Professor David Hetherington is the current Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer for the North American unit of Klopotek. Previously Vice President of Academic & Educational Merchandising and Digital Printing at Baker & Taylor, he also served as the Director of Major Account Sales for the Digital Media Group at Baker & Taylor from 2009 to 2011. Professor Hetherington also worked as the Managing Director for Strategic Business Development at Integrated Book Technology and the Chief Financial Officer at Columbia University Press. Other companies that he has worked for include Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, BearingPoint, Inc., Readers Digest, and Simon & Schuster.
Prof. Hetherington has been and Adjunct Faculty member of Pace University’s MS in Publishing program for the last twelve years. He teaches PUB 622C, the “Critical Financial Issues in Book Publishing” seminar. Prof. Hetherington received his MBA in Corporation Finance from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1990 and his BS in Business Administration from Thomas Edison State College in 1984. He also attended the Metropolitan College of New York’s School of Business.