Open to all members of the book publishing community, the Book Industry Study Group (BISG) Annual Meeting will take place this year at the Harvard Club of New York on April 12 from 8:30 to 2:30 p.m. A reception at the same location will follow from 2:30 to 4 p.m.
BISG works to create a more informed, empowered, and efficient book industry. Membership includes trade, education, professional and scholarly publishers, as well as distributors, wholesalers, retailers, manufacturers, service providers and libraries. knk Software CEO Sebastian Mayeres and Regional Sales Director Alan Hirsch are attending and look forward to connecting with other colleagues to discuss the latest trends and other pressing topics in the publishing industry.
Details on the Annual Meeting will be published shortly.
knk CEO Sebastian Mayeres and Regional Sales Director Alan Hirsch will be there that day to discuss the latest trends in the publishing industry.
Sebastian is a tech enthusiast in love with the publishing and media industries, having worked in that field for almost his entire work life. After starting out as a developer for publishing software, Sebastian has led various implementation projects across the globe, all within the publishing industry. He is currently the CEO of knk Software, managing the US arm of knk Group for the past five years. Sebastian loves embracing new technology and making it useful in real-life environments. He explains, “Often technology is confusing for the ones who are not too familiar with it. I try to bridge the gap by translating between those two worlds to make technology tangible.”
Alan boasts a solid track record in the B2B media sector, driving technology initiatives for operational enhancements. His proven expertise underscores his commitment to delivering tailored solutions for publishing industry clients.