Among the #1 bestsellers Fortier PR has worked on are Trillion Dollar Coach by Eric Schmidt, former CEO of Google, Onward by Howard Schultz, CEO of Starbucks, Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos, Tell to Win by Hollywood producer Peter Guber, Switch by the Heath brothers, the 4-Hour Workweek, the 4-Hour Body a nd the 4-Hour Chef by Tim Ferriss, and The One Minute Entrepreneur by Ken Blanchard. Many of the first-time unknown authors we’ve worked with are now well known bestselling authors who’ve returned to us for their next books.
In just the first half of our agency’s first year in business, five of our books hit The New York Times and/or Wall Street Journal bestseller lists and five of our authors appeared on the Today Show. Our firm has had as many as 13 bestsellers a year. Books we have worked on have won numerous awards including the Pulitzer Prize, and the Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award, which is among the award clients we represent, along with the Queen Elizabeth Prize, which is presented at Buckingham Palace.
In addition to our individual author clients, Fortier Public Relations has promoted book projects and research studies for numerous corporate clients including Accenture, Amazon, Bain, Barnes & Noble, Booz & Company, Booz Allen Hamilton, Boston Consulting Group, CEB, Cisco, Deloitte, DHL, Edelman, Financial Times, Ford Motor Company, Fortune Magazine, FranklinCovey, Gallup, Gilt Groupe, Goldman Sachs, Guardian, The Harris Poll/Stagwell Group, Harvard Business Review, Heidrick & Struggles, IBM, IDEO, Infosys, Ingram, Innosight, JWT, KPMG, LinkedIn, Loews Hotels, Mercer Consulting, Merck, Microsoft, Nielsen, Oaktree Capital Management, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Prudential Securities, The Publicis Group, Putnam Investments, Schwab, Seventh Generation, SHRM, Starbucks, strategy+business magazine, VMWare, WPP, Young & Rubicam and Zappos. We have also worked with such nonprofits as the Council on Foreign Relations, the Conference Board, Environmental Defense Fund, Skoll Foundation, the Markle Foundation, the Mellon Foundation, Bronfman Philanthropies, Coqual (formerly The Center for Talent Innovation), MIT’s Initiative for the Digital Economy, The China India Institute, The Academy of American Poets, SOL Sustainability, The Elie Wiesel Foundation, Blue Ocean Institute, Defy Ventures, and Social Venture Partners.