Thursday, May 13, 2021
AGENTS, EDITORS, THE PITCH LETTER
A Panel Discussion sponsored by The Women’s National Book Association
Have a book idea or manuscript to pitch? Learn what pitches work – and which ones don’t – from two agents and two book editors when Bridget Marmion, founder and president of Bridget Marmion Book Marketing, moderates this 90-minute panel discussion.
The discussion will take place online at 6:30 PM EDT via CrowdCast. Register here for $20.00.
Laura Gross, Founder, Laura Gross Literary Agency
Margaret Marbury, Vice President Editorial, Harlequin Trade Publishing
Johanna Castillo, Senior Agent, Writers House
Tara Parsons, Associate Publisher, HarperOne
Sunday, September 17, 2017
HOW TO REACH YOUR READERS: What You Need to Know from the Publicity, Social Media, Audio, and Marketing Professionals of BRIDGET MARMION BOOK MARKETING
A Bridget Marmion Book Marketing workshop at the Brooklyn Book Festival
Join us for practical tips for reaching your readers via mobile, audio, publicity, thought leader placement, email marketing, and social media platforms (including Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn). Whether your books are fiction or nonfiction, authors, agents, and publishers should attend for the latest News You Can Use from industry pros.
The YEN Workshop will take place at 3:30 PM in Room 4202 at St. Francis College, 180 Remsen Street.
Rich Kelley is a hands-on marketing pro who has spent years doing online marketing (including online advertising, SEO/SEM, and analytics), email marketing, social media coaching, and content development/marketing for both for-profit and non-profit publishers.
Anne Kostick is a writer, editor, producer, and partner in Foxpath IND, working with digital and print publishers, audio production and distribution firms, educational organizations, and nonprofits.
Jennifer Maguire is a PR specialist in media relations, B2B and B2C storytelling, and thought leader placement.
Bridget Marmion founded BRIDGET MARMION BOOK MARKETING INC after decades at FSG, Random House, Houghton Mifflin. She specializes in strategic planning, integrating traditional and digital marketing.
NEW VIDEO ADDED! The video of The YA Today: An Editor, Agent, and Blogger Discuss the Book, the Audience, the Crossover is now available. Click for more details and purchase info.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
THE YA TODAY: An Editor, Agent, and Blogger Discuss the Book, the Audience, the Crossover
A Presentation by Emilia Rhodes, Peter Knapp, Katiebabs, and Bridget Marmion
All ninety minutes of this information-packed Confab is now available on video. Click here to find out more and purchase!
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
REACHING READING GROUPS TODAY: Effective Marketing and Publicity
A Presentation by Carol Fitzgerald, Jean Hanff Korelitz, Jill A. Tardiff, Jeanette Zwart, Rich Kelley, and Bridget Marmion
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
MARKETING AND PUBLICITY’S NEW ROLE IN DISCOVERABILITY: Metadata Made Easy
A Presentation by Anne Kostick, Maureen McMahon, Jeanette Zwart, Bridget Marmion and Rich Kelley
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
TIMELINE TO SUCCESS: When Should Authors Begin Preparing for Successful Publication—and How?
A Presentation by Michelle Blankenship, Rich Kelley, and Bridget Marmion
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
GETTING YOUR BOOKS INTO THE COMMON CORE MARKET: Whether fiction, picture books, non-fiction or graphic novels, K-12
A Presentation by Nancy Mahoney and Neil Nathan, moderated by Bridget Marmion