For Immediate Release . . . Barbara Gaughen-Muller Gaughen Global Public Relations Barbara@rain.org 805 968 8567 & 805 680 9445 iPhoneDan Poynter’s 2012 Global EbookAwards Dinner and CeremonyHonoring WinnersAugust 26, 2012, Santa Barbara, CA. Marilu Henner, NewYork Times bestselling author and actress, helpedhonor the 2012 Global Ebook Awards winners at theAugust 18 Awards Program and Dinner at the elegantUniversity Club in Santa Barbara, California. Thefinalists from each category were announced by radio host,MC Bill Frank and simulcast worldwide. Winners in eachcategory are posted at:http://globalebookawards.com/2012-global-ebook- awards-winners.This exciting ebook celebration featured hundreds of award winning ebooksfrom 16 countries from nearly 1000 entries. The 246 judges, knowledge-experts, in each category, read through more than 100 fiction and non-fictioncategories including: Best eBook Cover, Best eBook Trailer, Best Illustrationsand Best Multimedia in an eBook to determine the 2012 ebook winners.Dan Poynter founded the Global eBook Awards because he believes thatebooks are the future for authors. Dan Poynter loves ebooks and he iscommitted to helping ebook writers and publishers. Since 1969 he has writtenand published 133 books. He is the leading authority on ebook marketing,promoting and started the Global Ebook Awards to help authors be known fortheir ebooks.The 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner was received by James A. Cox,editor–in-chief of Midwest Book Review for his 35 years of dedicated bookreview services to the global book community. Established in 1976, theMidwest Book Review publishes an average of 800 book reviews per monthspecifically designed for librarians, booksellers, and the general reading public.Marilu Henner received the 2012 PR Award for the best media campaign for theLunch of her new book, Total Memory Makeover.