Joe Field, owner of Flying Colors Comics of Concord, CA is retiring from the Board of Directors of ComicsPRO, the retailer organization he helped to found. You can read his whole statement below, but Field has been at the forefront of making comics better for over two decades, both with ComicsPRO and as the originator of Free Comic […]
Humanoids, the LA-based arm of the French publisher, is hiring, and here’s the job listing – if you like Jorodowsk, MOebius and Manara and other European comics greats…this is for you!
IDW Publishing just announced some restructuring in editorial as they embark on Revolution, a groundbreaking reworking of Hasbro properties into a shared universe. Chris Ryall moves from Editor in Chief to Chief Creative Officer, with an emphasis on developing new creative opportunities for all divisions of IDW, including pursuing new creative talent, stories, and licenses, […]
Dark Horse PR manager Aub Driver is having his last day today, we understand. He’ll be joining Digital Trends as PR Director. No replacement announced yet. While searching for a picture of Aub, we found the announcement of his hire back in 2011. Since then he’s dispensed interviews, review copies, good cheer and friendship at […]
In an email sent out to comics folks, Steve Sunu, the PR contact for comics app Stela announced he was leaving. VP of Business Development, Yaling Catorcini and Business Development Manager James Tao will be continuing to deal with media and advertising. I’m not entirely clear what’s going on at Stela — they’ve announced a […]
This is a super well deserved promotion for Gorinson, who has shown a lot of poise and insight in helping get Valiant books to the next level. He’s very dialed in to the industry on all levels. Disclosure: Valiant is a Beat advertiser. Valiant Entertainment today named Hunter Gorinson to the position of Vice President […]
David Dissanayake has joined Oni as Sales Manager. He fills the position held by Shy Allott, who left as Director of Sales several months ago. Dissanayake joins Oni following two years at Magnetic Press as Director of Sales & Marketing, and he was formerly manager of Mission: Comics & Art, in San Francisco. Statements from the PR […]