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Borders' end to have ripple effect across country

...publishing industry: As Borders stores disappear, other booksellers could benefit.Jennifer Romanello, executive director of publicity at Grand Central Publishing in New York who stopped sending authors to most Borders for book signings after they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-07-19/borders-end-have-ripple-ef
Culinary legend Julia Child dies at 91

...before what would have been her 92nd birthday. "America has lost a true national treasure," Nicholas Latimer, director of publicity for Alfred A. Knopf publishing, said in a statement Friday. "She will be missed terribly." The statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/13/met_425152.shtml
Metro
Barbara Walters to write her memoirs

...publication in 2007 by Miramax Books, which Walters credits with making "an offer I couldn't refuse." Miramax's director of publicity, Hilary Bass, said the deal was worth a "healthy seven figures." The 74-year-old Walters announced in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/18/art_412536.shtml
Arts
Colorful designer returns

...department stores. "It's one of those brands where mothers and daughters will both come in," said Michael Macko, director of publicity at Saks. "Some families love that whole matching bathing suit thing." Cotton tops, skirts and dresses cost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/01/liv_379957.shtml
Life & style
Winfrey to announce new book club pick next week

...read this book.' That's the difference between her club and other clubs," said Paul Bogaards, executive director of publicity at Alfred A. Knopf, which recently had novels picked by the "Today" show (Sandra Cisneros' "Caramelo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/14/art_378403.shtml
Arts
Demands of talent surprising

...cigarettes to tea bags -- shows you've made it big, and it's a way to wield star power, said Jill Tomlinson, director of publicity for New York-based Wind-up Records. "As soon as you can fill a room, you can start demanding more," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/07/ent_246739.shtml
Things to Do
Author Updike makes peace with cyberliterature

...whose mysterious death she is investigating. Updike received an undisclosed fee for taking part. Paul Bogaards, director of publicity at Knopf, said it was under five figures. Amazon president Jeff Bezos said several established writers are interested...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/14/tec_212960.shtml
XXX Technology
Sales soar for 'Da Vinci Code' paperback

...million, publisher Anchor Books told The Associated Press on Wednesday. Russell Perreault, vice president and director of publicity for Anchor and Vintage Books, paperback imprints of Random House, Inc., said the weekly sales were the highest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/07/art_76374.shtml
Arts
On the move

...Balbosa, from juvenile correctional officer 1 to juvenile correctional officer 2. - Holly Croft has been named director of publicity for Augusta book publisher Harbor House. She was previously employed as a congressional aide. Matthew Riddle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/11/bus_1483.shtml
Business
Culinary legend Julia Child dies at 91

...before what would have been her 92nd birthday. "America has lost a true national treasure," Nicholas Latimer, director of publicity for Alfred A. Knopf publishing, said in a statement Friday. "She will be missed terribly." The statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/14/foo_425246.shtml
Food