Publishing Essentials is a full-day program to be offered by the Florida Publishers Association (a PMA Affiliate group) on Saturday, February 26, at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida. PMA Board members, including Jan Nathan, Kent Sturgis, Florrie Binford Kichler, David Cole, Larry Bram, as well as Marianne Bohr (NBN), Elise Cannon (PGW), Sally Neher (B&T), and Mike Vezo (Westcom Associates).
Topics include marketing children's books, Internet and e-marketing, book club and catalog sales, book design and manufacturing, finding financing for book projects, working with distributors and wholesalers, and the popular PMA segment Let's Brainstorm!
Details, registration information and costs, a schedule of events, speaker bios, accommodation information, and St. Petersburg area information can be found in a PDF at http://www.flbookpub.org/FPA2005Mini-College.pdf. PMA members receive the reduced FPA-member rate for registration. Should you have any questions or if you would like to have the information faxed to you, please contact the FPA office at FPAbooks@aol.com; or call 863-647-5951.