Bowker: AMA - Live

Laura Dawson (Bowker), Carl Kulo (RR Bowker), Patricia Payton (Bowker)
Sponsored Session
Location: Empire/Hudson Level:

In this “Ask Me Anything” session, three representatives from Bowker will take questions on any book industry topic. Carl Kulo will provide answers about readership and trends from PubTrack Consumer Research; Laura Dawson will provide answers about metadata and identifiers and how they are used in the industry; and Pat Payton will provide answers about publishers, libraries, distributors and ebook retailers.

This session is sponsored by Bowker

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Laura Dawson


Laura Dawson is Product Manager for Identifiers at Bowker. She never shuts up about identifiers, metadata, and book discovery.

Carl Kulo

RR Bowker

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Patricia Payton


Patricia Payton, Senior Director of Publisher Relations and Content Development for Bowker, is responsible communicating metadata requirements and best practices to publishers of all sizes. Patricia has experience retail bookstores as well as international markets. She also holds a Master’s degree in Library Information Science specializing in Digital Libraries as well as an MBA. She actively contributes to BISG and other industry committees. You can find her on twitter @DiscoverBowker


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