ePubDirect expand to the United States
Global eBook Distributors, ePubDirect has announced their expansion to the United States and the continued growth of their team.
ePubDirect have announced the opening of their first office in the United States. Having successfully won long-term distribution contracts with an increasing number of US based clients, the time was right for the company to put a new team in place on the ground. CEO, Gareth Cuddy will split his time between New York City and Cork, continuing to meet with new clients and establishing the new office. Commenting on the announcement, Gareth said:
“I am delighted to announce this exiting news, which represents a key milestone on our growth plan. We have a fantastic second home on Madison Avenue and are very fortunate to be surrounded by some truly amazing publishing and technology companies. Through this expansion, we have been able to extend our world class customer service to our US clients directly and provide our industry-leading eBook Distribution and Sales Analytics services to the largest eBook market in the world. These are very exciting times for ePubDirect and I look forward to making some further announcements very soon.”
As part of the expansion, ePubDirect have also grown their team with new roles in Commercial, Tech and Marketing:
Leana Rivera | Account Manager – New York City
Leana joins ePubDirect from the Children’s division at Penguin Random House with further industry experience at Macmillan Publishers. Leana is the key contact for our US publishers and will focus on supporting the growth of the ePubDirect operation in the US. Leana graduated from Boston College with a double degree in Communication and English.
Sheila Cotter | Marketing Executive – Cork
Sheila joins from a large national retailer where she held the role of Marketing Coordinator. A Marketing Masters graduate, Sheila enjoys all aspects of traditional and digital marketing. Sheila will be focused on creating great content and making sure that ePubDirect’s publishers are kept up to date with everything they need to know on how to grow their eBook sales.
Stuart Royce | Front End Engineer – Cork
Having previously working for multinational tech and services companies including Voxpro, Stuart has extensive experience in a fast-moving tech environments and will focus initially on ensuring that we continue to provide the best user experience and new product development.
ePubDirect is an award winning eBook distribution platform providing a variety of eBook related products and services to publishers. With an international reach to over 1,000 online resellers and 45,000 libraries worldwide, ePubDirect was built with publishers in mind – the entire platform has been structured to accommodate publishers of all sizes, delivering maximum results through the application of Cloud technologies to e-distribution. We believe in building a team that is focused on solving publishers’ core issues: driving profitable sales, identifying new markets and simplifying ‘big data’ so that it is actionable.
Leveraging best-in-class technology, we give our publishers a significant competitive advantage in the eBook market, which is why publishers choose ePubDirect.
We only do eBooks. And we do it really well.