LitLUNCH! Guest Author 2017

Samantha Ettus



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Samantha Ettus mixes ingredients in a whole new way in The Pie Life:  A Guilt-free Recipe for Success and Satisfaction. Join this best-selling author and nationally syndicated radio show host as she describes her process of viewing life as a pie with you as the baker. The Pie Life is the ultimate self-improvement playbook for women who need a work/life balance. Incorporating personal stories from hundreds of women including TV writer and producer Shonda Rhimes, news anchor Gayle King, Wall Street maven Sallie Krawcheck, Barnard College President Debora Spar, entrepreneur Liz Lange and Marie Claire Editor-in-Chief Anne Fulenwider.


"Samantha Ettus nails it with a fresh perspective for successfully nurturing your professional and personal life. I couldn’t put it down!”

       -Farnoosh Torabi, Personal Finance expert for O, The Oprah Magazine


The Pie Life  will turn everything women know about work/life balance on its head—without consuming a single calorie. We hope LitLUNCH! 2017 attendees will devour this book.

LitLUNCH! is the kick-off event for Literary Feast and it begins with a champagne cocktail followed by book sales and signings, luncheon, silent auction and an entertaining presentation by a nationally acclaimed author. A sell-out crowd of 200 prominent business women typically attends this much-anticipated annual event, which is held at the private Pier Top restaurant at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six overlooking Fort Lauderdale's glittering waterways.

LitLUNCH! 2017 co-chairs are Catalina Avalos of Tripp Scott attorneys at law, Laurie Menekou of Conceptual Communications and photojournalist/reporter Kara Starzyk. 

Friday, February 10, 2017 11 a.m.
Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six Pier Top Restaurant
2301 SE 17th Street Causeway, Fort Lauderdale

Tickets to LitLUNCH! are $75. Proceeds support Broward County Library children’s and adult literacy programs and services funded by the Broward Public Library Foundation. For LitLUNCH! tickets and sponsorship opportunities, please visit or contact Tina Koenig at 954.357.7384.