Frank Lyman

Frank Lyman
CMO, LibreDigital


Frank Lyman has a strong track record leading change within the higher education publishing industry. He is currently Executive Vice President of CourseSmart LLC, helping the company to jump-start the market for eTextbooks by establishing a standard format and user experience and building a comprehensive library of content. Frank has previously held marketing, technology development, and general management positions at John Wiley & Sons Inc. and John Wiley & Sons Canada, Ltd. As Wiley’s Vice President for Technology Development, Frank was instrumental in the development and success of Wiley’s eGrade and eGradePlus products, precursors to Wiley’s well-respected WileyPLUS platform now used by millions of students worldwide. Frank also has experience outside of the higher education industry as the VP of Marketing of, an email marketing startup company that went public in 2000 and as an Assistant Brand Manager at Procter & Gamble. Frank began his publishing career with sales, marketing and editorial roles at Prentice Hall and John Wiley & Sons. He holds an MBA from the Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia and a BA from Dickinson College.


Location: Broadway South (6th Floor) Level:
John Warren (RAND Corporation), Eric Frank (Flat World Knowledge), Frank Lyman (LibreDigital), Nicholas Smith (Agile Mind), Neeru Khosla (CK12 Foundation)
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Technology is driving change in education as it is in publishing. This session examines the emerging future of digital textbooks in K-12 and higher education, including innovative texts that include multimedia, simulation models, and automated assessments, as well as business models such as open access, subscriptions, and bundling, that will allow publishers to survive and thrive in the future. Read more.
  • Ingram Content Group
  • Qualcomm
  • Copia
  • Impelsys Inc.
  • Innodata Isogen, Inc.
  • Adobe
  • Aptara
  • Baker & Taylor
  • Bowker
  • codeMantra
  • Connotate
  • Google
  • HP
  • LibreDigital
  • MagMe
  • Malloy
  • Mark Logic
  • oXygen XML Editor
  • Chuckwalla
  • Foxit Software
  • Jacquette Consulting
  • Jouve North America
  • Lulu
  • Marvell
  • Media Services Group
  • PubServ
  • Safari Books Online
  • Silverchair
  • Virtusales
  • Vitrium Systems
  • Smashwords, Inc.

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