2018 Bootcamp Presenters
Get ready for three incredible days flooded with fantastic “real world” copywriting techniques from today’s top working copywriters. This powerhouse lineup of experts will help you speed through the learning curve presenting the core writing techniques and arm you with the confidence you need to start and grow your freelance copywriting career.
Andrew Davis is a bestselling author and keynote speaker. Before building and selling a thriving digital marketing agency, Andrew produced for NBC and worked for The Muppets. He's appeared in the New York Times and on the Today Show. Today, Andrew Davis teaches business leaders how to grow their businesses, transform their cities, and leave their legacy.
Carline Anglade-Cole is a copywriter who has managed to create multi-year controls for leading clients in the health industry. Carline is also a consultant and owner of Cole Marketing Solutions.
She was named AWAI’s 2015 Copywriter of the Year.
Clayton Makepeace is a 43-year direct-response veteran who’s written multimillion-dollar controls for the some of the biggest names in the industry.
When he speaks, copywriters and marketers listen!
Over the past 16 years Ben has written ads, created email campaigns, and cooked up marketing strategies for clients that have collectively earned tens of millions of dollars in sales in hyper competitive, “cut throat” markets.
With over 20 years of experience, Forbes described her as the “pioneer of SEO copywriting.” She has worked with top companies all around the world – from search engines and television networks, to Fortune 50 companies and major publishers.
Folks know Aaron DeHoog for his “$12 million day” —the day his company, Banyan Hill, raked in more money within 24 hours than any other financial publishing company in history.
Marcella Allison has over 25 years of experience working with successful entrepreneurs. Now as a copywriter and consultant, she currently works with some of the top direct-response copywriters and marketers in the country
After a decade performing comedy, Kevin discovered his second life’s calling: Direct Response Sales Copywriting. After ten years and 100M in sales generated things changed again when Kevin discovered how a simple joke formula could be used as a powerful marketing hook.
Ryan Levesque is the CEO of The ASK Method® Company and author of the #1 National Best-Selling book, ASK - as featured by Inc. Magazine as their #1 Marketing Book of the Year and by Entrepreneur Magazine as their #2 Must-Read Book. The ASK Method® Company was ranked #462 on the 2017 Inc. 500 List and named the #7 Fastest Growing Company in Austin, TX.
Nick Usborne is a master online copywriter and site optimization expert with over 30 years of experience in the marketing industry.
He is also the author of the critically acclaimed book on writing for the Web, Net Words: Creating High-Impact Online Copy, published by McGraw-Hill.
Ilise Benun is an author, consultant, national speaker, and co-founder of Marketing-Mentor.com.
If you’ve ever struggled with landing great clients, writing winning proposals, or getting your pricing right, you’ll definitely want to hear what Ilise has to say!
Jennifer Stevens is a copywriter, author, and editor specializing in writing copy for the travel and investment industries.
She’s the true embodiment of everything the writer’s life is about!
Steve Slaunwhite is an award-winning marketing consultant who loves to teach as much as he loves to consult.
His specialty is helping small business owners and people in professional practice get more clients, more easily.
Will Newman is the founder of Wordsmiths Marketing and has been writing direct-response copy for more than 15 years. If you’ve been around AWAI any length of time, then you probably already know Will.
Will is a Master Instructor for Circle of Success, and developed the course material for the Headlines and Leads Intensive programs.
Ted Capshaw is a student. A student of life, people and business.
Prior to becoming an executive/life coach, Ted served as a Chief Learning Officer at several companies. He also was the Chief Operating Officer of a well-known Non Profit Organization in Baltimore.
Pam Foster is a Certified SEO Copywriter and web content consultant for multi-page sites and online promotions (emails and landing pages).
She joined the AWAI team full-time in November 2015 as its Director of Copywriting Training.
Joshua is a husband, father, speaker, entrepreneur and successful copywriter whose clients include Sony, Microsoft, and GM, just to name a few. Joshua is intensely focused on helping copywriters live the writer’s life.
He’s married to his “Dream Girl,” Margie and together they have 11 rather amazing children.
Katie Yeakle has spent over 25 years in the world of direct marketing and publishing in the roles of copy editor, editorial coordinator, product manager, fulfillment supervisor, marketing manager, and publisher..
She is the Executive Director of AWAI overseeing AWAI’s 100+ programs designed to help people turn their passion into careers
A marketer with over 20 years of experience in publishing and direct-marketing, Rebecca has spearheaded successful million-dollar campaigns for countless products, both online and off. As President of AWAI, she helps aspiring copywriters effectively market themselves and build writing businesses that meet their financial goals.