Thursday, April 1, 2021

IDW PUBLISHING ADDS SIX NEW EMPLOYEES

The press release follows:

Media Release — IDW, a subsidiary of IDW Media Holdings (OTCPINK: IDWM), announced today that it has added six new members to its team with a fresh round of A-List hires. IDW Publishing (IDWP) onboards industry veteran Alex Hargett as Book Trade and Mass Market Sales Director; Pat O’Connell was tapped as Direct Market Sales Manager; Julia Borden signs on as Foreign Licensing Sales Manager; Lauren LePera is named the new Managing Editor; and Topher Alford joins as Senior Digital Marketing Manager. IDW also announced that they have appointed Alison Quin as the company-wide Senior Director of IT/IS.

“We’re elated to be welcoming such a robustly experienced group of individuals to IDW,” says Nachie Marsham, IDW Publisher. “IDW has an exciting year ahead, and both the publishing and entertainment segments have been building an amazing 2021 project slate. Having team members who are experts in giving our titles the visibility that they deserve, and making them available to our distributors and readers is crucial.

ABOUT IDW

IDW (OTCPINK: IDWM) is a leading media company providing uniquely compelling stories and characters in various genres for global audiences across all entertainment platforms. The award-winning IDW Publishing and IDW Entertainment segments holistically evaluate and acquire IP for franchise development across comics and graphic novels, television, theatrical, games, merchandise and other forms of entertainment.