Media and Publicity

Short Bio

From 2007 to 2019, Yvonne Wu, president of The YP Publishing, provided services tailored to professional speakers and authors, helping them with marketing themselves in person and online. Yvonne has assisted authors with a wide variety of projects across North America, helping them with publishing and promoting their books. Yvonne has been a Buffalo Books Examiner and has been interviewed on sites that discuss various aspects of the publishing industry. Yvonne has been a Benjamin Franklin Book Award Judge, a Global eBook Award Judge and Stevie Award Judge. The 6th Annual Shorty Awards nominated The YP Publishing as #10 in the small business category of the Shorty Awards 2014. Yvonne is an online trainer and an award-winning author. Her book has been an Amazon top seller in the Podcast category. Linkedin has highlighted The YP Publishing as one of the top 10% most viewed profiles.

Social Media Achievements

The YP Publishing is one of the top 10% most viewed @LinkedIn profiles for 2012. Celebrating 200 Million Members | LinkedIn.pdf

The Shorty Awards honor the best people and organizations on social media.

The Shorty Awards Nominee The YP Publishing Ranked #10 in the small business category.

6th Annual Shorty Awards 2014

Shorty Awards pdf



WINNER of 2013 Global Ebook Awards Silver Medal for Technology


Blogging For Smarties 


Community Service

IBPA Benjamin Franklin Book Award Judge 2014 to 2017
 Annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business Judge 2014 and 2015

Communications, Marketing & Media Awards Judging Committee, Annual Stevie Award Judge 2017

Judging Committee Stevie Awards 2017

The Web Marketing Association Judge

2013 WebAward judge

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Buffalo Book Examiner For 2014-2016







Contributor at BlogCritics


Books Mentioning

The YP Publishing

Professor Smedley’s Virtual Entrepreneurship BookProfessor Smedley’s Book

Media Kit

Sample Interview Questions: TheYPPubInterview.pdf TheYPPubInterview.html

Long Bio: TheYPPublongbio.pdf

High-Res Photo 1:Yvonne High-Res Photo 2 :Yvonne

Google Ads Certification 2021:GoogleAdsCertified

Digital Marketing Certification 2021 HubSpot Academy:HubSpotCertified

Social Media Certification 2021 HubSpot Academy:HubSpotCertified

Author’s Administrative Support Certification: AuthorsPressRelease.pdf

Speaker’s Administrative Support Certification:  SpeakersPressRelease.pdf


Published Articles and Interviews


Canadian Speakers Association

Guest Post – Blogging for Beginners

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Independent Publisher Online Magazine

Independent Publisher Online Magazine

Guest Post – Virtual Book Tours versus Live Book Tours PDF Download

Guest Post – Four Essentials for eBook Success PDF Download


WomenSpeakersAssociationGuest Post – 5 Tips to Consider When Planning a Virtual Tour Download Here

The Book DesignerAuthor Assistant Interview, PDF Download

Radio Interviews

Online Social Smarts Radio Show

Interview With Dr. Smedley 

Interview With Dr. Smedley


PWR Talk Radio Interview



Judge Book Awards Year 2013


Ranked 10th in the Best Small Business Category