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Sandy Roydhouse, Clean Slate Press

Sandy Roydhouse, Clean Slate Press

Name: Sandy Roydhouse Role: Business Director Company: Clean Slate Press My first job in publishing was... Working for Strathmore Publishing, the original publishers of Metro and More magazines in the early 80s. They also started a magazine in opposition to the...

Malcolm Neil, Booktrack

Malcolm Neil, Booktrack

Name: Malcolm Neil Role: Business Development Company: Booktrack My first job in publishing was... Bookseller at Minotaur Books (a SF&F specialist) in Melbourne Australia in 1988. I'm currently reading... Marlborough Man by Alan Carter, and a bunch of other crime...

Erena Shingade, Allen & Unwin

Erena Shingade, Allen & Unwin

Name: Erena Shingade Role: Publicist Company: Allen & Unwin My first job in publishing was... This one! Publishing is a dream, especially after having worked in debt collection. I'm currently reading... I Love Dick by Chris Kraus. The 2017 TV adaptation is pretty...

Martha Halford, Martha Halford PR

Martha Halford, Martha Halford PR

Name: Martha HalfordRole: Head of Communication    Company: Martha HalfordPR Martha Halford is a UK-based PR professional with twenty years’experience promoting non-fiction. After overseeing the PR function at a medium-sized independent publisher of business &...

Andy Long, Auckland University Press

Andy Long, Auckland University Press

Name: Andy Long Role: Marketing and Sales Manager Company: Auckland University Press My first job in publishing was... I got the digital marketing assistant role at Random House New Zealand in 2011. I'm currently (re)reading... The Infinite Game by Niki Harré as I and...

Craig Gamble, Victoria University Press

Craig Gamble, Victoria University Press

Name: Craig Gamble Role: Publishing Manager Company: Victoria University Press My first job in publishing was: I started in the book trade at Whitcoulls, before moving to the Publisher’s Agents Samuels Brown, begun by Margaret Samuels and Neil Brown. Not long after...

Tania Mackenzie-Cooke, Hachette NZ

Tania Mackenzie-Cooke, Hachette NZ

Name: Tania Mackenzie-Cooke Role: Publicity Manager Company: Hachette NZ My first job in publishing was... This one! After 20 years of being a journalist and radio producer I jumped ship to Hachette two years ago and have never looked back! I'm currently reading...  A...

Jenny Thomas, Cengage Learning

Jenny Thomas, Cengage Learning

Name: Jenny Thomas Role: Publishing Editor Company: Cengage Learning My first job in publishing was... As an author!  I was teaching English at a local secondary school and was approached to co-author a junior language skills book for New House Publishers.  Luckily,...

Debra Millar, Point Publishing

Debra Millar, Point Publishing

Name:  Debra Millar Role:  Owner/publisher Company:  Point Publishing Limited My first job in publishing was... I joined Annabel Langbein Media in 2009 after working for 20 years as a journalist and then magazine publisher with ACP Magazines (now Bauer Media), so I...

Sarah Yankelowitz, Penguin Random House NZ

Sarah Yankelowitz, Penguin Random House NZ

Name: Sarah Yankelowitz Role: Project Editor Company: Penguin Random House New Zealand My first job in publishing was... While I was studying at Whitireia, I’d hop across to Gecko Press a couple of afternoons each week to help process and pack their online orders....