Industry Showcase: Book Publishing 2016


Wednesday, February 17
The Center for Career Education, Conference Room

Overview: 

The Center for Career Education (CCE) in conjunction with Bookjobs will hold a panel and networking session with organizations in the Book Publishing industry. Representatives will speak on the variety of job possibilities and career paths that book publishing holds for every interest including marketing, sales, publicity, design, editorial, legal, and production.

Event Format:

  • Panel presentation: 6:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Networking: 7:00 PM-7:30 PM

Panel Details:

  • Jaime Burns, Sales Representative for the Higher Education Division, Oxford University Press
  • Heather Luciano, Licensing Manager, Institutional Sales, Northeastern U.S., Springer Nature
  • Jessica Pierce, Editorial Assistant, Grand Central Publishing, Hachette Book Group
  • Beth Thornton, Recruiter, Human Resources, Penguin Random House
  • Francois Wilson, Founder, International Publications Media Group LLC
  • Moderator: Stephanie Riordan, Recruiter, Human Resources, Penguin Random House
Time of Event: 
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Dress Code: 
Business attire suggested.
Eligibility: 

Columbia University students from the following schools:

  • Columbia College
  • Columbia Engineering
  • Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
  • School of General Studies
  • School of the Arts
Contact: 

For further information regarding this event, please contact Center For Career Education by sending email to careereducation@columbia.edu .