Scenario Planning for “Library of the Future” and Strategic Fit of Reference Unit for Major Educational Publisher

For an educational and reference publisher, assessed the reference unit's strategic fit with its parent in light of its market position and the impacts of alternative futures for the public, K-12 and academic library markets.

Reorganization of Editorial and Product Management at Major Consumer Publisher

For a multi-million-circulation consumer magazine publisher, created a strategy for reorganization of editorial and product management functions to support cross-media content development; this included redesign of organization, processes, and technology. Results were mentioned in Folio magazine cover story, October 2007.

Transition from Custom to Standard Toolset for Association Publisher

For an association publisher, supported their decision to move from bespoke content production and hosting to standard tools for production and a hosted solution for content distribution. Researched vendor choices, worked with the association leadership on staffing and outsourcing models, and wrote RFPs for pieces of the eventual solution. The result was a more streamlined … Continue reading Transition from Custom to Standard Toolset for Association Publisher

Digital Transformation Strategy for Medical Publisher

For a medical publisher, created a multi-year strategy to transform the organization from print-centric to XML-based cross-media editorial and product development, encompassing processes, skills, organization structure, and technology.