If you are looking for a Professional Virtual Author’s Assistant, please browse our directory of certfied PVAAs below, or submit an RFP to receive proposals from interested members.
Blue Ladder Services – Ludlow, VT USA
Leanne is a professional copy editor who specializes in working with authors who wish to publish their own work. Leanne’s business Blue Ladder Services guides authors through self-publishing—from organizing material, to editing copy, finding designers, marketing, and distributing—in short, handling all the details involved in publishing in print and electronic forms.
Publish like the pros the first time out with a book that is professionally edited, with a professionally designed cover and properly formatted interior. As your editor Leanne will coach you through the tasks required for publishing, marketing, and distributing your book. She will do as much or as little of the administrative work involved as you choose. You will be in charge every step of the way.
Professional Virtual Author’s Assistant
Cornerstone Virtual Assistance – Parker, CO USA
Kelly Johnson, owner of Cornerstone Virtual Assistance, LLC, specializes in working with authors and coaches to manage technical, creative, and administrative projects for their businesses and books. She has earned certifications as a Professional Author’s Assistant, as a Shopping Cart Certified Strategist, and in Hootsuite.
Technology has granted us the freedom to process information faster, communicate instantly, and think “outside the box” when creating innovative ways to be more productive in our professional lives while having balance in our personal lives. The decision to establish her own virtual assistance business stemmed from Kelly’s desire to have more time to work one-on-one with clients in a collaborative partnership that permits both the virtual assistant and client to practice the belief that “Together Everyone Accomplishes More (TEAM).”
Kelly’s area of expertise is with technical projects; she co-teaches the Tech Toolbox Workshops with Judith Briles through AuthorU.
Services include, but are not limited to:
- Website and blog set up and maintenance
- Online shopping cart systems, including setting up autoresponders, broadcasts, products and coupon codes, affiliate programs
(set up of accounts such as Constant Contact, MailChimp, shopping cart service, Vertical Response, iContact
setting up template, creating monthly newsletter, posting to social media)
- Setting up social media accounts (YouTube, Facebook Page, Twitter, LinkedIn)
- Creating handouts, welcome packets, flyers
- Book publishing support
- Creating videos using Animoto
… the possibilities are endless!