Celebrity Branding Experts Nick Nanton and JW Dicks Win Best Voiceover Award for StorySelling Audiobook

Nick Nanton and JW Dicks are presented with the Society of Voice Arts and Sciences Best Voiceover Award at 2015 Voice Arts Awards for Audiobook Narration - Business or Education.

Orlando, FL – November 30, 2015- Three-time Emmy® Award-winning director and producer, Nick Nanton, Esq and Emmy Award-winning Executive Producer, JW Dicks, Esq., partnered with Podium Publishing, received the Best Voiceover Award  for the best-selling book, StorySelling.The book was narrated by Ray Porter, who many recognize from his narration of Timothy Ferriss' The 4-Hour Workweek.

As a whole, Podium Publishing had 20 audiobook nominations this year in 12 different audiobook categories at the 2015 Voice Arts Awards, presented by the Society of Voice Arts and Sciences (SOVAS).  Podium Publishing won three awards in the Audiobook Narration category, including Teens, Best Voiceover, Metaphysical, Best Voiceover, and Business or Education, Best Voiceover.

James Tonn, Partner and VP at Podium Publishing says “Producing StorySelling was an honor for Podium, knowing we were being trusted by Nick Nanton, an Emmy® Award-winning director. We're excited to add another award to Nick's shelf in the audiobook realm. Podium promises that every audiobook we create will be at our award-winning quality level, as recognized here.

More about the book:

Emmy-winners Nick Nanton and J. W. Dicks, authors of the best-selling Celebrity Branding You, expose why StorySelling is the most powerful method of persuasion known to man - and how any entrepreneur or business owner can put it to work to create their own blockbuster success! From the science behind why stories are essential to the human mind, to the secrets behind the story elements that are irresistible to an audience, Nanton and Dicks uncover what made the greatest StorySelling campaigns of all time and show you how to use those very same ingredients to create your own marketing juggernaut. Inside this practical, heavily researched, and entertaining how-to guide are the principles Hollywood uses to build its billion-dollar franchises. StorySelling: Hollywood Secrets Revealed is truly your ticket to awesome business success.

Click HERE to order an audio version of StorySelling.

More About Nick Nanton:

A 3-Time Emmy Award Winning Director, Producer and Filmmaker, Nick Nanton, Esq., is known as the Top Agent to Celebrity Experts® around the world for his role in developing and marketing business and professional experts, through personal branding, media, and marketing.

Nick serves as the CEO of The Dicks + Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency, an international branding and media agency with more than 2200 clients in 33 countries. Nick has produced large scale events and television shows with the likes of Steve Forbes, Brian Tracy, President George H.W. Bush, Jack Canfield (Creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul Series), Michael E. Gerber, Tom Hopkins and many more.

Nick is recognized as one of the top thought-leaders in the business world, speaking on major stages internationally and having co-authored 36 best-selling books, including the Wall Street Journal Best-Seller, StorySelling™.

 Nick has been seen in USA Today, The Wall St. Journal, Newsweek, BusinessWeek, Inc. Magazine, The New York Times, Entrepreneur® Magazine, Forbes, FastCompany.com and has appeared on ABC, NBC, CBS, and FOX television affiliates around the country, as well as E!, CNN, FOX News, CNBC, MSNBC and hosts his own series on the Bio! Channel, Portraits of Success.

Nick is a member of the Florida Bar, a voting member of The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (Home to The GRAMMYs), a member of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (Home to the EMMYs), The National Academy of Best-Selling Authors, and serves on the Innovation Board of the XPRIZE Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing about “radical breakthroughs for the benefit of humanity” through incentivized competition, best known for it’s Ansari XPRIZE which incentivized the first private space flight and was the catalyst for Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic. Nick spends his spare time serving as an Elder at Orangewood Church, working with Young Life, Downtown Credo Orlando, Entrepreneurs International and rooting for the Florida Gators with his wife Kristina and their three children, Brock, Bowen and Addison.

Learn more at www.NickNanton.com and www.CelebrityBrandingAgency.com

More About JW Dicks:

 JW Dicks, Esq., is America’s foremost authority on using personal branding for business development. He has created some of the most successful brand and marketing campaigns for business and professional clients to make them the credible celebrity experts in their field and build multi-million dollar businesses using their recognized status.

JW Dicks has started, bought, built, and sold a large number of businesses over his 39-year career and developed a loyal international following as a business attorney, author, speaker, consultant, and business experts’ coach. He not only practices what he preaches by using his strategies to build his own businesses, he also applies those same concepts to help clients grow their business or professional practice the ways he does.

 JW has been extensively quoted in such national media as USA Today, the Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Inc., Forbes.com, CNBC.com, and Fortune Small Business. His television appearances include ABC, NBC, CBS and FOX affiliate stations around the country. He is the resident branding expert for Fast Company’s internationally syndicated blog and is the publisher of Celebrity Expert Insider, a monthly newsletter targeting business and brand building strategies.

JW has written over 22 books, including numerous best-sellers, and has been inducted into the National Academy of Best-Selling Authors. JW is married to Linda, his wife of 39 years, and they have two daughters, two granddaughters and two Yorkies. JW is a 6th generation Floridian and splits his time between his home in Orlando and beach house on the Florida west coast.



Kasey Kalchert

Dicks and Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency®