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Get to Know: Oceanview Publishing ›

New to the IPG family this Fall, Oceanview Publishing is one of the preeminent and fastest-growing publishers of original mystery, thriller and suspense titles in the United States. Sharing about their history and work is Lee Randall, Publishing Manager at Oceanview!

How did Oceanview Publishing start out?
Bob and Pat Gussin had recently completed careers in medicine … Read More »

IPG Publisher Spotlight: Legend Press ›

IPG’s Publisher Spotlight returns with another publisher that we are so excited to feature! Tom Chalmers, founder and Managing Director of Legend Press, discusses their history, the benefits of being a small press, adapting to changes in the industry and more.
How did Legend Press get its start?
TC: Back in 2005, I was 25 and working in … Read More »

IPG Publisher Spotlight: Omnibus Press ›

It was a good day for the music-lovers in the IPG office when the email went around announcing we would soon begin distributing Omnibus Press, the world’s largest specialist publisher of music-related books. At last season’s sales conference, we were enthralled as they presented titles about the Beatles’ final show on the roof above London’s … Read More »

Publisher Spotlight – Monash University Publishing ›

Monash University Publishing, the publishing arm of the largest university in Australia, is one of the wonderful publishers we had the pleasure of meeting when the academic book distributor International Specialized Book Services (ISBS) joined the IPG family. Here, Director Nathan Hollier tells us about the evolution of their press, how they blend the scholarly … 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 »

Publisher Spotlight: Ripple Grove Press ›

Each season, when the in-house and field sales reps sit down for our bi-annual sales conference (a bookish marathon if there ever was one), a highlight is always getting to see what gorgeous illustrations and beautiful stories Ripple Grove Press has in store for us. That’s why, after last week’s sales conference, we decided to … Read More »

Publisher Spotlight: Atelier26 ›

The way that Atelier26 describes their approach to publishing is poetry in itself. They describe their mission as, “We believe that reading is far more than just another form of consumerism, that books are not static objects but living, thriving conveyances of human expression, thought, and emotion. We believe in literature as contemplation, conversation, and … Read More »

Publisher Spotlight: Santa Fe Writers Project ›

In the fall of 2018, Santa Fe Writers Project will celebrate its 20th anniversary. For the past two decades, founder and director Andrew Gifford has curated a list of titles as compelling as they are diverse. Here, he shares his touching story of how SFWP got its start, how he champions his excellent authors, and … Read More »

Wings Press: With ‘Latin@ Rising’ Release, San Antonio Publisher Continues to Soar ›

An independent publisher with an appellation as uplifting as Wings Press just sings ascent. But looking over the catalog of the San Antonio-based house—a list that includes such literary luminaries as Lorna Dee Cervantes, Rosemary Catacolos, and Naomi Shihab Nye—one comes away with the impression that Wings Press was ever invested in spreading its multicultural message on … Read More »

Publisher Spotlight: Inhabit Media ›

Inhabit Media is an Inuit-owned publishing company, with their head office located in Iqaluit, Nunavut. They are the only independent publishing company located in the Canadian Arctic. Their mission is to preserve and promote the stories, knowledge, and talent of Inuit and northern Canada. Here, Inhabit Media co-founder and English Publisher Neil Christopher shares how Inhabit Media emerged out of … Read More »