Sarah Williams
Executive Director of Business Development, Chronicle Books


Sarah Williams, Executive Director, Business Development, has worked in many channels during her 13 years at Chronicle Books: Special Markets, Subsidiary Rights, International Sales, and most recently Business Development. In her current role, Sarah is responsible for Digital Distribution, Custom Publishing and Creative Services, Premium Sales, the Chronicle Books Web Site, Corporate/Consumer Events, Display Marketing, Licensing Rights, and all Retail operations. Prior to Chronicle Books, Sarah worked at Random House, Mary Anne Thompson Associates, Doubleday, and James & James (UK).


General Riverside Ballroom
Moderated by:
Andrew Malkin (Innodata)
David Laidler (Works Artists), Kirsty Melville (Andrews McMeel Publishing, LLC), Peter Smith (THOMPSON HINE LLP), Sarah Williams (Chronicle Books)
Average rating: ***..
(3.25, 4 ratings)
Publishers of all shapes & sizes now sell "vanilla" eBooks but this leaves out numerous categories--the new frontier features images to showcase on color screen devices. Clearing these rights can intimidate and overwhelm. Here we will address a thorny issue head-on and look beyond trade books with broad representation--agent, publisher, global retailer and image holder all motivated to monetize! Read more.
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  • Qualcomm
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  • Impelsys Inc.
  • Aptara
  • Bowker
  • Connotate
  • HP
  • Jouve North America
  • LibreDigital
  • Malloy
  • MarkLogic
  • Random House, Inc.
  • SPi Global
  • Sterling Commerce
  • Baker & Taylor
  • The BookMasters Group
  • Constellation
  • Jacquette Consulting
  • Mashery
  • Silverchair
  • Wolfram
  • Smashwords, Inc.

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