Q&A with Lisa Lucas, Executive Director of the National Book Foundation
The mission of the National Book Foundation is to celebrate the best literature in America, expand its audience, and ensure that books have a prominent place in American culture. I had a chance to sit down with Lisa Lucas, their dynamic Executive Director, who has led the organization in a direction of growth. Below are the highlights of that interview, and we've also included a video (hosted on National Book Foundation's website) which provides a phenomenal view into the gre
BISG Sessions At Digital Book World 2018
You can't have a gathering of the wide world of publishing without BISG, and we're very honored they're joining us for two great sessions that are available to DBW 2018 attendees. BISG's webinar, "Library Confidential," will be broadcast as usual over the internet, but is open to attendees to sit in on as well during the show. BISG will also host a panel, in an extended 90-minute time window, on what is and isn't working in selling digital books. In addition to these sessions
The Digital Book World 2018 Press Office: Open To Sponsors, Exhibitors, Partners, and Speakers!
Thanks to our partner Cision/PR Newswire and Virtual Press Office, we are pleased to offer all of our sponsors, exhibitors, partners, and even speakers, a presence in the Digital Book World 2018 Press Office. This costs ZERO ADDITIONAL DOLLARS beyond the cost of being a DBW 2018 sponsor or exhibitor, or in the case of our strategic partners and speakers, zero dollars period. The DBW 2018 Press Office includes two major, complimentary components: - One (1) PR Newswire Stat
The DBW Challenge! A Game For Attendees And Exhibitors Alike
Almost from the very beginning of acquiring Digital Book World, we have referred to an "exhibitor game" which would serve to incentivize attendees to visit more exhibitors during Digital Book World 2018 than they might have otherwise. We're pleased to be able to reveal many more details about this game, which is officially called The DBW Challenge. Attendees will be able to accumulate points over the course of the conference, which will be redeemable for prizes at the DBW 201