Bill Kassel has made a specialty of communicating religious ideas and moral principles in highly accessible ways to a broad public. He is the author of two Christian mysteries: Holy Innocents (2000) and This Side of Jordan (2005). He is also a songwriter, Christian entertainer, and humorist.
Kassel created and hosted a series of comedy programs, called “Kassel & Company,” for Ave Maria Radio, the national Catholic broadcasting network. He also produced a 90-minute special spotlighting rising artists of the independent Catholic music movement. And he has released an album of his own original songs, titled “On This Mountain.”
A writer whose career has been highly varied, Kassel was a journalist, copywriter, and public relations consultant. He’s held creative staff positions with such prestigious companies as Dow Jones and McGraw-Hill, and served as marketing director for Guitar Player Magazine. He was also director of public affairs for Hillsdale College and director of communications for The Ave Maria Foundation.
Writing under his own byline or as a ghostwriter for others, he has authored or edited non-fiction books as well as articles appearing in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, USA Today, Newsweek, National Catholic Register, American Legion Magazine, and numerous other publications.
Kassel is married with two grown children. He and his wife, Kathleen, reside in Michigan.
Bill Kassel and his writings are represented exclusively by the Aponte Literary Agency…
Bill Kassel is affiliated with Ave Maria Radio…
…and is a member of the American Society of Composers,Authors and Publishers…
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