Joanie Marx is your guide to Refocus & Renew Your Life®

A leading authority on refocusing and renewing your life, Joanie Marx, is revolutionizing the way people of all ages perceive love, aging, success, and happiness. 

Joanie is a three-time bestselling author, including the 2020 #1 Amazon International Bestselling book, “In Spite Of…:How to Refocus & Renew Your Life in Spite of the Obstacles on the Path to Love & Happiness”, which is the sequel to her acclaimed #1 Amazon Best Seller, “Facelifts, Money & Prince Charming: Break Baby Boomer Myths & Live Your Best Life”.

A pioneer and inspiring presence in both the world of Hollywood and business, Joanie is a co-founder of a multi-million-dollar consumer product company and has enjoyed over 30 years as a full-time character actress in Hollywood. 

She is also the driving force behind the groundbreaking advocacy campaign Drive-Thru, Make It Your Own®. 

A Storytelling Magician™, with generationally relevant wisdom to share, Joanie is well versed in keeping an audience engaged with her inspiring take on timely and relevant topics, making her a popular guest for television and radio shows, as well as podcasts.  

If you are ready to create the life you desire without emotional baggage weighing you down…this book is for you!

In Spite Of - #1 Amazon International Bestseller -

In the highly anticipated sequel to her first book, #1 International Amazon Best-Selling Author, Joanie Marx, dives deeper into The Seven Myths of Love & Happiness® and how to break the rules that enforce them.

In the pages of, In Spite Of…  Joanie delivers eye-opening insights that are eloquently woven into inspiring true stories for overcoming your life’s biggest obstacles with the help of the Six Steps to Refocus & Renew Your Life®.

From learning how to unpack your emotional baggage to unlocking the power of your true self, this book will show you that doors of opportunity can be opened at any time and at any age when you Refocus & Renew Your Life™. 


In October 2020, Joanie joined 20 other leading edge entrepreneurial influencers and business leaders to co-author the Wall Street Journal and USA Today bestselling book, “The Experts Cure: How Entrepreneurs Are Changing the World”.

Joanie’s chapter is titled “The Invisible Customer With All the Money®”.

In her groundbreaking chapter, Joanie shares not only her inspiring journey as a Storytelling Magician™, but Joanie reveals how the media has portrayed the 50+ consumer as old, obsolete, and unsexy and what brands can do to authentically engage with this influential consumer by telling a new, more empowering narrative.

In Spite Of... is available as an audiobook, narrated by Jodie Bentley

Be, Do, & Have All Your Heart Desires!

A new, three-module MasterClass that teaches you how to Refocus & Renew Your Life® when and where it matters most. Best of all...the MasterClass is FREE!

In this transformative MasterClass, based on the groundbreaking book, “In Spite Of…”, #1 Amazon Best Selling author, Joanie Marx, is joined by author, content strategist, and podcast host, Peter Clark Nelson.

In three inspiring and deeply immersive modules, Joanie and Peter will share with you timeless lessons, wisdom, insights, and techniques for where and how to Refocus & Renew Your Life®.  Each module is carefully designed to make your inner journey to reclaim the power of your true self more enjoyable, empowering, and easy.

In the first two modules, Joanie and Peter reveal the hidden meaning behind how The Seven Myths of Love & Happiness® have covertly directed and damaged the lives of millions of people, from all walks of life, and over the course of several generations. 

In the third and final module, you will be introduced to The Six Steps to Refocus and Renew Your Life®, which are not only the antidote to breaking free from the myths but they will illuminate your pathway to rediscovering your true self.

Access to FREE MasterClass will be available on 1/22/2022!

“You took my words and created a multi-dimensional performance with heart. You brought an abundance of life, passion, and enthusiasm to the project.” 

~ Sarah Chase ~

Lead Copywriter, Walter Thompson, New York 

“Both of your segments were packed with useful information for our viewers. We love your enthusiasm and high energy, Joanie, and look forward to having you on Sac & Co again soon.”

~ Mellisa Paul ~

 Emmy Award Winner & Host of “Sac & Co”

“Out of all the speakers and performers, you were consistently the best. Thank you for making our event a memorable one.”

~ Megan Titus ~

Event Coordinator & Co-Producer of V-Day, Los Angeles