The team at HarperStudio had great run from April 2008 – April 2010 and published several New York Times bestsellers, including The 50th Law, Heroes for My Son, Crush it!, Emeril at the Grill, and Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.
Here is a quick update on where we’ve moved:
Bob Miller is currently Group Publisher at Workman Publishing.
Debbie Stier is the Director of Digital Marketing of HarperCollins and continues to edit the books she acquired at HarperStudio. She is currently working with Gary Vaynerchuk, Melanie Notkin, Baratunde Thurston, and Jill Kargman, among others.
Julia Cheiffetz is currently a Senior Editor at the Harper imprint under Jonathan Burnham where she continues to acquire and edit narrative nonfiction and the occasional novel. Some of the authors she is currently working with include Stanley Fish, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, Harold Bloom, Greg Graffin, Jessica Valenti, Erica Jong, Divya Gugnani, Christopher Stewart, Rolling Stone magazine, Nina Sankovitch and Choire Sicha. She recently published the New York Times bestseller 5th Avenue, 5 AM by Sam Wasson.
Jessica Wiener is currently Director of Marketing at Workman Publishing.
Katie Salisbury is an Assistant Editor at Harper and continues to work closely with Julia. She is currently looking to acquire nonfiction titles.
Kathryn Ratcliffe-Lee continues to work closely with Debbie.
Below is the HarperCollins memo about the close.
HarperStudio to Close: HarperCollins’ Memo