July 31, 2018
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PITTSBURGH, PA, July 31, 2018 – Melanie Colusci , award-winning Pittsburgh business owner, entrepreneur coach, and author of From Start-Up to Success: Navigating the Journey to Becoming (and Staying) a Successful Entrepreneur , announces a book tour that will launch with a special Anniversary Celebration on August 1, 2018, to commemorate the book’s one-year publishing anniversary. The event will take place from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Black Dog Wine Company located at 7425 Steubenville Pike, Oakdale, PA 15071.

Like Colusci’s book, the event offers an enriching and empowering experience for female entrepreneurs and those who work with and support them . In the beautiful setting of Black Dog Wine Company, guests will enjoy networking, wine tasting, appetizers, and a special presentation in which Colusci will share tips on how to successfully navigate the entrepreneurial journey to achieve success . The event is free of charge. For details or to RSVP, visit the Eventbrite page .

“We’re getting wonderful feedback from women who have found clarity, direction, and inspiration from the book. I’m excited to connect with these courageous businesswomen at this event and all along the tour,” Colusci said.

For women who are considering starting a business or trying to figure out the path of their business, From Start-Up to Success shares 20 years of Colusci’s hard-earned, invaluable wisdom and practical advice to help cut through the confusion and get on the road to happy, successful business ownership. The book is available on the From Start-Up To Success website , and Amazon.

Through her small business coaching and consulting firm, also named From Start-Up to Success , Colusci works closely with female entrepreneurs to help them plot their path, reduce stress and overwhelm, accelerate the growth of their businesses, and achieve their professional goals.

To learn more about Colusci and From Start-Up to Success, visit .

To schedule Colusci for a book tour event at your venue or organization, contact Cindy Ellek of Cindy Ellek Marketing Group at or 412.953.2973.

More dates to be announced. Stay tuned to .


Cindy Ellek
Cindy Ellek Marketing Group

AUGUST 1 | 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Black Dog Wine Company
7425 Steubenville Pike, Oakdale, PA 15071

SEPTEMBER 8 | 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Beaver County Book Fest
Irvine Park, Beaver, PA 15009

SEPTEMBER 12 | 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Parlay Lounge at the Hyatt Place Meadowlands

More dates to be announced. Stay tuned to .
Success Stories
"Melanie is naturally a big picture thinker and is very talented at knowing all of the pieces that need to be put in place for a business to be successful. She has created a successful established business and is in the growth stages of a second business, so she definitely walks what she talks. I highly recommend her to help you stay accountable and on track while growing your business."

Joy Bufalini
Mindset Coach and Business Strategist
“As a performance coach who helps clients to execute short cycle plans, Melanie’s book is a “plan” that helps small business owners take their business to greater levels, faster. Read this book, follow the advice and watch your business go from what might be possible to reality.”

Kristin Tabbert,
Certified 12 Week Year Coach
K.L. Tabbert Performance Coaching, LLC
Melanie Colusci, Author and Owner of From Start-Up to SUCCESS
Founder and president of From Start-Up to Success, Melanie Colusci, runs a highly successful financial planning firm in Pittsburgh, PA, and is the author of From Start-up to Success: Navigating the Journey to Becoming (and Staying) a Successful Entrepreneur . She has won numerous national and local financial industry awards and has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes’ Wealth Managers Black Book, and Pittsburgh Magazine. Click here to learn more about Melanie.
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