San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 12, 2011
IDW Publishing, an award-winning leader in graphic novel and book publishing, announced right now that Chief Operating Officer Greg Goldstein has been promoted to the position of president in recognition of his successes in helping grow the business?s enterprise and presence in the market. IDW co-founder Ted Adams will continue to drive overall strategy in his role as chief executive officer and publisher.
?With Greg?s help, we?ve been able to expand each the front list and back list of IDW?s publishing plan,? mentioned Mr. Adams. ?I am excited about what the future holds for the business with Greg as president.?
With a lot more than 20 years encounter in entertainment, sports and video game publishing, Mr. Goldstein as president will continue to support expand IDW?s business, even though preserving oversight of the business?s day-to-day operations. Mr. Goldstein joined IDW in 2008 as the business?s 1st COO.
?Helping bring IDW to new heights has been extremely rewarding, each personally and professionally, and I am honored to take on this new role,? said Mr. Goldstein. ?Each and every year at IDW has been greater than the last, and I know we will continue that trend for several years to come, by means of our strategic expansion into new and expanding categories, while growing our core company of print and digital comics and books.?
As a company, IDW has grown impressively in recent years, expanding each its comics and book catalogs, and continuing its leadership in the digital space. Mr. Goldstein?s improved responsibility as president is part of the organization?s technique to discover prospective acquisitions for growth.
?IDW has grown throughout each of the twelve years we?ve been in business to grow to be one particular of the most effective publishers in the industry,? added Mr. Adams. ?To further our accomplishment as a business, we are exploring new markets and prospective acquisitions, and Greg?s function as president will allow me a lot more time to concentrate on these avenues of expansion, whilst we continue to elevate our publishing program.?
The 2011 Eisner Award winner for Finest Archival Collection/Project – Strips, Mr. Goldstein is a veteran transmedia entertainment executive with substantial expertise in the publishing, interactive, and collectible categories, and tenures at Topps, Activision and Acclaim. A lifelong comics fan, Mr. Goldstein celebrated his 40th year of collecting last month, getting attended his initial comic book convention as a youngster in November 1971.
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About IDW Publishing
IDW is an award-winning publisher of comic books, graphic novels and trade paperbacks, based in San Diego, California. Renowned for its diverse catalog of licensed and independent titles, IDW publishes some of the most profitable and common titles in the market, such as: Hasbro?s