Robert Kasher

Robert Kasher
Sales Director, Newgen KnowledgeWorks


Bob Kasher has been a pioneer in digital publishing since 1995, when he founded Database Directories, one of Canada’s first digital publishing houses. He was also involved in the early development of mobile delivery systems for print books through his engagement with the Global Reader Project at Macmillan Publisher Services. He is the author of nine books, as well as two mobile/digital travel guides. Bob is currently a Sales Director at Newgen KnowledgeWorks. He serves as a member of the IDPF’s EPUB 3 Working Group, and sits on the Book Industry Study Group’s Rights Committee.


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Robert Kasher (Newgen KnowledgeWorks), Baskar Devanathan (NewGen KnowledgeWorks)
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  • Publishers Weekly
  • Ingram Content Group
  • codeMantra
  • Impelsys Inc.
  • SPi Global
  • Baker & Taylor
  • Blackboard
  • Bowker
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Innodata
  • Jouve North America
  • MarkLogic
  • Newgen KnowledgeWorks
  • Océ North America
  • Temis
  • Aptara
  • Atex
  • LibreDigital
  • Media Services Group
  • MarkLogic
  • Smashwords, Inc.

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