AfterShock is on the move, with more titles and now a new publishing assistant and a (well deserved!) promotion for Lisa Y. Wu; Ashley Wyatt has been hired as publishing assistant. Bios below:
Lisa Y. Wu, our Retailer/Fan Relations Manager, is experienced in community outreach for diverse online organizations, in particular comics and pop culture. She specializes in leveraging innovative and dynamic marketing strategies to maximize brand awareness. She excels in outreach, interaction, and continuous improvement of services. She has successfully expanded event and social media awareness for several clients across the Hampton Roads Virginia area, and is proud to be putting her skills to work on behalf of AfterShock Comics. Additionally, she continues to act and model on the East Coast and write for the online pop culture blog, “God Hates Geeks.”
Ashley Wyatt, our Publishing Assistant, began her career in the comic book industry almost ten years ago as an assistant manager at a comic book store in Warner Robins, Georgia. She has worked and attended comic and anime conventions too numerous to count. After earning her BA in accounting from Kennesaw State University, she joined AfterShock full-time. Her artistic love for the industry is unwavering.
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.