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HarperCollins Christian Publishing hires Cristopher Garrido as new Spanish Publisher

July 26, 2018

(Nashville, TN) July 26, 2018—Today, HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) announced Cristopher Garrido has joined the company as v-p and publisher for its Spanish publishing program.  HCCP’s Spanish publishing program includes product under the Grupo Nelson, Editorial Vida and CLIE imprints. Cris Garrido comes to HCCP after developing and directing a successful Spanish publishing program at […]

W Publishing acquires Captain Tammie Jo Shults Memoir

July 18, 2018

From US Navy Pilot to American hero (Nashville, Tenn.) July 18, 2018 –W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, has acquired rights to a memoir by Captain Tammie Jo Shults, the airline pilot of Southwest Flight 1380 who made an emergency landing of her Boeing 737 after an engine exploded in midair, shattering a […]

Jamie Lockard hired as vice president of marketing for Nelson Books

June 19, 2018

(Nashville, TN) June 19, 2018—Thomas Nelson announced Jamie Lockard as its new vice president marketing for Nelson Books today. Lockard will report to Brian Hampton, senior vice president and publisher for Nelson Books, and will work closely alongside Hampton to develop and lead key marketing and brand strategy. Lockard comes to Nelson Books after running […]

Former Thomas Nelson CEO, Sam Moore, Passes

June 4, 2018

(Nashville, Tenn.) June 4, 2018- Today, the hearts of HarperCollins Christian Publishing employees are mourning the loss of a dear friend and former leader.   On the afternoon of June 1, 2018, Sam Moore, former CEO of Thomas Nelson Publishers and founder of Royal Publishing, passed away. Born in Beirut, Lebanon, Sam Ziady Moore was a […]

Heather Huston hired as senior director of Marketing for Specialty Publishing division

May 30, 2018

(Nashville, TN) May 30, 2018—Today, HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) announced Heather Huston as the new senior director of marketing for their Specialty Division, with a focus on Thomas Nelson Gift, Zondervan Gift, and Tommy Nelson. Huston comes to HCCP with more than 16 years of experience across marketing, communications, and programming, most recently serving as […]