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Pitching An Agent: 'Promoting A World Of Culinary Talent'

Submit tasty proposals with a focus on food and chefs to this niche agency

By M. David Hornbuckle - August 24, 2009
Name of agency: The Lisa Ekus Group
Number of agents: One, with two assistants
Number of clients: About 50
Notable clients: Anne Willan, Virginia Willis, Nancie McDermott, David Joachim, Andrew Schloss, Mark Bitterman

Amount of unsolicited material selected: Less than 10 percent. Half of the agency's list consists of new writers.
Fiction vs. nonfiction: 100 percent ...

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