Author Archives: Peter Costanzo

Peter Costanzo

About Peter Costanzo

Peter Costanzo is an award-winning ebook producer and online marketing/business development strategist. He serves as a Digital Book Awards judge and also teaches the "Digital Trends in the Book Industry" and the "New Media: Technology and Devices" courses at NYU. Follow him on Twitter @PeterCostanzo.

The Real Reason Enhanced Ebooks Haven’t Taken Off (Or, Evan Schnittman Was Right… For the Most Part)

According to a recent article on the Futurebook blog, so far no publisher has proven that Evan Schnittman, industry thought-leader and current executive vice president and chief marketing and sales officer of Hachette Book Group, was wrong when he declared enhanced ebooks and apps essentially dead and a non-starter for publishers during a presentation...