December 9, 2014

News & Opinion: And the Winners Are...

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 9:45 AM – Filed under: Big Ideas & New Perspectives, Current Events & Public Affairs, Innovation & Creativity, Leadership & Strategy, Management & Workplace Culture, Marketing & Sales, Narrative & Biography, Personal Development & Human Behavior, Publishing Industry, The Company

It was a difficult decision in each and every category, but decisions have been made, and the eight category winners of the 2014 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards are:

We will announce the overall Business Book of the Year (one of the eight books above) at the company’s awards ceremony and business book industry gathering on Thursday, January 8th at the The 13th Step in New York City. We will also announce the inaugural winner of The Jack Covert Award for Contribution to the Business Book Industry, named after our founder and president who retired in June, and given to a person in the business book publishing industry who best represents his innovations within and impact on business book publishing and selling.

We'll let you know in a month which of these great books we think is the best of the the year.


About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books, and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.