Sales and Marketing Expert Lynn Leach Hits Amazon Best-Seller List With “Against The Grain”

Orlando, Fla. – January 16, 2014 – Best-selling author Lynn Leach, sales and marketing expert, joined a select group of the world’s leading experts, along with noted business development expert, best-selling author and speaker, Brian Tracy, to co-author the book titled, Against The Grain: The World's Leading Experts Reveal How They Achieved Positive Results in a Down Economy! The book was released on September 5th, 2013 by CelebrityPress™ - a leading business book publisher.

Against The Grain showcases a group of Celebrity Experts® including entrepreneurs, mentors and coaches who have survived and thrived in the midst of the constantly changing marketplace – going Against The Grain. To the reader who wants to enjoy success, these Celebrity Experts® share with them proven ways to move forward with their plans and the mindset required to do it.

Lynn Leach contributed a chapter titled “A Shift In Non-Profit Fundraising.”

On the day of release, Against The Grain: The World's Leading Experts Reveal How They Achieved Positive Results in a Down Economy! achieved best-seller status in five categories.  The book reached best-seller status in the following categories: “Direct Marketing,” “Marketing,” “Entrepreneurship,” “Marketing and Sales” and “Personal Finance.”

Lynn Leach (1952) was born in Washington, Pennsylvania, and grew up in southwestern Pennsylvania. Her birth name is Elizabeth Lynne Yankovitch, but her nickname until the age of 27 was Nikki. Her parents were the late Maryjo Handel-Mueller and Joseph Yankovitch. She lives with her husband Norman and they have 3 sons and 6 granddaughters.

Lynn has been involved in ministry since 1969, and is a retired pastor. She served on 8 different boards of directors and has been a volunteer with many non-profits and faith-based organizations since 1969. She was in restaurant management for 13 years and enjoys cooking. She has also been involved in direct sales and network marketing since 1968. She was the first to reach Premier, the top position, in her primary company: Q International, and she is also the Director of Corporate Training for Emmutec. She owns Common Scents Health Research & Wellness Centers, Common Cents Vacations and Leach Publishing.

She is a #1 Best Selling Author who has not only co-authored several books, but has also developed her own Mentor With Lynn Marketing series, Wilderness Voyage 40 Day Devotionals series, It Is What It Is health series and Common Scents Cooking series. She is working towards getting them all published, and is also currently working on a children's series entitled Adventures With Rainbow And Coco. 
Lynn conducts monthly Boot Camp Intensives, Seminars and Workshops and is available for speaking engagements. Her main website is


After such a successful release, Lynn Leach will be recognized by The National Academy of Best-Selling Authors™, an organization that honors authors from many of the leading independent best-seller lists.

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The royalties from this project will be given to Entrepreneur’s International Foundation, a not for profit organization dedicated to creating unique launch campaigns to raise money and awareness for charitable causes.

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