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Influential Biblical Scholar and Author, John R. Kohlenberger III Passes at Age 64

01 Oct 2015 | Company News

Author of the “NIV Exhaustive Concordance” leaves behind legacy of work Zondervan author and biblical scholar, John R. Kohlenberger III, passed away on September 29, 2015. He was 64 years old. Kohlenberger’s contributions to Christian Bible publishing and Bible study reference tools revolutionized the way that biblical languages are studied. The “NIV Exhaustive Concordance,” published […]

W Publishing Group Hires Director of Publicity

24 Sep 2015 | Uncategorized

W Publishing Group, a non-fiction imprint of Thomas Nelson, is pleased to announce the hiring of Director of Publicity Judy McDonough. Effective September 15, McDonough became the newest member of the W Publishing team, filling the role previously held by Stephanie Newton, who now serves as HarperCollins Christian Publishing’s Marketing Director of Backlist. “I am […]


Thomas Nelson Names New Associate Publisher for Special Imprints

24 Aug 2015 | Company News

David Moberg, SVP and group publisher for HarperCollins Christian Publishing, recently announced the promotion of LeeEric Fesko to associate publisher for Special Imprints in the Thomas Nelson Trade Book division. These imprints include the Lucado brand, Leadership Network: NEXT, and others currently in development. Fesko has been with Thomas Nelson since 2011, when he began […]


Zondervan Names New Senior Acquisitions Editor

05 Aug 2015 | Company News

Stan Gundry, SVP and editor-in-chief for Zondervan, recently announced the promotion of Madison Trammel to senior acquisitions editor over Digital, Reference, and Reflective titles. Trammel will work within Zondervan’s Church, Academic, Reference, and Reflective (CARR) publishing group, which is led by Gundry. Trammel has been a part of Zondervan’s editorial team since January 2011, when […]


International Network of Children’s Ministry (INCM) Adopts the International Children’s Bible® as Its Official Bible Translation

05 Aug 2015 | Company News

Partnership will include product reviews, social media, video and events Today, the International Network of Children’s Ministry (INCM) announced that it has adopted the International Children’s Bible® (ICB™) as its official translation, the result of a partnership with Thomas Nelson Publishers. This partnership coincides with Thomas Nelson’s upcoming new product releases that feature the ICB […]


Thomas Nelson Names New Vice President of Marketing

24 Jul 2015 | Company News

Michael Aulisio promoted to vice president of marketing for gift books Aulisio has led marketing campaigns for popular gift books, including the #1 bestseller Jesus Calling by Sarah Young, Every Day in His Presence by Charles Stanley, Hope for Each Day by Billy Graham, Savor by Shauna Niequist, and 5 Minutes with Jesus by Sheila […]


AnnJanette Toth Promoted to Senior Marketing Director of Children’s Books and Tommy Nelson® Kids

23 Jul 2015 | Company News

Thomas Nelson announced today that AnnJanette Toth has been promoted to senior marketing director for children’s books and Tommy Nelson® Kids. Toth has been leading Tommy Nelson’s marketing efforts for the past eight years, directing marketing efforts for popular children’s authors including, Max Lucado, Sarah Young, Korie Robertson & Chrys Howard, Todd & Colton Burpo, […]


Zondervan Hires New Senior Editor

16 Jul 2015 | Company News

Zondervan is pleased to announce that Christopher Beetham has joined Zondervan as Senior Editor of Biblical Languages, Textbooks, and Reference Tools. In this new role, Beetham will be handling the editorial responsibilities that were once assigned to long-time editor Verlyn Verbrugge, who passed away in June of this year. “Even though we continue to mourn […]


50th Anniversary Celebration of the NIV Commissioning Continues with “Made to Share” Quarterly Theme

07 Jul 2015 | Company News

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the commissioning of the world’s most read modern-English Bible, the New International Version (NIV), Biblica and Zondervan have partnered on a year-long commemorative campaign featuring quarterly themes to recognize the powerful impact that the NIV has made on the Christian church. Today commences the third theme of the […]