How to Get Ahead in Publishing

How to Get Ahead in Publishing

13 Mar 2019, 17:15 - 18:15

Olympia Room, Grand Hall
Language:
English

Aimed at those already in a publishing role who are hoping to move into the next stage of their careers and find that second or third job. Our panel of industry professionals will discuss the different areas of the industry, and how you can best move ahead on your chosen path or switch sectors. We will hear from young publishers who have managed to establish successful careers and garner industry recognition, and the panel will provide tips on what you can do to ensure you stand out from the crowd and continue rising up the ranks towards your dream role.

 

Contributors

  • Jo de Vries

    Speaker

    1- Co-Founder and Director 2 - Lecturer

    1 - Conker House Books 2- Bath Spa University

    Jo de Vries is a passionate advocate of the publishing industry throughout the South West, having spent much of her career working in the region. She...

  • Phoebe Morgan

    Speaker

    Author, Editorial Director

    Trapeze

    Phoebe Morgan is an editorial director at Trapeze, an imprint of Orion. She commissions fiction and non-fiction. Prior to Orion she worked at...

  • Aimée Felone

    Speaker

    Co-Founder

    Knights Of

    Aimée Felone is co-founder of newly launched Knights Of – a commercial children’s publisher whose main focus is hiring diversely and commissioning...

  • Alastair Horne

    Speaker

    PhD Student, researching Digital Publishing. Freelance writer

    Alastair has spent more than a decade working in publishing, mostly for Cambridge University Press, where he led on company-wide innovation, audience...

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