book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Saturday 1st November

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Ex-RH CEO Alberto Vitale Sill Has a Lot to Say About Publishing

Posted at 5:50AM Thursday 28 Jun 2012

Alberto Vitale remains one of the most recognizable figures in the history of American publishing industry, largely thanks to his leadership over Random House from 1989 until 2002, a period that saw the company become an increasingly dominant commercial powerhouse. Nearly 80 years old, his voice remains confident and his memory sharp. Of Italian origin, Mr. Vitale is a powerful and passionate thinker, clearly used to being in charge.

publishingperspectives.com




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Feature Items

5 Small Publishers Who Are Changing The Face Of The Industry
flavorwire.com

The publishing industry is changing (and fast)

From BBC to BuzzFeed: lessons in mobile publishing
www.theguardian.com

As websites begin to generate more mobile than desktop traffic here are some of the best practices of leading publishers

The Size Of The Open Access Market
scholarlykitchen.sspnet.org

OA has indeed established itself within the world of scholarly communications though it is more of a toehold than a revolution

Who Says You Can't Quantify Literature?
www.thedailybeast.com

The longest novels, the shortest stories, the number of kisses in Jane Austen's novels have been counted so you don't have to

The Jury Is In: Hashtags Usefulness Confirmed
www.pubexec.com

Today studies show that hashtags are useful. And they're not. Actually, it depends

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards 2014 Shortlists Announced
  2. Amazon Wants The Black Friday Shopping Frenzy To Last For A Month
  3. Amazon's Impact On Publishing?
  4. Google Play Books' New Reading Mode Lets You Browse And Skim Nonfiction Ebooks Faster
  5. No More Science Fiction & Fantasy Translation Awards
  6. Sony Developing New eBook DRM Platform
  7. New Figures Reveal That £15 Billion Spent Over Ten Years Produce no Increase In 'cultural Participation'
  8. 5 Small Publishers Who Are Changing The Face Of The Industry
  9. Puffin Acquires Bestselling (non) Picture Book
  10. Nordic Council Literature Prize