Rich  Rothstein

Rich Rothstein
VP, Emerging Technology, HarperCollins Publishers

Rich Rothstein joined HarperCollins Publishers, Inc. in August of 2001, and brings more than twenty-five years of expertise in bringing together business, emerging technologies and entertainment. In his role as Vice President, Emerging Technology, Rich conceived, developed and implemented many new programs including enhanced eBook production, the development of a global digital warehouse of all of HarperCollins’ content and the Bookseller+ program which gave small independent booksellers the ability to provide free wi-fi internet access. These new initiatives enabled HarperCollins to participate in emerging business opportunities while maintaining control of its assets and reducing costs.


General Metropolitan East
Moderated by:
Abe Murray (Google, Inc. )
Bill Godfrey (Elsevier), Rich Rothstein (HarperCollins Publishers), Andrew Savikas (Safari Books Online)
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If 2010 was the year of ebooks then 2011 is the year of e-reading. As reader preferences change and the number of people buying and reading ebooks grows rapidly, systems and interfaces must adapt. The very definition of “a book” is in flux. Hear from a panel of publisher CTOs as they share their thoughts on evolving ebooks technologies and what e-reading might look like in the future. Read more.
  • Ingram Content Group
  • Qualcomm
  • codeMantra
  • 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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