Kimberlie Dykeman and Phenix & Phenix Publicity are heading back to the fabulous AMS Pictures studios to shoot the next episodes of ShelfLife on This latest series of author interviews and trailers will feature several authors from Brazil and a retired US Air Force Lieutenant Colonel. Shelf is the homebase video channel from which each authors online PR campaign is launched. The web-based interview series is dedicated to spotlighting the real people, real purpose, and real perspective of some of the sharpest books hitting the shelves today. Together, published author Dykeman and Phenix & Phenix are definitely solidifying their names as the top choice for authors and speakers who want to capitalize on the power of the web!

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Kimberlie Dykeman has been selected as one of a featured speakers hosting an exclusive session at the acclaimed 2009 RISE Conference.  In its third year, RISE – a Relationship & Information Series for Entrepreneurs – is an annual conference series dedicated to providing a free forum for entrepreneurs to connect and exchange ideas that inspire the entrepreneurial spirit. . RISE is also thrilled to welcome John Mackey and Roy Spence, two of Austin’s most admired entrepreneurs, as the keynote speakers.  Conjunctured, the coworking space gaining great recognition for its innovative deliverables, will be the backdrop for Dykeman signature “SOAPBOX® Motivation for the 21st Century” keynote, which the newly-published author of “Pure Soapbox” has specifically catered to the attending entrepreneur audience.  This interactive presentation is a compelling edutainment session that dares you to step away from conventional lip-service, and embrace the profound truths of succeeding in the game of life from the most influential people of our times. Kimberlie Dykeman delivers meat-n-potatoes optimism to audiences who seek more practicality than the average reprocessed, cheerleading speech or DVD series can deliver. Cleverly leveraging the forward-thinking wisdom of timeless thought leaders, from John Quincy Adams to Lily Tomlin to John Lennon, Dykeman pairs a jolt of inspiration and humor with her unique, practiced 6-Pak A.N.S.W.E.R.™ formula. Walk away with a realistic and optimistic gameplan to work smarter, think clearer, feel healthier, live happier. No candy coating. No band-aid therapy. Motivation with a swift kick in the pants!


Thursday March 5, 2009 from 12:00pm – 1:30pm

Conjunctured Bldg,

1309 E. 7th Street
Austin, Texas 78702


About RISE 2009:  From March 3-5, aspiring entrepreneurs may attend free RISE Sessions led by successful members of the Austin business community.  Co-hosted by MPOWER Foundation and the Acton School of Business RISE is a non-profit initiative with no cost to participate.  Through RISE expertise is exchanged as entrepreneurs from multiple industries and backgrounds connect with each other as well as members of the academic, financial, non-profit, and government sectors.  Unlike a traditional conference, RISE Sessions are limited to 25 participants and take place all over the city in areas where entrepreneurs naturally congregate. From board rooms to coffee shops, from office parks to Zilker Park, entrepreneurs gather to learn, share and recharge.


About Kimberlie Dykeman:  Kimberlie Dykeman is one of those people you don’t soon forget. If her smile and laugh don’t get you first, her energy will. She is a woman on a mission. And her passion is overflowing, if not contagious. She has dedicated her life to being a motivator, entertainer and educator; and whether on-camera, on-air, on the field, or on paper, Kimberlie exudes a charismatic, vivacious presence that has fueled a loyal following and success stories cross-country. Her industry expertise, business savvy and professional etiquette command attention and respect as a renowned On-Camera Personality and Executive Producer, Lifestyle Coach and Motivation Speaker, International Spokesperson, and Author.   Yet it’s her unique blend of natural curiosity, engaging charm and entertaining wit that allows her to interactively connect with and captivate any audience.


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The national shows keep rolling in, opening the doors for Kimberlie Dykeman to confetti countless new audiences with the her powerful SOAPBOX® message!  Next up is on SIRIUS Satellite Radio’s channel 161, the FamilyNet Channel.  On Tuesday, October 14th’s morning show, Hosts Lorri and Larry have invited Kimberlie Dykeman as their special guest on their nationally syndicated show, “Mornings“. The colorful conversation will focus on the author’s newly launched book, “Pure Soapbox“, and its relevance to folks of all walks of life, from a Christian perspective. Both the book and blog have begun to garner national attention through the efforts of Dykeman’s publicity team at Phenix & Phenix Literary Publicists.  Tuesday October 14, 2008 at 6:00amCST

About: Popular Family Network personality Lorri Allen is joined by veteran newsman Larry Estepa for “Mornings!” It’s like a chat around the Christian water cooler. It’s a fun, refreshing—but different—way to start the day, equipping listeners with ways to engage friends and coworkers. Informational and inspirational, it’s relationship radio at its best. “Mornings” features breaking, national, international and business news, as well as interviews with political, cultural and religious leaders. Website: 


“Mornings” airs live on FamilyNet Channel 161 SIRIUS Radio from 6-9 am ET and on FamilyNet TV from 7-9am ET.

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ShelfLifeTV logo   The partnership between Kimberlie Dykeman and Phenix & Phenix Publicity has begun to take beautiful shape having wrapped the first shoot for its Online Video PR Campaign and web-based Interview Series dedicated to authors and their stories.  On its self-titled online channel, “Shelf Life” aims to deliver “Real People- Real Purpose- Real Perspective”.

  Since inking their deal, Dykeman and the team of literary publicists have been hustling to create a truly one-of-a-kind, cutting-edge interview experience for both the authors and the eventual audiences.  

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“Seeing and hearing the authors speak of how their books came to be and their own interesting history literally breathes life into the pages.” says Dykeman, who carries the title of both Executive Producer and Host. “Audiences are going to be truly moved…expect to laugh and grab the tissues, folks!”

Authors included: Traci Slatton (Immortal) ; J.J. Austin, (It Starts With You!); Mark Pickering (Story of the Sand);  r.b. mitchell (Castaway Kid); Steve Simpson (Runaway);  Mike Thomas (A Harvest of Miracles) and Nate Self (Two Wars).



Dykeman’s relationship with Dallas’ AMS Production Group opened the door for their Austin studio to provide the perfect backdrop for this unique series.  Stay tuned for the official launch of coming soon.  More can be read on and