April 5, 2010

Publishers Weekly Gets Sold

Publishers Weekly has been acquired by PWxyz, LLC, a newly formed company headed by one-time PW publisher George Slowik. The acquisition includes the Web site […]
February 9, 2010

Healing Arts for Haiti

If you live in the New York City Area – I urge you to go to the Hyatt Regency Grand Ballroom at Grand Central Station on […]
February 2, 2010

New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association asks Publishers to keep Reps in the Field

The Board of Directors of The New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association has written an open letter to Publishers and asked them not to cut Reps Publishers are cutting field reps because of dwindling sales with independent bookstores. However sales are likely to fall even further if you don't have a person helping the buyer make sensible decisions for their store. It baffles me that publishers are cutting their sales staff now when a sale is even harder to come by.