Zach Gajewski

independent editor & Writer

Zach Gajewski

 

Developmental editor, writer, and editorial services provider 

For over a decade I've been helping authors develop, write, edit, and create outstanding, award-winning prescriptive and narrative nonfiction books. 

Whether developing manuscripts or proposals, performing line edits or copyedits, writing engaging content, or conducting editorial critiques and evaluations, I aim to produce intriguing ideas and narratives, craft authentic voices, and explain intricate topics through clear, accessible language to both educate and entertain readers.

 

Contact

➤ LOCATION

495 Willoughby Ave. #3
Brooklyn, NY 11206

☎ phone & email

zach.gajewski [at] gmail.com
(440) 554-7333

 

Books

Award-winning titles, recent projects, and some personal favorites. 


 “Alas, common sense is not so common. Dave takes you on a (sadly, much needed) guided tour of how to be human in a digital world.” —Seth Godin

“Alas, common sense is not so common. Dave takes you on a (sadly, much needed) guided tour of how to be human in a digital world.” —Seth Godin

New York Times and USA Today Bestseller


 "Lamont illustrates these ideas with a wealth of engaging and well-chosen case studies." — Kirkus Reviews

"Lamont illustrates these ideas with a wealth of engaging and well-chosen case studies." —Kirkus Reviews

2018 IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards Winner


 “ Investing Between the Lines  is destined to become a classic in showing how candor is the language of trust and how trust is the basis on which companies ultimately succeed.” —Stephen M. R. Covey

Investing Between the Lines is destined to become a classic in showing how candor is the language of trust and how trust is the basis on which companies ultimately succeed.” —Stephen M. R. Covey

Recommended Read by Warren Buffett


 "For those who have, or will be, inheriting great wealth, no wiser counsel or guidance can be found than Charles A. Lowenhaupt" —Mark R. Rank, Washington University, St. Louis

"For those who have, or will be, inheriting great wealth, no wiser counsel or guidance can be found than Charles A. Lowenhaupt" —Mark R. Rank, Washington University, St. Louis

New from Praeger


 Perry N. Halkitis is Dean and Professor at the School of Public Health at Rutgers University. His most recent book,  The AIDS Generation: Stories of Survival and Resilience , was a 2014 Lambda Literary Award nominee and recipient of the American Psychological Association Distinguished Book Award in LGBT Psychology.

Perry N. Halkitis is Dean and Professor at the School of Public Health at Rutgers University. His most recent book, The AIDS Generation: Stories of Survival and Resilience, was a 2014 Lambda Literary Award nominee and recipient of the American Psychological Association Distinguished Book Award in LGBT Psychology.

Forthcoming from Oxford University Press, summer of 2019

 “Provides the most important information you’ll need before and during your retirement.” —Michelle Singletary, the  Washington Post

“Provides the most important information you’ll need before and during your retirement.” —Michelle Singletary, the Washington Post

New York Times and Washington Post Bestseller


 "Antonacci's extensive research and his clear-headed thinking have led to a book that every investor should read.” — Reading the Markets

"Antonacci's extensive research and his clear-headed thinking have led to a book that every investor should read.” —Reading the Markets

2014 USA Best Book Award Winner


 "This book shows why purpose needs to start at the top and then shows how to embed it everywhere in the organization.” —Paul Polman, CEO, Unilever

"This book shows why purpose needs to start at the top and then shows how to embed it everywhere in the organization.” —Paul Polman, CEO, Unilever

New from Berrett-Koehler


 " Convinced!  is educational (but never pedantic), engaging, and entertaining. Highly recommended!" —Georges Kern, CEO Breitling SA

"Convinced! is educational (but never pedantic), engaging, and entertaining. Highly recommended!" —Georges Kern, CEO Breitling SA

New from Berrett-Koehler


 " How to Ru(i)n A Record Label  is Larry Livermore's engrossing account of being in the epicenter of the East Bay punk scene when it exploded, told from the perspective of the man holding the detonator." —Liz Prince,  Tomboy

"How to Ru(i)n A Record Label is Larry Livermore's engrossing account of being in the epicenter of the East Bay punk scene when it exploded, told from the perspective of the man holding the detonator." —Liz Prince, Tomboy

A fascinating memoir on the rise and fall of the iconic Lookout Records

 “[Rickards] present[s] compelling evidence that many of the world’s leading monetary authorities implicitly, at least, treat gold as—quite possibly in the future, the key—money. ” —Forbes

“[Rickards] present[s] compelling evidence that many of the world’s leading monetary authorities implicitly, at least, treat gold as—quite possibly in the future, the key—money.” —Forbes

USA Today and Wall Street Journal Bestseller


 "[ The   Entrepreneurial Instinct ] obliterates a lot of the conventional wisdom around entrepreneurship, and shows what it really takes to succeed." —Kimberly Weisul,  Inc.

"[The Entrepreneurial Instinct] obliterates a lot of the conventional wisdom around entrepreneurship, and shows what it really takes to succeed." —Kimberly Weisul, Inc.

2013 Small Business Trends Business Book


 “The exuberant tone and fresh angle make this a standout in the crowded job-performance subgenre, and readers looking for help with their careers need look no further.” — Publishers Weekly

“The exuberant tone and fresh angle make this a standout in the crowded job-performance subgenre, and readers looking for help with their careers need look no further.” —Publishers Weekly

New from Oxford University Press


 "Renowned marketer and strategist Marty Neumeier uses his terrific storytelling talents to showcase the intensity and complexity of modern business strategy.”—Kit Yarrow, author of  Decoding the New Consumer Mind

"Renowned marketer and strategist Marty Neumeier uses his terrific storytelling talents to showcase the intensity and complexity of modern business strategy.”—Kit Yarrow, author of Decoding the New Consumer Mind

New from Marty Neumeier


 “A true gem—fascinating, carefully researched, snappy, and eminently readable.” —John C. Bogle

“A true gem—fascinating, carefully researched, snappy, and eminently readable.” —John C. Bogle

The story of Keynes's life and investment strategies, featuring a foreword by John C. Bogle