Regnery Publishing announces new Associate Publisher for Salem Books imprint
Washington, D.C.—The Salem Books imprint of Regnery Publishing announced on August 23 that Julie Jayne has been promoted from Senior Sales Executive to Associate Publisher. Julie has worked for Regnery for over five years and has proven to be an invaluable source for the company. In her role as Senior Sales Executive, Julie was responsible for selling titles into the biggest accounts ranging from the East Coast to the Midwest, including Barnes and Noble, Books-A-Million, Ingram, and Baker & Taylor. She has been an integral part of some of Regnery’s biggest successes, including Fault Lines, Johnny Cash, One Vote Away, Irreversible Damage, and others.
“I am pleased that Julie Jayne has joined our Salem Books team as a full-time member. She brings a wealth of publishing knowledge and experience. Over the past three years, Salem Books has grown over 50% in revenue, and we have developed the ability to bring books to market in less than six months. The addition of Julie as Associate Publisher will help us continue our rapid growth trajectory and nimble publishing strategy and will ensure that our authors have the best experience possible,” Publisher Tim Peterson says.
In addition to her role with Regnery, Julie has worked in the publishing industry for 34 years, primarily overseeing sales for publishers including Abingdon Press, Thomas Nelson, and HarperCollins Christian. She has contributed to the success of bestselling books such as Heaven is For Real, Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy, and Life’s Little Instruction Book just to name a few. Julie will report to Salem Books Publisher Tim Peterson and will be acquiring projects, managing book schedules, and overseeing the marketing publicity team.
“I am excited and honored to have this new role with the Salem Books team,” Julie says. “I look forward to working with our team and authors—current and future—to bring meaningful books to readers.”
Salem Books Publishing is the evangelical Christian imprint of Regnery Publishing, a Salem Media Group Company. Founded on biblical principles, Salem Books seeks to enrich the lives of Christians and proclaim the Gospel of Jesus to the world through the written word. Learn more at www.salembooks.com.
Salem Media Group is America’s leading multimedia company specializing in Christian and conservative content, with properties comprising radio, digital media and book, magazine, and newsletter publishing.