For a small trade publisher, developed a web-based cookbook application enabling a consumer to select among a database of more than 2000 recipes, enter his/her own recipes and other personalizing material, and receive a printed cookbook within 5 business days. The project involved developing a recipe DTD, converting the recipes from various hardcopy and electronic … Continue reading Custom Cookbook Application
For a large trade publisher, advised on digitizing the backlist to create new eBooks and to bring selected books back into print. Worked with the technical and production leadership to make the business case for the digitization, wrote RFPs for the digitization and the eBook hosting, managed the RFP process, and then worked with the publisher … Continue reading Backlist Digitization for Trade Publisher
For a prominent self-published author, serving as contractor and manager of the various publishing roles, from editing through design through distribution and promotion.
For a global diversified publishing company, created an architecture and implementation plan for content identifiers incorporating industry standards as part of enterprise digital asset management strategy.
For a global publisher of trade books and magazines, created an RFP for digital asset management; managed the vendor response process, and provided input to the final vendor selection.
For a global publisher of trade books and consumer magazines, performed an audit of content technologies used at the company and scored them according to industry best practices. Gathered future product and new business plans and derived required technology capabilities. Created technology architecture roadmap and high-level implementation plan.