HarperCollins CEO Brian Murray on Acquisitions, Industry Change & Importance of Choice
Self-publishing also presents an opportunity to expand choices within the industry, said Murray. While HarperCollins isn't in the self-publishing business, Murray said the company will apply its core competencies -- editorial, finance, marketing -- to the self-publishing phenomenon, with such things as HarperCollins Publishers Services and by building relationships with authors earlier in their careers.
Denis Wilson was previously content director for Target Marketing, Publishing Executive, and Book Business, as well as the FUSE Media and BRAND United summits. In this role, he analyzed and reported on the fundamental changes affecting the media and marketing industries and aimed to serve content-driven businesses with practical and strategic insight. As a writer, Denis’ work has been published by Fast Company, Rolling Stone, Fortune, and The New York Times.