Short Bio

Jacob Nordby is the author of The Divine Arsonist: A Tale of Awakening, and Blessed Are the Weird – A Manifesto for Creatives. His quotes have been shared millions of times around the world. He leads the Creative UnBootcamp course for students around the world, and offers transformational group retreats and individual creative guidance sessions. His third book, The Creative Cure, is set to release by Hierophant Publishing in 2020 with a forward by Julia Cameron.

 

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RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:

Jacob Nordby has a long history in entrepreneurial ventures. Founded and built a landscape company, mortgage brokerage, tech venture, and real estate investment firm. These experiences gave him a background in sales, marketing, and business strategy.

10 years experience in writing and publishing—both as indie/freelance and traditional. Published work:

  • Pearls of Wisdom with Jack Canfield & other authors: contributing author—Hierophant Publishing 2012

  • The Divine Arsonist—A Tale of Awakening: novel—Manifesto Publishing 2012 visit Books page

    • voiceover narration for audio version released by Cherry Hill Publishing

  • The Thought that Changed My Life Forever with Dr. Bernie Siegel and others: contributing author—Morgan James Publishing 2012

  • Blessed Are the Weird—A Manifesto for Creatives: non-fiction—Manifesto Publishing 2016 visit Books page

    • voiceover narration for audio version released by Tantor Media

  • When Heaven Touches Earth with James Van Praagh, Lisa McCourt & others: contributing author—Hierophant Publishing 2016

  • Under Contract: The Creative Cure: nonfiction—Hierophant Publishing set to release 2020

  • Previous Contributing Writer/Editor-at-large:

    • The Good Men Project

    • Elephant Journal

Teaching & Speaking:

  • Creative UnBootcamp: online course—ongoing. Thousands of people around the world have attended this course since it began in 2014.

  • Guest teacher & co-producer: The Gathering of the Shamans with don Miguel Ruiz, Sr. & other teachers—ongoing, Sedona, AZ

  • Co-producer & teacher: The Gathering of the Creatives with Julia Cameron & other teachers—ongoing, Santa Fe, NM

Book and Event Production & Marketing:

In his role as Marketing Direction with Insight Events USA & Hierophant Publishing he has participated in the development, production, and marketing of books and/or events with the following figures:

  • Dr. Joe Dispenza

  • Gregg Braden

  • Randy Davila

  • Byron Katie

  • don Miguel Ruiz, Sr., don Miguel Ruiz, Jr., and don Jose Ruiz

  • HeatherAsh Amara

  • Dr. Steven Farmer

  • Lisa McCourt

  • Karen Curry Parker

  • Panache Desai

  • James Van Praagh

  • SARK

  • Flora Bowley

  • Dr. Fred Alan Wolf

  • Barnet Bain

  • and others