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Zondervan celebrates the life of Celebrate Recovery co-founder, John Baker

March 3, 2021

Grand Rapids, Mich. (March 3, 2021)– Zondervan author and co-founder of Celebrate Recovery, John Baker, died on February 23, 2021 at age 72. Baker co-founded Celebrate Recovery with Rick Warren out of Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, CA, after participating in Alcoholics Anonymous and desiring a Christ-centered 12-step program to help people overcome their hurts, […]

Dale Williams named associate editor for Thomas Nelson Study Resources

February 11, 2021

(Grand Rapids, Mich.) February 11, 2021—HarperCollins Christian Publishing today announced Dale Williams as an associate editor for Thomas Nelson Study Resources.  Williams has been with the organization for two years as a visual content editor focused on the Zondervan Academic, Zondervan Reflective, and Zondervan and Thomas Nelson Bible product lines. He worked on several notable […]

Emily Tobin named marketing director for Zondervan Bibles

February 10, 2021

Grand Rapids, Mich. (February 10, 2021)– Zondervan today announced Emily Tobin’s promotion to marketing director for its Bibles team, which publishes multiple Bible translations: the New International Version (NIV), New International Reader’s Version (NIrV), New Revised Standard Version (NRSV), New American Standard Bible (NASB), and the Amplified Bible (AMP). Tobin joined the Zondervan Bibles team […]

Jennifer Gingerich named associate publisher for Nelson Books

February 4, 2021

(Nashville, TN) February 4, 2021—Thomas Nelson announced today that Jennifer Gingerich will become the next associate publisher for Nelson Books, a nonfiction imprint of Thomas Nelson.  Gingerich has spent more than fifteen years working within the publishing industry in writing, editorial, and content development. As associate publisher, Gingerich will lead the editorial strategy for Nelson […]

The Rock, the Road and the Rabbi by Kathie Lee Gifford with Rabbi Jason Sobel tops 500,000 copies sold

January 22, 2021

(Nashville, Tenn.)—W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, today announced The Rock, the Road and the Rabbi: My Journey into the Heart of Scriptural Faith and the Land Where It All Began by Kathie Lee Gifford with Rabbi Jason Sobel, has sold more than 500,000 copies in print, audio and digital formats. “The journey of […]