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Former Thomas Nelson CEO, Sam Moore, Passes

June 4, 2018

(Nashville, Tenn.) June 4, 2018- Today, the hearts of HarperCollins Christian Publishing employees are mourning the loss of a dear friend and former leader.   On the afternoon of June 1, 2018, Sam Moore, former CEO of Thomas Nelson Publishers and founder of Royal Publishing, passed away. Born in Beirut, Lebanon, Sam Ziady Moore was a […]

Zondervan promotes Stephanie Smith to associate publisher, hires Andy Rogers as acquisitions editor

May 31, 2018

(Nashville, TN) May 31, 2018—Today, Zondervan named Stephanie Smith as associate publisher and hired Andy Rogers as acquisitions editor for their nonfiction publishing division. Smith joined Zondervan in 2014 as an acquisitions editor. Her first acquisition—Coming Clean by Seth Haines—went on to be a Christianity Today book of merit winner. Other notable acquisitions include Wild […]

Heather Huston hired as senior director of Marketing for Specialty Publishing division

May 30, 2018

(Nashville, TN) May 30, 2018—Today, HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) announced Heather Huston as the new senior director of marketing for their Specialty Division, with a focus on Thomas Nelson Gift, Zondervan Gift, and Tommy Nelson. Huston comes to HCCP with more than 16 years of experience across marketing, communications, and programming, most recently serving as […]

The Jesus Calling Podcast surpasses one million downloads

May 29, 2018

Guests’ personal stories and diverse backgrounds continue to drive the podcast’s success NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 29, 2018) – Today, Thomas Nelson announced that the Jesus Calling Podcast has surpassed one million downloads since it launched in February 2016. The podcast was created as a result of the success of the bestselling daily devotional, Jesus Calling, […]

Thomas Nelson to release new verse mapping Bible study

May 8, 2018

Award-winning author Kristy Cambron creates new series to unpack scripture in a simple, accessible format (Nashville, Tenn.) May 8, 2018—Realizing the interconnectedness of scripture throughout the Bible requires a level of research and resource that many Bible readers feel they are lacking.  The assumption is this level of in-depth biblical knowledge falls to the academy, […]