Name: Julia Marshall
Role: Publisher
Company:  Gecko Press  

 

My role on the PANZ council is: President of the PANZ Council. Making sure PANZ Council delivers on key areas of advocacy, copyright, training, and working in publishers’ best interests – with all the different areas of publishing that there are.

My first job in publishing was: Editor of Adventure magazine

I’m currently reading: All the shortlisted titles on the NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adult shortlist.

My biggest career highlight in publishing has been: Gecko Press turns 15 next year: getting past the teenage years is a highlight.