Parsons Networking Cocktail Event

The business of media brand licensing

On October 28th, the New School will be hosting a program where licensing and branding professionals will discuss their experience in sales, negotiating, and marketing. Following the program, Parson’s Executive Education is sponsoring a FREE cocktail networking reception at 7:45pm.

Follow this link to get more info, as well as a downloadable calendar event, and RSVP today!

 

Fall 2019 Distinguished Professor Lecture

The 2019-2020 distinguished professor of the ms in publishing program is richard sarnoff.

The lecture, titled Publishing: Past and Future, takes place on October 10, 2019. Sarnoff will cover a variety of themes related to the intersection of digital technology and publishing and how they’ve transformed the industry over the past few decades. He will also discuss the future of books, audiobooks, comics, graphic novels, and journalism. His lecture will be interactive, with audience participation encouraged and at times demanded.

For more information on Sarnoff, see this post.


EVENT DETAILS

When: Thursday October 10 6-8 PM

Where: 163 William Street, 18th floor

Please send RSVPs to puboffice@pace.edu

Refreshments and light snacks will be served

New Faculty | Peggy Samedi

Welcome to pace, Professor Samedi! 

Peggy Samedi is a production manager in the Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group at Penguin Random House. She started her career as a publishing assistant at the Girl Scouts of the USA. She went on to be a bookseller at Barnes and Noble before joining Alfred A. Knopf in 2005. She has had the pleasure of working on titles including Metamaus and Cancer Vixen, as well as books by authors such as Toni Morrison, Colson Whitehead, Edwidge Danticat, and Tommy Orange. She is a graduate of Union College in Schenectady, New York, with bachelor’s degree in English and Psychology. Peggy Samedi joins the M.S. in Publishing Program, teaching Book Production and Design.

 

Winners of the Edgell and Littleford Scholarship

We are pleased to announce the winners of the Edgell and Littleford scholarships. Congratulations to Anita Ofori and Errin Taylor Maye, this year’s winners! They wrote essays which showed their knowledge and excitement of B2B magazines. We wish them the best of luck and hope this encourages them to continue their journeys with the B2B industry.

These scholarships are eligible for the spring semester to students who hold an interest in B2B magazines. To find out more about this scholarship for next year, click here.