New York (PRWEB) February 05, 2013
RosettaBooks, the leading independent eBook publisher, launches an international business office in London with the appointment of Jonathan Ward, head of UK office.
Ward’s most recent assignment included developing international business strategy for Early Advantage, the publishers of the BBC’s ‘Muzzy’ early language learning program.
“Since RosettaBooks’ launch in 2001, we have been proud to publish some of the preeminent British authors, including Winston Churchill,” said Arthur Klebanoff, CEO of RosettaBooks. “With the opening of our international office, we look forward to publishing preeminent authors throughout the world wherever the source of the rights.”
In addition to Early Advantage, Ward has worked as a teacher of writing and literature at the Great Books Summer Reading Program at Stanford University and Amherst College. He speaks Russian, Chinese, Spanish, and Arabic among other languages.
Ward studied philosophy and Russian literature at Columbia University and spent five years in Russia, China, Latin America, and the Middle East before beginning graduate studies at the University of Oxford in 2011. Hobbies include travel, languages, writing, and reading.
“I look forward to helping RosettaBooks build up its portfolio of high-performance titles, and to introducing its excellent eBook collection to international markets,” said Jonathan Ward, the new head of UK office.
Ward recently completed a Master of Studies (M.St.) in Global and Imperial History at the University of Oxford, and is currently reading for a D.Phil. at Oxford in Indian-Chinese modern history and relations.
About RosettaBooks: RosettaBooks is the leading independent eBook publisher. RosettaBooks publishes such timeless classics as Brave New World, Slaughterhouse-Five, the collected works of Arthur C. Clarke, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, and the complete works of Winston Churchill. RosettaBooks has published ten Kindle Singles, including Ray Bradbury’s The Playground, nine of which are Best Sellers. RosettaBooks can be found on Facebook. For more information, please visit RosettaBooks.com.
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