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BookExpo & BookCon 2018 Recap: Why We Loved “Every Crazy, Jam-Packed Minute” ›

by Lauren Klouda, Director of Marketing
The annual trek to New York City marked another extremely busy and productive four days for the publishing industry. I had back-to-back meetings with many of our ebook vendor partners, including quality time with our friends at Apple, Kobo, Scribd, and OverDrive to talk 2018 merchandising, as well as with … Read More »

Publisher Summit 2018 Recap: Our Best Yet! ›

As we wind down from one of the busiest times of the year here at IPG, we thought we’d reflect on what many of us believed to be our most successful event yet! This year marked our 5th annual Publisher Summit, a proprietary event for IPG client publishers that is hosted every spring in conjunction … Read More »

The Secret Mountain: A Recap of PLA 2018 ›

For this trade show recap we decided to flip the script and have one of our publishers give their point of view! Here, The Secret Mountain‘s Roland and Thom Stringer were kind enough to share their takeaways from the PLA 2018 Conference.
IPG:  What was your primary objective for attending PLA, and what were you most excited for?
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ISA Annual Convention: A Recap ›

Spring is an incredibly busy time at IPG for trade shows and conferences. We have London Book Fair, Bologna Children’s Book Fair, PLA Conference, TLA Annual Conference, and ISA Annual Convention, all within the same month! This year, Kathryn Cassibry, Online Content Coordinator, was tasked with attending the International Studies Association’s annual convention in San … Read More »

Public Lands Alliance Convention & Trade Show: A Recap ›

On February 27th and 28th, IPG exhibited at the 2018 Public Lands Alliance (PLA) Show in Palm Springs, CA at the Renaissance Hotel and Covention Center. PLA takes place each year during the association’s annual convention, and in between workshops and speakers, members of national parks and public lands take time to peruse the trade … Read More »

NYNOW Winter Market: A Recap ›

Last month IPG Joined over 2,300 companies exhibiting at the NYNOW Winter Market, which takes at the Javits Center in New York City. Josh Rowe, Special Sales Manager, and Michael Riley, VP of Sales, were in attendance staffing the booth along with a group of dedicated gift reps from the Mid-Atlantic and New England territories. … Read More »

PubTech Connect: A Recap ›

After barely making their flights before Winter Storm Quinn hammered the East Coast,  IPG Marketing Manager Lauren Klouda and Chief Financial Officer Frank Autunnale are back from PubTech Connect, an annual conference on technology in the publishing industry, hosted this year in New York City.
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ALA Midwinter Conference: A Recap ›

The American Library Association’s Midwinter Conference in Denver, Colorado is a show that our entire sales and marketing staff look forward to every year. This year, our Library & Education Sales Manager Cynthia Murphy joined IPG Marketing’s Jeff Palicki and Lauren Klouda for a long weekend in Denver, Colorado.
Here, Cynthia discusses the benefits of building … Read More »

ABA Winter Institute: Trade Show Recap ›

IPG Marketing Manager Lauren Klouda, fresh off the plane from Memphis, had a wonderful time at this year’s ABA Winter Institute. Here, she talks about seeing keynote speakers like Junot Diaz and Daniel Pink, ABA’s newly created Diversity Task Force and, most importantly, some very fancy ducks.
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IPG Staff’s Top Picks – Spring 2018 ›

We’re still busy ringing in the new year with new books! It may not feel like spring (especially here in Chicago), but our Spring 2018 catalog season is in full swing. Here, our staff shares some of their most anticipated titles.
We hope you enjoy them as much as we do! Click here to view our … Read More »