M. Curtis McCoy

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M. Curtis McCoy is an American Author[1], Entrepreneur, and Motivational speaker[2] who took over News Wire[3] in 2018. He is a highly sought-after authority on business and success. His work has been featured in CNN, NBC News, Mashable, Fox News, ABC News, USA Today[4], and many other publications.

M. Curtis McCoy

M. Curtis McCoy in 2020
Born Matthew Curtis McCoy
April 4, 1982 (1982-04-04) (age 42)
Craig, Colorado, USA
Occupation Author, News Wire Magazine founder
Years active 2010–present
Known for Motivational speaking
Spouse N/A
Children N/A
M. Curtis McCoy website

Early life

M. Curtis McCoy was born in Craig, Colorado. He started his first business at the age of 13, and has since built a successful career as an entrepreneur and motivational speaker. McCoy graduated from Moffat County High School in 2000 before attending Westwood College of Aviation Technology.


M. Curtis McCoy is the author[5][6][7][8][9][10] of several books[11] on leadership and personal development.

  1. Learn to Send the Right Message: Using Nonverbal Communication[12]
  2. Become An Excellent Conversationalist[13]
  3. Developing Success, Motivation & Inspiration: Success After Failure[14]
  4. How To Be Successful: Think Like A Leader."[15]


In 2002, M. Curtis McCoy launched one of the internet's largest health and fitness forums, with over 200,000 active members. McCoy ran the forum until 2010, when he was diagnosed with a malignant blastoma (brain tumor) and given only 60-90 days to live. After pursuing alternative treatment at Hoxsey Biomedical Center in Tijuana, Mexico, McCoy beat the terminal cancer diagnosis.

Bella Medica LASER Center

In 2006, while managing BeFit4Free, M. Curtis McCoy and Anton Ferguson opened a cosmetic medical LASER clinic in Evergreen, CO.

Pharmaceutical Company

As their new cosmetic clinic grew, M. Curtis McCoy launched a white-label pharmaceutical company, with the first product being BeFit4Free hCG. The company later created and sold bioidentical research peptides for weight loss and anti-aging clinics.

Best Cellular

While fighting brain cancer in 2010, M. Curtis McCoy opened a small cellphone repair shop in Hotchkiss, CO. While recovering from cancer, McCoy, his mother, Connie V. Wyatt, and a family friend/investor launched a telecommunications company that over ten years, grew to over 250,000 monthly users. They closed the company in 2022, near the end of the Sprint/T-Mobile merger.

News Wire

In 2018, M. Curtis McCoy purchased the press release distribution company: News Wire. He and a small team rebuilt the site from the ground up, adding RSS syndication and integrated artificial intelligence for editing to reduce workload and improve the distribution of press releases.

What is OpenAI?

OpenAI is a nonprofit organization founded with a $1 billion pledge from several prominent figures, including Tesla CEO Elon Musk. In February 2018, musk stepped down from the Board of Directors at OpenAI but continues to donate to and advise the company.

News Wire Magazine

In 2022, M. Curtis McCoy launched News Wire Magazine with the help of a small team. News Wire Magazine[16] is an American publication and website that covers stories related to entrepreneurship, small business management, podcasting, motivational speaking, and leadership. The magazine emphasizes entrepreneurial culture in its content.

Motivational Speaker

M. Curtis McCoy is also a highly sought-after motivational speaker, delivering keynotes and workshops on business, success, and overcoming adversity. He draws upon his experiences as an entrepreneur and cancer survivor to inspire audiences worldwide. McCoy has been quoted in Think 7 Figures[17], Authority Magazine[18], Time Business News[19], Vizaca[20], JukeBox Mind[21], RedX Magazine[22], Mentor's Collective[23], Vents Magazine[24], Entrepreneur Mindz Magazine[25], Pro Media Mag[26], and other publications for insights on motivational speaking and entrepreneurship.

Popular Podcast Episodes

As a podcast guest, M. Curtis McCoy often shares encouragement and uplifting messages, but in recent podcast episodes, McCoy has opened up about childhood abuse[27], surviving brain cancer[28], and other touchy subjects, but his main focus is typically on business development[29], leadership, and perosnal branding[30].

Success, Motivation & Inspiration Podcast

In 2018, McCoy launched the "Success, Motivation & Inspiration" podcast[31][32][33][34][35][36][37][38] that later gained syndication to Amazon Fire TV[39].


  1. "M. Curtis McCoy (Author)". Success, Motivation & Inspiration, LLC. https://www.amazon.com/M-Curtis-McCoy/e/B07JK14WP5/. 
  2. "M. Curtis McCoy". The Bash. https://www.thebash.com/motivational-speaker/mcurtismccoy. Retrieved 2022-10-23. 
  3. "News Wire Acquired by American Entrepreneur, M. Curtis McCoy". May 2 2018. https://news-wire.com/acquisition/. Retrieved 2022-10-23. 
  4. "How to amplify your personal brand through public speaking". USA Today. August 5, 2022. https://www.usatoday.com/story/sponsor-story/unstoppable-branding-agency/2022/08/05/how-amplify-your-personal-brand-through-public-speaking/10223811002/. 
  5. M. Curtis McCoy – Audio Books, Best Sellers, Author Bio | Audible.com. https://www.audible.com/author/M-Curtis-McCoy/B07JK14WP5. 
  6. "M. Curtis McCoy Books - BookBub". https://www.bookbub.com/authors/m-curtis-mccoy. Retrieved 2022-10-23. 
  7. "Books by M. Curtis McCoy (Author of How To Be Successful)". https://www.goodreads.com/author/list/18546301.M_Curtis_McCoy. Retrieved 2022-10-23. 
  8. "‎M. Curtis McCoy". https://books.apple.com/us/author/m-curtis-mccoy/id1439520463. Retrieved 2022-10-23. 
  9. Admin (2020-11-08). "Interview with M. Curtis McCoy, Author of “How To Be Successful: Think Like A Leader”". https://digitalbooknook.com/2020/11/08/mcurtismccoy/. 
  10. Writer, Staff (2020-11-07). "M. Curtis McCoy's new book "How To Be Successful: Think Like A Leader" is amazing". https://just-fame.com/m-curtis-mccoys-releases-new-book/. 
  11. "Success, Motivation & Inspiration's Amazon Page - Success, Motivation & Inspiration Book Bundle". https://www.amazon.com/shop/influencer-mcurtismccoy/list/1RMGI3QC37RZ1. 
  12. McCoy, M. Curtis (2018-10-30). Learn to Send the Right Message: Using Nonverbal Communication. Success, Motivation & Inspiration, LLC. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07K2DX2YK/. 
  13. McCoy, M. Curtis (2018-11-14). Become An Excellent Conversationalist. Success, Motivation & Inspiration, LLC. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07KK3D62Y/. 
  14. McCoy, M. Curtis (2018-10-19). Developing Success, Motivation & Inspiration: Success After Failure. Success, Motivation & Inspiration, LLC. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07JKCFNK2/. 
  15. McCoy, M. Curtis ([2020?]). How to be Successful: Think Like a Leader. ISBN 978-1-7329303-6-0. OCLC 1263238736. https://how2besuccessful.com. 
  16. "News Wire Magazine". 2022-06-21. https://news-wire.com/magazine/. Retrieved 2022-10-23. 
  17. "M. Curtis McCoy – The Influencer Who Gives Entrepreneurs A Voice". Think 7 Figures- The Millionaire Mindset. https://think7figures.com/mcurtismccoy/. 
  18. Georgiadis, Fotis (2022-05-04). "M Curtis McCoy On The 5 Things You Need To Be A Highly Effective Public Speaker". https://medium.com/authority-magazine/m-curtis-mccoy-on-the-5-things-you-need-to-be-a-highly-effective-public-speaker-daa158778664. 
  19. dawnwells (2022-06-05). "M. Curtis McCoy on becoming a motivational speaker". https://timebusinessnews.com/m-curtis-mccoy-on-becoming-a-motivational-speaker/. 
  20. Olray, Sarah (2020-04-26). "M. Curtis McCoy: An Influencer Who’s Helping Individuals". https://www.vizaca.com/mcurtismccoy-helping-individuals-share-their-story/. 
  21. Writer, Staff (2020-11-07). "Interview with M. Curtis McCoy". https://jukeboxmind.com/2020/11/07/mcurtismccoy/. 
  22. Chamberlain, Cory (2022-07-15). "M. Curtis McCoy Shares How To Become A Great Leader". https://redxmagazine.com/m-curtis-mccoy-shares-how-to-become-a-great-leader/. 
  23. "M. Curtis McCoy, on Losing Everything & Building Back". 2022-06-06. https://mentorscollective.com/m-curtis-mccoy-on-losing-everything-building-back/. 
  24. Smith, Deny (2022-06-07). "M. Curtis McCoy talks about taking time to enjoy life". https://ventsmagazine.com/2022/06/07/m-curtis-mccoy-talks-about-taking-time-to-enjoy-life/. 
  25. Olray, Sarah (2020-04-19). "M. Curtis McCoy Says You Can Achieve Anything In Life If You Want It". https://entrepreneurmindz.com/mcurtismccoy-says-you-can-achieve-anything/. 
  26. Olray, Sarah (2020-04-19). "M. Curtis McCoy Says You Can Achieve Anything In Life If You Want It". https://entrepreneurmindz.com/mcurtismccoy-says-you-can-achieve-anything/. 
  27. "How To Stop Identifying With Your Past with M. Curtis McCoy – Daniel Gomez". https://danielgomezspeaker.com/m-curtis-mccoy/. 
  28. French, Shawn (2022-08-29). "Building Brands and Beating Brain Cancer w/ M. Curtis McCoy". https://theshawnfrench.com/building-brands-and-beating-brain-cancer-w-m-curtis-mccoy/. 
  29. keetonj (2020-04-23). "Interview with M. Curtis McCoy". https://elevatedeffortblog.com/2020/04/23/interview-with-m-curtis-mccoy/. 
  30. Tapp, Josh. "M. Curtis McCoy | The Lucky Titan Podcast". https://theluckytitan.com/mcurtismccoy. 
  31. "Success, Motivation & Inspiration podcast archives". 2022-06-07. https://mcurtismccoy.com/podcast/. 
  32. "‎Success, Motivation & Inspiration on Apple Podcasts". https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/success-motivation-inspiration/id1476181421. 
  33. "Success, Motivation & Inspiration". https://www.listennotes.com/podcasts/success-motivation-inspiration-m-curtis-mccoy-gFUs1dWmC-t/. 
  34. "Success, Motivation & Inspiration on Stitcher". https://www.stitcher.com/show/success-motivation-inspiration. 
  35. Inspiration, Success, Motivation &. "Success, Motivation & Inspiration". https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcy5wb2RjYXN0bWlycm9yLmNvbS9tY3VydGlzbWNjb3k. 
  36. "Success, Motivation & Inspiration". https://open.spotify.com/show/3VYzoZUOK7rDYkJY9x4NTD. 
  37. "Success, Motivation & Inspiration". https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/success-motivation-inspiration-1124853. 
  38. "Listen to Success, Motivation & Inspiration on TuneIn". https://tunein.com/podcasts/Business--Economics-Podcasts/Success-Motivation--Inspiration-p1244628/. 
  39. "Success, Motivation & Inspiration:Amazon.com:Appstore for Android". https://www.amazon.com/Success-Motivation-Inspiration-LLC/dp/B08D8MQBZS/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2TVHYNZQ72FKE&keywords=Success,+Motivation+&+Inspiration&qid=1666712757&qu=eyJxc2MiOiItMC4wMiIsInFzYSI6IjAuMDAiLCJxc3AiOiIwLjAwIn0=&sprefix=success,+motivation+&+inspiration+app,aps,164. 

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