a step closer in achieving this.”