Gwen Richardson is an author, publicist and entrepreneur. As an author, she has
eight published books,
seven non-fiction and one fiction, two of which have been nominated for
NAACP Image Awards. Her latest book is titled Weekend Wealth
Transfer: How Black Churches Move Billions of Dollars Out of Black
Communities and How to Move It Back.
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Her other 2016 book, 21 of Satan's Schemes, Tricks,
and Devices, is based entirely upon Scripture, details Satan's
many characteristics, and 21 of his most often utilized schemes.
Order an autographed copy of 21 of Satan's Schemes, Tricks, and Devices here
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Gwen co-authored her teen book, You
Are Wonderfully Made: 12 Life-Changing Principles for Teen Girls to
Embrace, with her daughter, Sylvia, who is in the Honors Program at
North Carolina Central University. The book was nominated for a
2016 NAACP Image Award.
Order an autographed copy of You Are Wonderfully Made here
Order the Kindle version of You Are Wonderfully Made here
Her book 101
Scholarship Applications: What It Takes to Obtain a Debt-Free College
Education was nominated for a 2015 NAACP Image Award. The book was written specifically to address the issue of college
loan debt, and help students and their parents identify scholarship
opportunities. A revised edition is published in January of each year.
Order an autographed copy of 101 Scholarship Applications here
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Select the Books link to view details about all of Gwen's books.
As a publicist, Gwen provides a wide range of marketing services to her clients. Her services include media promotion and contact, development of digital press kits and promotional videos, e-blast services to key markets and industry professionals, speaking engagements, book club marketing, book tour management, ghostwriting and editing. Gwen focuses primarily on the book industry and her clients range from New York Times bestselling authors to authors with debut books.
As an entrepreneur, Gwen is co-founder of Cushcity.com, the world’s largest African-American Internet retailer with over 20,000 products online. Gwen and her husband, Willie, established Cushcity.com in 1998. The web site receives approximately 500,000 hits per month and has thousands of customers in all 50 states and internationally. She has been an entrepreneur for more than 20 years.
Gwen resides in Houston with Willie and their daughter, Sylvia. She is a graduate of Georgetown University with a B.S. degree in marketing.