MediaJobsDaily FishbowlNY FishbowlDC FishbowlLA

Dana Vachon Hosts BookExpo Party

danavachon070402_1983.jpg
BookExpo America — the largest publishing event in the U.S. — hits New York next week. With more than 2,000 publishers and other exhibitors, and 1,000 appearances by authors, it’s jam packed with panels, keynotes, and lunches.
The schedule — and all that swag — can be overwhelming if you’re not prepared. “The secret to surviving BookExpo is to only take the free merchandise you absolutely want,” says GalleyCat co-editor Ron Hogan. “Otherwise, you’re going to find yourself in a world of back and leg pain very quickly, trying to haul around all the swag they’re giving out.”
There’s one thing you definitely won’t want to pass up: Mergers & Acquisitions author Dana Vachon joins Ron and GalleyCat’s Sarah Weinman to host a party for book publishers on Thursday, May 31.
Click here for more party info.
Rachel Edelman, Events Manager

Mediabistro Course

Social Media 201

Social Media 201Starting October 13Social Media 201 picks up where Social Media 101 left off, to provide you with hands-on instruction for gaining likes, followers, retweets, favorites, pins, and engagement. Social media experts will teach you how to make social media marketing work for your bottom line and achieving your business goals. Register now!