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How a Missed Date Turned into The Nation’s First On-Demand Warm Cookie Delivery Brand: Tiff’s Treats Founders Sign Book Deal with Harper Horizon to Tell All

February 4, 2021

In upcoming book, Tiff’s Treats’ Tiffany and Leon Chen share secret ingredients to their success and challenges overcome in building a brand on the brink of national expansion AUSTIN, TEXAS, February 2, 2021 — Tiff’s Treats, the beloved Austin, Texas-based brand that created the warm cookie delivery concept, today announced its founders Tiffany and Leon […]

LaTasha Estelle and Shawn LeBar to lead Indie Retail Sales Channels for HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus

January 8, 2021

(Nashville, TN) January 8, 2021—Announced today, LaTasha Estelle and Shawn LeBar will lead a newly divided sales focus for the independent retail channels at HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus. To better accommodate the unique needs of indie bookstores across the nation, HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus will now have separate teams to manage […]

Kate Johnson Appointed to SVP Direct for HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus

December 15, 2020

Will Lead Expansion of the Direct-To-Consumer Business  (Nashville, TN)— Today it was announced that Kate Johnson will be appointed to senior vice president of Direct for HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus. Johnson will be responsible for leading the vision and expansion of a comprehensive and cohesive strategy for the direct-to-consumer businesses which operate multiple […]

Brad Hill promoted to director of audio sales for HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus

October 27, 2020

Nashville, Tenn. (October 27, 2020)—HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) and HarperCollins Focus (HCF) today announced Brad Hill’s promotion to director of audio sales.  Hill began his career at Zondervan, a publishing group within HCCP, in 2006 on the audio production team where he helped bring front list titles to the audio format.  Before returning to HCCP […]

Jovan Jackson named assistant general counsel for HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus

October 26, 2020

Mike Bzozowski promoted to business affairs counsel Nashville, Tenn. (October 26, 2020)—HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) and HarperCollins Focus (HCF) today announced Jovan Jackson as the organization’s assistant general counsel and joining the company’s Executive Leadership Team. Jackson, who has been with the company for five years as a manager of contract administration, holds a Bachelor […]

HARPERCOLLINS LEADERSHIP LAUNCHES NEW PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ECOURSE SERIES HOSTED BY DENNIS MILLER

October 15, 2020

NASHVILLE, TENN., Oct. 12, 2020 – HarperCollins Leadership is proving that it’s possible to have fun while learning with the release of a new e-learning professional development series “Get Smarter with Dennis Miller.” Developed for professionals in corporate teams or small businesses, the series boasts a unique combination of proven training content and celebrity humor. […]

HARPERCOLLINS LEADERSHIP COLLABORATES WITH THE MICROSOFT ALUMNI NETWORK TO PUBLISH SERIES OF LEADERSHIP BOOKS

October 6, 2020

NASHVILLE, TENN., Oct. 6, 2020 – The Microsoft Alumni Network and HarperCollins Leadership announced today a new publishing collaboration that allows HarperCollins Leadership to represent the broad range of talent that makes up the Microsoft alumni community. The first projects in the new co-publishing relationship are business and leadership books penned by top former employees […]

HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus announce Sales Leadership Change

September 30, 2020

Senior Vice President of Sales Tom Knight announces his retirement; Dan Van Gorp promoted to lead role (NASHVILLE, Tenn.) (September 30, 2020)—HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) and HarperCollins Focus (HCF) today announced a change in its sales organization, with the planned retirement of senior vice president (SVP) of Sales, Tom Knight at the end of the […]

Without Arms or Legs, Coach Rob Mendez Redefines What Is Possible

August 14, 2020

Harper Horizon has secured the rights to publish and distribute Who Says I Can’t? by high school football coach Rob Mendez, winner of the 2019 Jimmy V ESPY Award for Perseverance.

Harper Horizon Inks Publishing Deal with Acclaimed Actors Teresa Palmer and Sarah Wright Olsen, Co-Founders of Top Parenting Site, YOUR ZEN MAMA

June 17, 2020

Harper Horizon has secured the US rights to publish and distribute Zen Mamas: Finding Your Path Through Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond as a must-have parenting resource from Teresa Palmer and Sarah Wright Olsen. The book will arrive in US stores on April 6, 2021—just in time for 2021 Mother’s Day celebrations. As the co-founders of […]