Publishing University 2017: Cliff Notes from Portland

May
6
Sat
Publishing University 2017: Cliff Notes from Portland @ City of Orange Library, Rotary Room
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Get the highlights of this fabulous conference from Geri Santiago, the PWSD scholarship recipient, and her business partner, Dan Primbs. They will share the best they learned on book development, marketing, distribution, and more.

Gerardeen-Santiago-PhotoGerardeen M. Santiago, Ph.D.
Publisher, Aionios Books

Gerri brings over twenty-five years of experience from The McGraw-Hill Companies, Worth Publishers (Macmillan Learning), Scholastic Inc., and medical education and communication. She is honored to have been part of the McGraw-Hill team to win CODiE awards for educational web-based books. Gerri earned her Ph.D. in experimental psychology (neuroscience) from Columbia University in the City of New York, while simultaneously jump-starting her career in publishing.

Daniel-Primbs-PhotoDaniel G. Primbs
Publisher

An economist and teacher, Dan decided to take his love of books into publishing, focusing on development editing and designing aesthetically pleasing and user-friendly e-books.

Get the highlights of this fabulous conference from Geri Santiago, the PWSD scholarship recipient, and her business partner, Dan Primbs. They will share the best they learned on book development, marketing, distribution, and more.

Gerardeen-Santiago-PhotoGerardeen M. Santiago, Ph.D.
Publisher, Aionios Books

Gerri brings over twenty-five years of experience from The McGraw-Hill Companies, Worth Publishers (Macmillan Learning), Scholastic Inc., and medical education and communication. She is honored to have been part of the McGraw-Hill team to win CODiE awards for educational web-based books. Gerri earned her Ph.D. in experimental psychology (neuroscience) from Columbia University in the City of New York, while simultaneously jump-starting her career in publishing.

Daniel-Primbs-PhotoDaniel G. Primbs
Publisher

An economist and teacher, Dan decided to take his love of books into publishing, focusing on development editing and designing aesthetically pleasing and user-friendly e-books.

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WHAT'S NEW

Thanks to Mimi Le of IBPA

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In August, Mimi Le, from Independent Book Publishers Association, shared her insights from working with publishers to promote their books to bookstores and libraries. She agreed to share her slides, and she also offers a sample Book Sell Sheet and a brochure about the consignment program at Vroman’s in Pasadena.

Thanks, Karla

Winning_Ways_to_Market_to_Bookstores_and_Libraries_Slides

Consignment_Brochure_by_Mimi_Le

Sample Book Sell Sheet from Mimi Le

About PWOC

Publishers and Writers Orange County (PWOC): a professional association of the publishing community in the Orange County, educating business-minded self-publishers and authors.

Publishers and Writers of the Orange County (PWOC) is an extension of Publishers and Writers of San Diego (PWSD), which has been serving as a forum for education, networking, and motivation since 1994. Originally founded as The San Diego Publishers Alliance, our group comprises members from all areas of publishing and writing — authors, independent publishers, editors, book packagers, designers, consultants, promotional professionals, students, and more. Our membership includes numerous award-winning authors, writers, and publishing professionals.
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