Founded in 2011, Pithy Wordsmithery provides strategic ghostwriting, marketing, and consulting for authors and businesses. We work with clients to ensure the message they are conveying through their website, branding, marketing materials, presentations, and social media is the best possible message for their unique business. Our goal is to provide a full service, stress-free solution that saves our clients time.

Testimonials

“I was looking for a marketing and social media strategy for my business, as well as an excellent advisor and editor for my writing projects. Then I was introduced to Amelia, who offered all those services at the highest quality I have seen anywhere. She spent time really understanding my business, which enabled her to offer a customized and personal approach to my work. I have been pleased from beginning to end with every project she has undertaken, and I have complete confidence that she can handle any marketing, branding, strategy, writing and editing needs I may have.” - Jim Funk, Owner and President of J L Funk & Associates

“Amelia was massively helpful as an editor for my website content writing. With her expertise, we have developed content that is relevant, inviting and engaging. Amelia’s assistance gave me the peace of mind to continue to focus on day-to-day operations, as I was assured that the project was in good hands. She showed a keen aptitude in quickly understanding the niche market I conduct my business in and I cannot recommend her enough. Amelia was overall, an absolute delight to work with!” - Melissa St. John, Owner & CEO of Relocation Strategies

"I truly enjoyed having Amelia as a partner, and I don't say that about everyone! She completely exceeded my expectations and I am thrilled with how my book came out. Even more important, I was delighted by the process of creating it and I give the credit to Amelia and the way she partnered with me. Authors spend a lot of time speaking with their writing partners, and that becomes a huge factor in the experience. Amelia always went about and beyond and constantly pushed me to develop an even better output and raise the bar. If you want to enjoy those months of hard work and truly write a fabulous book, I highly recommend working with Amelia." - Ana Dutra, Author, President and CEO of the Executives’ Club of Chicago

“Talk about overdelivering...Amelia blew away any expectations I had. Her knowledge of the book marketing and self-publishing space is impressive. She presented a thorough marketing plan that covered all the bases and set me up for success.” - Danny Schuman, author, speaker, and president of Twist

“Amelia Forczak may be defined as an 'over deliverer'! She was everything that was promised and more. Amelia's attention to detail, timelines, and accuracy are second to none. She is easy to do business with and goes the extra mile, even when she is supposedly on vacation. These are just some of the things that made a writing partner relationship a joy!” - Colleen Sweeney, RN BS, Founder/Owner of Sweeney Healthcare Enterprises

“Amelia Forczak is an exceptional editor and colleague---a professional of the highest quality. She combines the sensitivities of the artist with thorough-going technological competence and deep knowledge of current best practices. She does what she says she can do and delivers on time. Amelia was indispensable in helping me publish 'The Poetry of Small Business' and my gratitude is boundless.” - Tim Askew, Author, CEO and Founder of Corporate Rain International

“I cannot say enough great things about the work conducted by Amelia. She is an expert on just about everything related to the book publishing world, including publisher submission, ghostwriting, editing, and designing and implementing book marketing campaigns. Without her creativity and undying research efforts, my book, 'Building a Magnetic Culture' would have never been published.” - Kevin Sheridan, Best-selling author, speaker, and consultant

“Amelia combines the highest standards of professionalism with writing talent–she is a rare find! From creation of a proposal through completion of a manuscript, Amelia serves her clients well. She is thorough, listens to her clients, and delivers on time, every time.” - Maryann Karinch, Founder, The Rudy Agency

“Amelia has expertly guided us through the process of building a successful brand from scratch. From content, to logo, to look and feel, Amelia has been with us every step of the way. She’s been very easy to work with, even when we weren’t quite sure what we wanted. She was exactly the right person, both in demeanor and skillset, to get a fantastic result.” - Stewart J. Foley, CFA, Partner, Insurance AUM

“We were initially referred to Pithy Wordsmithery as we ventured into writing our first book. From the first conversation, we found it to be extremely easy and natural to discuss the concept of our book with Amelia. She listened, asked questions, processed and then made recommendations based upon her experience. We leaned heavily on her expertise in writing business books and felt more capable to complete this project after her consulting services. She was extremely flexible with scheduling phone calls, punctual in meeting deadlines and prompt in returning emails. She was a joy to work with!” - Clint Drawdy, COO/Co-Founder and Chad Perce, CEO/Co-Founder, iMethods

“She is a magician when it comes to writing and was able to take all of our ideas and craft them into an amazing literary masterpiece.” - Jairek Robbins, Author, speaker, and personal development coach