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Carolyn Reidy K.

Board Member

Association of American Publishers , Inc.

Association of American Publishers , Inc.

Background Information

Employment History

President and Chief Executive Officer
Simon & Schuster , Inc.

Next Guest Chief Executive Officer
Publishing Point

Education

Bachelor of Arts
English and Russian
Middlebury College

Ph.D.
English
Indiana University

M.A.
English
Indiana University

Web References (182 Total References)


The Association of American Publishers

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Carolyn Reidy, (AAP Immediate Past Chair) President & CEO, Simon & Schuster


"Children should not be unable to ...

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"Children should not be unable to get reading materials because their parents don't have money," says Carolyn Reidy, president and CEO of Simon & Schuster, which has offered up all of its titles for kids from 4 to 14.


Susan V. Danziger's Page - The Publishing Point

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Publishing Point Announces: In Conversation with Carolyn Reidy, CEO of Simon & Schuster As part of The Publishing Point's on-going CEO interview series, I am thrilled to announce that Carolyn Reidy, the President & CEO of Simon & Schuster, will be our next guest CEO. Michael Healy, the Executive Director of the Book Rights Registry, will be interviewing Carolyn in mid-town Manhattan on March 23rd at 12:15pm.

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Publishing Point Announces: In Conversation with Carolyn Reidy, CEO of Simon & Schuster As part of The Publishing Point's on-going CEO interview series, I am thrilled to announce that Carolyn Reidy, the President & CEO of Simon & Schuster, will be our next guest CEO. Michael Healy, the Executive Director of the Book Rights Registry, will be interviewing Carolyn in mid-town Manhattan on March 23rd at 12:15pm.


Home > Opinion > S&S CEO ...

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Home > Opinion > S&S CEO Carolyn Reidy: Publishers Need to Change the Conversation

S&S CEO Carolyn Reidy: Publishers Need to Change the Conversation
Posted at 8:12AM Thursday 20 Mar 2014
"We need to shift the dialogue from 'will publishing survive,' to how we are taking our industry forward, seizing unprecedented opportunities for transforming the very nature of the book, for disseminating information, and for distributing content," said Simon & Schuster CEO and outgoing Association of American Publishers chairman Carolyn Reidy, speaking at the AAP's annual meeting in New York.


CEO 2008

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Carolyn Reidy CEO 2008 CEO 2008

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Carolyn Reidy
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Carolyn Kroll Reidy President and CEO of Simon & Schuster
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Carolyn Kroll Reidy became President and CEO of Simon & Schuster in January 2008. She is responsible for the publishing and business activities of all divisions of the company, which include the Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Canada, the United Kingdom, and Australia.
Prior to being named CEO, Ms. Reidy had been president of Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Division since January 2001. Under her direction the division made numerous strategic moves, adding to its stable of imprints numerous lines that insure it publishes to every segment of the marketplace.
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Under Ms. Reidy's supervision, Simon & Schuster has published some of the most distinguished authors in the world.
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Ms. Reidy was named President and Publisher of the Simon & Schuster Trade Division in 1992. She came to Simon & Schuster from Avon Books, where she had been president and publisher since 1988. She began her publishing career at Random House in 1976 and moved to William Morrow as subsidiary rights director in 1983. She returned to Random House in 1986, ultimately serving concurrently as publisher of Vintage Books and associate publisher of the Random House trade imprint.
Ms. Reidy was named one of "The 50 Women to Watch" by the Wall Street Journal in 2007, and has also been cited as "100 Most Powerful People in Entertainment" by Entertainment Weekly. She is on the Boards of Directors of the Association of American Publishers, the National Book Foundation, and Literacy Partners Inc. In 2003, Ms. Reidy was the recipient of the Matrix Award from the New York Women in Communications.
Ms. Reidy was born in Washington D.C. on May 2, 1949. She graduated from Middlebury College in 1971, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Russian. She earned her M.A. in 1974 and Ph.D. in 1982 in English from Indiana University. She lives in New York with her husband.

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