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Tucson Business Coach Linda Drake Teams With Brian Tracy And Other Business Experts in New International Best Seller, “The Winning Way”


Linda Drake lends business expertise chapter to book published by Celebrity Press


Tucson, AZ – June 23, 2014 – Linda Drake, Founder of Trailblazer Advisors, has joined best-selling author and speaker, Brian Tracy, and a select group of leading business experts in co-writing The Winning Way: The World's Leading Entrepreneurs and Professionals Share How They are Winning in Life and Business and You Can Too! Said Drake, “I am honored to offer my insights to empower business owners to achieve the American dream. Business ownership is a rugged journey with success dependent on many dynamic factors, especially clarity and congruency.”


The hardcover book was released under the CelebrityPress™ imprint on June 19, 2014 and is available on Royalties from the project will go to Entrepreneur’s International Foundation, a not for profit organization dedicated to creating unique launch campaigns that raise money and awareness for charitable causes.


About Linda Drake

Linda Drake is an author, seasoned global entrepreneur, corporate executive, and certified transformational business coach. As the Chief Pathfinder and Founder of Trailblazer Advisors, she helps entrepreneurs and business teams identify opportunities for success. Deploying varied tools that increase insight and self-awareness, she uses her laser-focused coaching style to propel client success at any stage of the business lifecycle. In addition to The Winning Way, Drake has contributed chapters to three other anthologies: Women Who Mean Business, Fantastic Customer Service, and Bold is Beautiful.


As founder of the global information services company, TCIM Services, Drake provided international business process outsourcing for customer service, database management and quality assurance to Fortune 100 corporations for more than 25 years. The company, winner of Delaware’s Quality Award, achieved ISO 9001 registration, the first of its kind to do so worldwide. A certified woman-owned business, the company also received the state’s Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics.


Drake is the recipient of numerous state and national awards, including Entrepreneurial Woman of the Year, the Philadelphia Business Journal Women of Distinction Award, Ernst & Young’s Delaware Valley Entrepreneur of the Year, and the coveted Pioneer Award from PACE, the Professional Association for Customer Engagement. She also won the Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP) Member of the Year Award for leadership as Membership Chair. As an early adopter of business networking, Linda founded a women’s professional organization still in existence after 30 years. For her efforts, she was awarded the Alliance of Professional Women’s Trailblazer Award for leadership. A breast cancer survivor and the proud mother of two sons, she now lives in Tucson, Arizona.


Drake graduated magna cum laude from Kent State University with a B.S. in Education, and continued studies in Communications at the University of Massachusetts. She actively supports business and professional organizations including International Coaching Federation, National Association of Women Business Owners, United Way, Good to Glam, a professional women’s organization, and numerous Chambers of Commerce in the Tucson area. Ms. Drake is also a Premier Success Coach for the International eWomenNetwork.





Linda Drake, Trailblazer Advisors

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