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Author Ryan Avery Hopes to Set World Record For Book Signings

speakerleaderAuthor Ryan Avery is setting out to break the world record of book signings.

He hopes to sign 5,000 books of his book, Speaker, Leader, Champion: Succeed at Work Through the Power of Public Speaking, at the Colorado State University bookstore in hopes of winning the Guinness Book of World Records award for “Largest Book Signing in History.”  The all-day event will take place at the CSU bookstore on April 16th. The event will be live streamed online and the college’s radio station KCSU-FM will broadcast it. The event will raise money for the university. Follow this link for more details.

Hong Kong-based author Sammy Lee holds the current title, having signed 4,649 books in one setting for his book signing of the title Autopilot Leadership Model. 

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