Inna Carson, HarperCollins Mew Zealand

Inna Carson, HarperCollins Mew Zealand

Name: Inna Carson Role: Sales and Marketing Coordinator, Arotahi Agency Company: HarperCollins  My first job in publishing was: Does bookselling count? I started my career in the book industry 15 years ago as a bookseller/buyer at Waterstones, UK, but my first job in...
Ian Meredith, Aries Publishing Ltd

Ian Meredith, Aries Publishing Ltd

Name: Ian Meredith Role: Owner / operator Company: Aries Publishing Ltd My first job in publishing was: Regarding publishing in its broadest sense, selling advertising space. I’m currently reading: I’ve just finished, Great New Zealand Argument, edited by...
Charlotte Gibbs, Toitoi Media Ltd

Charlotte Gibbs, Toitoi Media Ltd

Name: Charlotte Gibbs Role: Publisher Company: Toitoi Media Ltd My first job in publishing was: Assistant Editor at a magazine publishing company in London. I worked on four titles and loved it! I’m currently reading: The Friend by Sigrid Nunez. My biggest...
Alison Shucksmith, Hachette NZ

Alison Shucksmith, Hachette NZ

Name: Alison Shucksmith Role: Product and Publishing Manager Company: Hachette New Zealand My first job in publishing was: Here, at Hachette as a Product Manager looking after the Orion list. Loads of years later, I still look after the Orion list, but now I also look...
Anna Bowbyes, Massey University Press

Anna Bowbyes, Massey University Press

Name: Anna Bowbyes Role: Managing Editor Company: Massey University Press My first job in publishing was: A six-month internship at HarperCollins (thanks to PANZ!), which turned into a permanent project editor role. I’m currently reading: Carl Shuker’s A...
Kitty & Kirsten, Reo Pēpi

Kitty & Kirsten, Reo Pēpi

Name: Ko Kitty rāua ko Kirsten māua, Nō Reo Pēpi māua / We are Kitty Brown and Kirsten Parkinson, together we are Reo Pēpi. Role: Ko te ringa toi a Kirsten-Kirsten is the illustrator. Ko te kaituhi a Kitty-Kitty is the author. Engari! Ko whakawhitiwhiti māua! However...