Publishing Industry Webinar: Strengthen the Publisher-to-Author Relationship with a Royalty Statement Portal
Hosted by The Book Industry Study Group (BISG)
Title: Strengthen the Publisher-to-Author Relationship with a Royalty Statement Portal
Date/Time: Thursday, October 14, 2021, 1:00 PM EDT/ 6:00 PM BST/ 7:00 PM CEST (now available on demand)
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In this webinar you will learn how to improve the overall author experience by arming authors and agents with the tools to do business with ease.
Strengthening author relations is an important topic for publishers in today’s highly competitive landscape. How do you instantly modernize the author experience without a large IT investment?
FADEL publishing and technology experts will demonstrate the latest innovation in royalty statement delivery online. With the new technology, publishers can:
- Provide authors with a secure, easy to use portal to view, search across and download royalty statements and other important documents
- Streamline business processes and reduce paper waste and printing costs by transitioning from paper statements to electronic delivery
- Improve author communications with a powerful marketing communications engine and personalized notifications for customer service and support
Paul Gore, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Professional Services at FADEL, is responsible for driving product direction and ensuring successful rights and royalty implementations for FADEL’s top tier clients, many of them leaders in their respective industries. Prior to joining the company, Paul was CIO at FADEL client Chronicle Books, and brings decades of publishing industry experience from Hachette Book Group and Time Warner Book Group. Additionally, with over 20 years as a technology executive including CTO at Hachette Book Group, Paul has significant expertise leading business transformation initiatives, implementing ERP systems and automating end-to-end rights and royalty management processes.
Gregg Guest, VP of Product Management Cloud, FADEL
Gregg Guest is responsible for driving FADEL’s Rights Cloud product strategies and growing the company’s presence in the digital rights management arena. Gregg is an experienced thought leader on the complex topics of media production and content licensing, having previously worked with Marvel Entertainment, one of the leaders in character licensing and merchandising as well as HSI Productions, an award-winning commercial production company. Gregg also brings over twenty years of experience in marketing and technology to the role, including jobs as Communications Manager at renowned media/IP law firm Debevoise & Plimpton, and as Director of Software at Braveline Technology. Gregg received a Fine Arts degree from New York University in Film & Television, and has won numerous awards for film making and screenwriting.