September 29, 2004

News & Opinion: USA Today Snapshot

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 10:09 AM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

In the International Edition of USA Today, they had a Snapshot (those little factoid things) about publishing on Monday.
States with the most book publishers:
California - 16,787
New York - 7,371
Florida - 4,858
Texas - 4,724
Illinois - 3,390
Colorado - 2,979
Source: Andrew Grabois, R.R. Bowker
For 800-CEO-READ, the vast majority of people we deal with are in New York. The notable exceptions are Harvard Business School Press in Boston and Dearborn Trade in Chicago.

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.