ECPA's Rush To Press

Publishing industry veterans Jim Walthour and Myron Detweiler
join Whitaker Corporation sales force

CONTACTCathy Hickling, chickling@whitakerhouse.com724-334-7000 x283

Jim Walthour is the new director of sales for Whitaker House, publishing arm of Whitaker Corporation. Well-known for his extensive career in the publishing industry, Walthour has over 20 years’ experience with CBA and ABA major publishers including Random House, Penguin, Harper, Simon & Schuster, and Hachette.

Myron Detweiler is the new major accounts manager for the CBA market for Anchor Distributors and Whitaker House. Detweiler has over 20 years of retail experience, having worked with Bridgestone Multimedia Group, Berean Christian Stores, Gospel Light, and Family Christian. 

Whitaker Corporation, family owned and operated since 1970, publishes Christian books and materials through Whitaker House and distributes thousands of Christ-centered books and products worldwide through Anchor Distributors from its headquarters in southwestern Pennsylvania.

For more information, contact Jim Waltour at , Myron Detweiler at myron.detweiler@, or call 724-334-7000, and visit