“Self-Publishing: Disruptor or Defender of the Book Business?” will address how digital competitors will continue to affect traditional publishing in the future.
Bloomington, IN (PRWEB) May 10, 2013
Author Solutions, Inc. (ASI), the world leader in indie book publishing, announced Wednesday that Keith Ogorek, senior vice president of corporate marketing, will join other publishing thought leaders on a panel about the affects of digital self-publishing on traditional publishers at Book Expo America 2013 in New York City. Titled “Self-Publishing: Disruptor or Defender of The Book Business?,” the panel will take place on May 31 at 2 p.m. ET in room 1E16 — East Hallway in the Javits Center.
Ogorek, who recently authored a white paper about the expansive choices in self-publishing titled “Four Paths to Publishing,” will be joined on the panel by James McQuivey, author of Digital Disruption; Christopher Kenneally, director of business development with the Copyright Clearance Center; and Angela James, executive editor at Carina Press. The group will discuss “the disruptive effects that the growth of self-publishing will have on traditional industry players and will seek to learn what drives established trade/literary authors to turn to various start-up players in e-book publishing.”
For more information about self-publishing with any of ASI’s core imprints or partner imprints, please visit http://www.authorsolutions.com. For the latest, follow @authorsolutions on Twitter.
About Author Solutions, Inc.:
Author Solutions, Inc. (ASI) is a member of the Penguin Group and is the world leader in indie book publishing. ASI’s leading self-publishing imprints—AuthorHouse, AuthorHouse UK, iUniverse, Palibrio, Trafford Publishing and Xlibris—have helped more than 170,000 authors self-publish, promote and bring to market more than 200,000 new titles. Through strategic alliances with leading trade publishers, ASI is making it possible to develop new literary talent efficiently and provide authors with a platform for bringing their books to market. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, ASI’s global reach includes imprints developed specifically for authors in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit authorsolutions.com and follow @authorsolutions on Twitter for the latest news.
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