Pete Billac, founder and CEO of Swan Publishing, is an author / lecturer / humorist, and one of the most sought after speakers in the country.
One of his
books, HOW NOT TO BE LONELY, grossed over $82 MILLION DOLLARS.
has written 60 books with 47 that sold over one million copies.
speeches are entertaining, refreshing and informative, and he
plays mostly to standing-room-only audiences.
enjoys people, and he
loves to help people.
makes time for almost everyone, and he
likes what he
does; you can feel the excitement as he
charms all audiences with his
winning smile, quick wit, and candor.
conducts seminars at writers' conventions, at universities, and for Fortune 500 companies.
Cruise lines seek his
services because he
is able to mix messages with laughter.
has appeared before more than 5000 civic, social and business groups on marketing, writing, health, motivation, relationships and money.
Look at the list of but "some" of his
Pete attributes the success of his books to the fact that he writes for the MASSES, in LARGE letters, SMALL words, he researches his topics like Columbo, he CANDIDLY tells what he wants to convey, and most of his books sell for under $10.
Each can be read in a few hours.
is a maverick; he
writes only what pleases him.
is truthful, candid, and fears little.
has either edited, published, written, or ghost written over 500 books about a variety of subjects as well as more than 1000 short stories, and jokes for some of America's top comedians.
He has a Bachelor or Science degree in Geology, and a Masters in both Physics and Chemistry.
never worked in either of those fields in his
chose a life of adventure.
He was born into poverty but - he started doing business in his teens.
bought and sold Christmas trees (maybe the FIRST to dip them in paint to keep the dry trees sticker's from falling).
bought manure from nearby farms and sold it in bags for fertilizer.
chipped paint (From New Orleans to Nairobi) on a freighter.
One summer he
worked in the Kaiser Aluminum "pot room" with temperatures above 160 degrees, and as a Roughneck on off- shore oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico as well as a "Rabbit" on the docks in New Orleans while teaching school.
earned an athletic scholarship to Tulane University
served stints in the US Navy and US Army
worked as a salvage diver, taught 8th grade history and science for one year, set 31 world records in spear fishing, and d worked with Jacques Cousteau.
won the US Army Triathlon, and has trophies for tennis, golf, sky diving, Tai Kwon Do, boxing, track , football . . .."STOP, "he
"Sounds as if I'm 200 years old and could never hold a job !"
But, as an adult he
has had jobs.
He did stunt work in Hollywood, he was a real estate investor, he's owned a charter airline, a modeling agency, a string of art galleries, night clubs, drilled for oil, and owned a coconut plantation in Mexico.
taught snow skiing in Aspen, and water skiing and scuba diving in Miami.
now lives on his
cattle ranch in the Texas Hill Country.
has, to be sure, lived a full life.
"And it isn't over yet," he
And, it isn't.
writes two or three books a year that HELP people with health, life, or business.
flies to conventions around the world and, he
truly does make his
audiences laugh - HARD!
conducts radio interviews from his
home to countries around the world, and his
attitude is ALWAYS positive.
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is an authority on dating and solving problems in relationships.
"The ladies were so taken with Mr. Billac's
speech, they were screaming for him to be the featured speaker at our Thirty-Fifth Annual Awards banquet.
Ouida DeBruhl, Mid-States Women's Conference
"One of the funniest and most charismatic speakers I have ever heard; he
breathes life into every topic.
Be sure to attend any meetingYou can where Pete Billac
is a dynamic motivational speaker regardless of the topic.
communication skills are awesome, and his
presentations are flawless.
never uses notes, and he
is very, very funny.
Roger Arnhardt, Publisher
is an authority on dating and problem-solving in relationships.
You can email Pete Billac
directly; firstname.lastname@example.org or CALL him (512-756-6800).
will HELP you find a "system" that suits YOUR personality for marketing, and if you're a writer, he
will give you advice (no charge) that will help you write and market your book.