Veronica Viviana Wilson
Professor Veronica Viviana Wilson is the Associate Publisher of the Hispanic Media Division at Meredith Corporation, publishers of Siempre Mujer, Ser Padres and Parents Latina. In her role, Wilson manages sales for their print, digital, and event properties. She has been instrumental in launching Siempre Mujer’s on-going beauty research series “Siempre Beauty” in 2010, Siempre Mujer’s signature event surrounding Dia de los Muertos in 2013, as well as developed partnerships with companies such as CNN/CNNE, Univision and retailers, such as CVS, to help bolstered the division’s offerings from an integrated marketing perspective.
Prior to joining Meredith, Wilson was Associate Publisher at Conde Nast in 2008 where she oversaw Sales for Modern Bride and Elegant Bride. She also worked at TIME Inc. as National Advertising Director on Essence and Essence.com for nine years, where she began her publishing career in 1999. Before finding her way to publishing, Wilson worked for CIGNA Corporation in corporate insurance sales from 1990-1999. Veronica comes from a multicultural family, where her Mother is from Chile and her Father is African-American. Her parents were also educators, so it’s no surprise that she has lent her publishing expertise as an Adjunct Lecturer to Pace University’s Masters in Publishing Program since 2008. Wilson also attended Pace University, graduating in 2003, with a M.S. in Publishing and attended Temple University, graduating in 1990 with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration. Wilson lives in Brooklyn, New York and has traveled to more than 30 countries.
The Pace Publishing Blog featured Wilson in the “Faculty in the Spotlight” series in January 2013.
Professor Bathgate is the publisher of Communication and Media Studies at Routledge, an imprint of Taylor & Francis. She has acquired academic and scholarly titles for this list since 1997, and she also commissioned academic communication journals for the first 10 years of her tenure. Professor Bathgate’s prior publishing experience includes editorial work in professional publishing roles at John Wiley & Sons and RIA Group. She is an alumna of the Pace M.S. in Publishing Program, and has been teaching the PUB 624 “Editorial Principles and Practices” course since 2008. While a student at Pace, she worked as the graduate assistant for the program, and helped to publish Opportunitas: The History of Pace University. Professor Bathgate’s undergraduate degree in Literature is from the University of California at San Diego, and she worked as a technical editor before establishing her career in publishing.
Thomas August Di Mascio
The supply chain is the beating heart of the business of publishing. Continuously managing and optimizing it is what publishers do every day. With twenty-five years of experience in publishing operations, Professor Di Mascio describes the business of publishing from a unique perspective. Today, he is the Director of Supply Chain Management & Logistics at DC Entertainment and throughout his career has worked for many other distinguished publishers such as Penguin USA, John Wiley & Sons, and Berlitz Publishing. The course he teaches, PUB 22H “Introduction to Supply Chain Management in Publishing,” examines several distinct publishing supply chains: i.e. traditional book market, specialty book market, newsstand, subscription, and electronic. Professor Di Mascio received his undergraduate degree in Economics and MBA from Rutgers University and his MS in Publishing from Pace University.
The Pace Publishing Blog featured Di Mascio in the “Faculty in the Spotlight” series in April 2013.
David Delano’s entire career has been about books. He has worked in book publishing since 1970, after attending Northwestern University and Loyola University, Chicago where he received a BA in English. His experience ranges from design to editorial management, from title acquisition to manufacturing, from production assistant to VP, and all the stops in-between. Professor Delano’s publishing background was polished at places like Random House and Harper & Row and printing experience was earned with industry leaders like R.R. Donnelley, G.W. Banta, and W. A. Krueger. Currently, he is the US representative for a global printing company, Toppan Printing, Hong Kong. Professor Delano has taught at Pace since the early 2000’s. He also lectures at the Columbia Publishing Seminar and the NYU Summer Publishing Program. Professor Delano has also judged the New York Book Show three times.
The Pace Publishing Blog featured Delano in the “Faculty in the Spotlight” series in April 2012.
Professor Elena Donovan Mauer is the Content Lab Editor of The Stir at CafeMom, where she creates, curates and packages compelling lifestyle and parenting content. She works with writers and fellow editors to deliver best-in-class online articles, quizzes and slideshows to millions of readers every day, and aligns with the social media and advertising teams to promote and sponsor that content.
Previously, she was Deputy Editor of The Bump, where she worked with top writers, OB-GYNs, pediatricians and other industry leaders to deliver high-quality fertility, pregnancy and parenting information to millions of expectant and new parents. Professor Mauer was also responsible for all editorial for The Bump Magazines, a large network of local pregnancy and parenting print publications. Online, she launched several highly popular pregnancy and parenting tools and apps, and she top-edited all new content. Before that, Professor Mauer was Senior Editor of iVillage, where she edited news and health content for its Pregnancy and Parenting vertical
Professor Mauer also been an editor at Condé Nast, Bridal Guide and Hearst Magazines. She’s freelanced for a wide variety of magazines and websites and has had bylines in SELF, Parents Magazine, GoodHousekeeping.com, and many others. She’s coauthored three books on weddings and relationships.
Professor Mauer is an alumna of the Pace MS in Publishing Program and holds a BA in English from The Pennsylvania State University. She has been teaching Magazine Writing and Editing, Editorial Principles and Practices, and Specialized Publications since 2008.