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LeeEric Fesko named associate publisher of HarperCollins Christian Publishing’s specialty division

21 Jul 2017 | Company News

(Nashville, Tenn.) – HarperCollins Christian Publishing announced today that LeeEric Fesko has been named associate publisher for the specialty division. In this role, Fesko will join a large and growing area that includes Thomas Nelson gift books, Zondervan gift books, Tommy Nelson children’s books, children’s Bibles, and new media. Within those categories, Fesko will oversee […]

HarperCollins Christian Publishing hires Joey Paul as senior editor

20 Jul 2017 | Company News

(Nashville, TN) July 20, 2017—Today, HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) announced Joey Paul as senior editor, specifically focused on nonfiction imprints for Thomas Nelson and Zondervan. Paul’s publishing legacy is rooted in Thomas Nelson’s history.  In 1970 he began his career at Word Publishing, which was acquired by the company in 1992.  In 2001, he became […]

Thomas Nelson, Zondervan authors win 2017 INSPY Awards

10 Jul 2017 | Company News

(Nashville, TN) July 10, 2017— HarperCollins Christian Publishing is pleased to announce authors Denise Hunter, Sara Ella and Terri Blackstock were among this year’s INSPY Awards winners. The INSPY Awards were created by bloggers to highlight the very best in fictional literature that grapples with expressions of the Christian faith. Hunter won in the Contemporary […]

HarperCollins Christian Publishing wins 12 awards at CBA’s UNITE 2017

06 Jul 2017 | Company News

Company awarded with CBA’s Industry Champion Award (Cincinnati, OH) July 6, 2017—HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) was honored with numerous awards for its impact on the industry last week at CBA’s Unite 2017, including CBA’s Industry Champion Award, which “recognizes a business whose outstanding contribution has benefitted the entire industry while demonstrating Christian mission and values,” […]

W Publishing promotes Kristi Smith to director of marketing

05 Jul 2017 | Company News

(Nashville, TN) July 5, 2017—The W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, announced today the promotion of Kristi Smith to director of marketing. Since joining Thomas Nelson 18 years ago, Smith has managed numerous campaigns for major titles, including bestsellers The Magnolia Story by Chip and Joanna Gaines, Is This The End? by Dr. […]

Walter Isaacson Writes Foreword for Memoir by Eric Motley

13 Jun 2017 | Company News

Madison Park Shares Motley’s Journey from Rural Alabama to the White House and Beyond Grand Rapids, Mich., June 13, 2017 — Walter Isaacson wrote the foreword for Madison Park: A Place of Hope by Eric Motley (Zondervan, November 14, 2017, 9780310349631). Isaacson is the president and CEO of the Aspen Institute and recruited Motley to […]

New York Times Bestselling Author Lisa Bevere Writes First Children’s Picture Book, Lizzy the Lioness

12 Jun 2017 | Company News

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 12, 2017) –Lisa Bevere, internationally known speaker and New York Times bestselling author, has written her first children’s picture book, Lizzy the Lioness (Oct. 3, 2017). The book offers a unique angle on bravery for children. Through the adventures of Lizzy, the littlest lion, kids can see that instead of putting themselves […]