By: Nicholas Eskey Attending conventions can be the highlight of anyone’s year. They allow fans to share their fandom with other likeminded individuals, purchase rare and exotic collectibles, explore new destinations, get the latest news from industry people, meet their favorite actors or artists, and maybe show off their elaborate cosplay creations. However, attending conventions […]
Lion Forge has announced a whole new team with some very familiar faces. We told you that they recently hired Beth Scorzato as Managing Editor, bit they’ve added a bevy of industry veterans to a variety of positions, with Geoff Gerber, formerly,Lion Forge’s lawyer, taking over as preident, while founder David Steward remains as publisher. They’ve also added Rich Johnson, Syndee Barwick, Joseph Illidge, all formerly of DC, Devin Funches, formerly of Boom!, and Mark Smylie, founder of Archaia, in various positions so…a strong new team.
The CBLDF has just completed its relocation to Portland, OR, and they are hiring fopr two key positions. . Do YOU have what it takes to stand up for free speech? DEVELOPMENT MANAGER (Part-Time, 25 – 30 hours a week) The Development Manager works with CBLDF staff in the development and implementation of CBLDF’s fundraising program. […]
By Nicholas Eskey As the world’s largest comic convention, one that celebrates all forms of popular culture in film, television, video games and of course print, San Diego Comic-Con is also well known also for its grand physical scale. You’d be hard pressed to find a corner of downtown that isn’t affected by it. This […]
IDW is hiring a full editor to work in their groovy San Diego office. Previous experience required and no telecommuting. Here’s the job listing: Editor, IDW Publishing IDW Publishing is seeking an experienced Editor to support the Chief Creative Officer. This is a full-time position located in our San Diego, CA offices. Essential job responsibilities […]
Lots of bold faced names have been moving around over the last few weeks — congrats to all. • Mark Bernardi (above) will replace Michael Martens as Dark Horses’s v-p of book trade and digital sales Bernardi will be on hand at the American Library Association annual meeting that opens June 23 in Orlando this week. […]
Via email, if you have what it takes to sell comics to comics shops and bookstores, Oni is looking for a dynamic individual to fill that role. ONI PRESS, INC. — SALES MANAGER JOB DESCRIPTION The Sales Manager position at Oni Press is a dynamic and multi-faceted role with key responsibilities that span sales to the […]
Michael Martens, Dark Horse vp book trade sales is leaving effective September 1. His successor will be named during the ALA conference in June. “Twenty-two years after arriving at Dark Horse, I find myself thinking about all the things I still want to do in my life. Creative things, fun things, volunteer things. Things that […]