April 14, 2009

News & Opinion: Business Book Award event: Seth Godin

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 4:14 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

Each year, we host the 800ceoread Business Book Awards, where U.S. publishers and authors nominate their books for a variety of categories of business, from leadership and management, to sales, marketing, and biographies. This year, we did something a bit different by hosting an event in NYC that honored all the winning books for 2008, plus the overall category winner. The overall winner of the 2008 Business Book Awards was Seth Godin for his book Tribes.
The video below shows Todd Sattersten and Jack Covert presenting Seth with his Award book, and Seth being his gracious and inspiring self:

The 2009 Business Book Awards will begin accepting this year's nominations in August. For updates, visit the Awards site at
Check out more videos from the awards party at the 8cr YouTube page.

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.