During his forty-plus years as a marketing and communications executive, Doug worked with a number of Fortune 500 corporations, as well as smaller and midsize companies.
Doug has had public relations assignments on regional, national, and international levels. He is a wordsmith extraordinaire, with a flair for innovative communication, while using just the right touch of humor when appropriate.
As you may have surmised, he partners with Keil on their multiple literary endeavors.
Keil is a retired lawyer, having practiced law for more than 30 years as both a federal prosecutor and in the private sector. Now well into her second career, Keil’s first project was the co-creation of the satirical Barnyard Lawyer character, using as inspiration her own mini horse, the one and only Gregarious Gus.
She has co-authored four books, co-written more than fifty short stories, and alongside her business partner Doug, developed an entertaining website where people can see the world through the eyes of their pets’ own voice..
A little bit about each one of them
Gregarious Gus, the Magnificent Mini, is the smallest horse on the ranch, but as it turns out he is the wisest of them all. As the ranch newbie, Gus encounters a variety of interesting situations and dilemmas. Each time, Gus discovers that listening closely and being open to compromise is a winning combination. You can find the newest Legend Maker at https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08ZW6N8R5
Uplifting entertaining story about a mini horse who learns that being different and unique is perfectly okay. In spite of the trials and tribulations involved, you can achieve almost anything if you have the right attitude.
Rosie is a little doggy who learns through the help of her Pals that if you keep trying your dreams will come true. Not to mention she learns the importance of managing her saved up money
Little doggy Rosie has done it again & conquered another fear! In this, her second book adventure, young readers learn how our brave little Rosie overcomes her fear of public speaking.
Doug and Keil never stop creating
The initial capsule concept for the next book in The 'This...is...ROSIE' Series, which by the way is titled 'The Case of the Thundering Hooves'.
'The Purloined Documents' is the working title for the first book in the upcoming 'Lawyer Lady Mysteries' series.
You will meet, among others, Christie "Critter" Conway, the Lawyer Lady herself. She is nicknamed Critter because, when she is in court, she has the tenacity of a deranged honey badger.
And wait until you meet Christie's party girl paralegal Randy Annie Applebaum with her 141 IQ.
Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys beware, we are coming for you.
Here is the prototype cover mock-up for the long awaited 'Animal Musings' paperback book of collected short stories.
And we have the interior material. Now it is merely a matter of getting it on the production schedule.
'Equine Epics' is the newest book series under development from the Stable of Ideas.
We are only limited to our imaginations