Tara R. Alemany is an award-winning author, speaker, publisher, and consultant. She speaks frequently on book marketing and publishing topics, and works with authors and speakers to get found online, on stage, and on-the-shelf. Emerald Lake Book's publishing services are especially effective for consultants, coaches, and executives who want to advance their business through better educated prospects and increased leads and strategic partnerships. Aleweb Social Marketing helps authors and speakers launch their messages by developing the marketing materials (website, branding, promotional materials, publicity, etc.) and strategies that leverage the power of being an author to open new doors.
Tara has authored two award-winning books, and co-authored or contributed to three others. Her book, The Best is Yet to Come, shares the lessons learned while overcoming the unexpected death of her fiance in October 2011. Her other book, The Plan that Launched a Thousand Books, a DIY guide to creating your own book marketing plan, shares the tools and services she recommends for book marketing to her clients and readers.
In addition to consulting, writing and speaking, Tara serves on the Board of Directors for a Christian writers' critique group and is both President and Chaplain of that same group. In her spare time, she is a wine maker, a martial artist, a juggler, a military Mom of two teenagers, step-Mom to 2 dogs, and is owned by a black cat.