Jennifer brings twenty years of publishing industry experience, predominantly spent specialising in the Children’s and Young Adult market.
Close to a decade spent working within one of Australia’s most respected publishing houses provided invaluable insight into their day-to-day operations. As a core member of the marketing & publicity team, she also sat on the acquisitions board and senior management teams and was a valued colleague to those within the editorial, sales and finance departments.
Jennifer’s consolidation of industry knowledge, coupled with experience gained during noteworthy publishing house tenures and a further decade spent working for a leading online educational resource, has consistently led to career progression in administration, marketing, publicity, creator-care, event management and licensing.
During her exemplary career, she has built strong relationships with key stakeholders across Australia and New Zealand’s leading publishing houses, gaining the respect of authors, illustrators, booksellers, and literary organisations in the broader publishing industry community.
She has a proven track record of meeting all aspects of creator-care for local and international talent. Her meticulous attention to detail, thorough proofreading skills, impressive portfolio of written work, eye for design and ability to multi-task projects under strict deadlines embodies her task-oriented personality with a creative flair.
Demonstrating logical and sensible attributes, Jennifer can manage competing caretaking demands from various personalities under pressure and understands the value of planning while also appreciating the importance of adaptability.
A consummate professional with a friendly demeanor, Jennifer’s passion, diligence, and pride in her work are reflected in all she does, especially for her clients.