Category Archives: Media

MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Skip Prichard of Leadership Insights

The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT: What is your background and interest in books? Skip Prichard: Today, I am the CEO of OCLC, a global technology … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Sally Haldorson of 800-CEO-Read

The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT: What business topics currently interest you the most? Sally Haldorson: I believe what makes all of the curated content … Continue reading

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Anti-GMO Activism is at its Prime, Mate: Jane Goodall and Steven Druker in The Huffington Post

photo by Emily Labes By Emily Labes, Associate Publicist From the moment that Dame Jane Goodall entered the room, affably declaring that she just realized that she had forgotten to comb her hair today, she commanded the attention of everyone … Continue reading

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What Does the Success of ‘Serial’ Mean for the Future of Traditional Radio?

photo credit By Nicole Martineau, Publicist   Podcasts have been around for years, but none in recent memory have been able to generate as much buzz as Serial, a record-breaking nonfiction crime drama created and brilliantly hosted by This American … Continue reading

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Author Q&A: Founder and CEO of SCOTTeVEST Shares His Small Business Success Story In Debut Book

“You’re so full of crap,” said Mark Cuban to the equally brash Scott Jordan, CEO of SCOTTeVEST, on ABC-TV’s Shark Tank. What Scott Jordan is really full of is passion, energy, ideas, and pockets – all of which are topics in his … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: John Duff, Senior VP and Publisher, Perigee Books

The following interview with John Duff appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our fall newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   John started his career in the book business in the basement … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Terry Gross

The following interview with Terry Gross appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter, and was reprinted with permission by Tami Keaveny for C-VILLE Weekly. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Rachel Fershleiser from Tumblr

The following interview with Rachel Fershleiser appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   MC:  What book are you reading right now? RF:  “Love Me … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Leigh Newman From Oprah.com

The following interview with Leigh Newman appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT:  What book are you reading right now? Leigh Newman: … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interviews Maggie Linton

The following interview with Maggie Linton appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT:  What book are you reading right now? Maggie Linton:  … Continue reading

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