32nd Annual Charleston Conference Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition
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Mike Shatzkin

The Idea Logical Company
Founder & CEO

Mike Shatzkin is a veteran of five decades in the trade book business, having worked at every point in the value chain that stretches from writer to reader: author, agent, packager, editor, production director, sales director, and marketer. He has worked with the biggest companies in the industry and fledgling startups and his clients have included publishers' most important trading partners among retailers and wholesalers as well. For the past 20 years Shatzkin has led industry thinking about the impact of digital change and has organized numerous conferences and spoken at many others on that subject.

Shatzkin founded and heads the consulting firm The Idea Logical Company and is partners (with Michael Cader, of Publishers Lunch and Publishers Marketplace) in delivering the Publishers Launch Conferences series. Shatzkin also programs the annual Digital Book World conference.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, November 8