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Contact: Kathryn Ryan, 914-740-2100, kryan@liebertpub.com
Wendy Newsham Joins Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. as Director of Institutional Sales and Business Development

New Rochelle, NY, December 12, 2016Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers is pleased to announce that Wendy Newsham has joined their executive team as Director of Institutional Sales and Business Development. In this role, Newsham will oversee institutional subscription sales as well as revenue growth in the many exciting areas of the Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. organization.

“We are thrilled to have Wendy join our organization and embrace her passion for the business of scholarly publishing,” said Marianne Russell, COO of Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers and President of GEN Publishing.

Newsham’s career in publishing has spanned more than 25 years, starting in ElHi textbooks in 1990, moving into technology and business publications, and finally into scholarly publishing in 2004, always in a business development role in ever-expanding levels of management and accountability. She has extensive knowledge in many key areas of the business, including content production, copyediting, manufacturing, distribution, reprint sales, manuscript submission and peer review systems, and online publishing. Recent roles included Sales Director for Cenveo, Director of Client Services for Aries, and, most recently, Vice President of North American Sales for HighWire Press. In addition, Newsham has been a long-time, active member of industry organizations such as Council of Science Editors, Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers, International Society of Managing & Technical Editors, and the Society for Scholarly Publishing where she held a co-chair of the Development Committee for four years and is currently serving on the Pre-Meeting Planning Committee.

“Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. has long been at the forefront of developing some of the most cutting-edge content in the leading areas of scientific study, and I’m thrilled to lead their institutional sales and overall business development,” said Newsham.


About the Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers is a privately held, fully integrated media company universally acknowledged for publishing authoritative peer-reviewed journals in the most promising areas of biomedical research, biotechnology and regenerative medicine, clinical medicine, public health, law, environmental studies, and technology and engineering. The company’s publications make critical contributions in advancing research and facilitating collaboration throughout the world in academia, industry, and government, and are also highly respected resources for legislators, policymakers, and educators. A complete list of the firm’s journals, books, and newsmagazines is available on the Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers website.