HarperCollins Christian Publishing mourn the loss of beloved author, Rachel Held Evans

HarperCollins Christian Publishing mourn the loss of beloved author, Rachel Held Evans (Nashville, Tenn.) May 6, 2019—After receiving heart-breaking news on Saturday, May 4, 2019 that New York Times best-selling author Rachel Held Evans had passed, the publishing teams at Thomas Nelson and Zondervan offer their deepest sympathy for her family and loved ones.  Rachel was best known for her authentic voice in the Christian community, with thoughts that provoked, challenged, and strengthened followers of Jesus Christ.   In 2010, Rachel’s debut title, Evolving in…

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Thomas Nelson releases the NKJV Ancient-Modern Bible

Thomas Nelson releases the NKJV Ancient-Modern Bible Discover the rich wisdom of voices from the past and present with the NKJV Ancient-Modern Bible  Beautiful interior design includes exclusive Thomas Nelson NKJV Comfort Print® Nashville, Tenn., Sept. 28, 2018 – Many things have changed in the last two-thousand years—but the good news of Jesus Christ isn’t one of them. The NKJV Ancient-Modern Bible is an opportunity for readers to experience the Word of God with fresh eyes, as members of the global and historical community of faith….

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Jamie Lockard hired as vice president of marketing for Nelson Books

Jamie Lockard hired as vice president of marketing for Nelson Books (Nashville, TN) June 19, 2018—Thomas Nelson announced Jamie Lockard as its new vice president marketing for Nelson Books today. Lockard will report to Brian Hampton, senior vice president and publisher for Nelson Books, and will work closely alongside Hampton to develop and lead key marketing and brand strategy. Lockard comes to Nelson Books after running a consulting firm specializing in B2B and B2C marketing strategy, professional development, and brand…

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Thomas Nelson to release new verse mapping Bible study

Thomas Nelson to release new verse mapping Bible study Award-winning author Kristy Cambron creates new series to unpack scripture in a simple, accessible format (Nashville, Tenn.) May 8, 2018—Realizing the interconnectedness of scripture throughout the Bible requires a level of research and resource that many Bible readers feel they are lacking.  The assumption is this level of in-depth biblical knowledge falls to the academy, pastor, or theologian.  Award-winning author, Kristy Cambron, has set out to break the mold in a…

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New Minister’s Bible from Thomas Nelson uniquely equips busy pastors for every occasion, with sermons, readings, outlines, and prayers

New Minister’s Bible from Thomas Nelson uniquely equips busy pastors for every occasion, with sermons, readings, outlines, and prayers Comprehensive resource, available in KJV and NKJV Comfort Print®, is the only Bible to contain the complete Nelson’s Minister’s Manual Nashville, Tenn., March 21, 2018 – Thomas Nelson is pleased to announce the release of the new Minister’s Bible, available in both the trusted King James and New King James translations. These beautiful and durable Bibles will help pastors and church leaders meet the needs of those…

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Mark Glesne hired as marketing director at Thomas Nelson

    Mark Glesne hired as marketing director at Thomas Nelson (Nashville, TN) December 13, 2017—Thomas Nelson announced Mark Glesne as marketing director, with a special focus working on the Max Lucado and Lysa TerKeurst publishing brands. Glesne comes to Thomas Nelson with 14 years of results-driven, revenue-generating marketing experience, most recently serving as director of marketing and digital commerce at TOL, Inc. in Calabasas, California. At TOL, he oversaw marketing strategy, vision development, and brand implementation, in addition to…

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Thomas Nelson, Zondervan authors win 2017 INSPY Awards

Thomas Nelson, Zondervan authors win 2017 INSPY Awards (Nashville, TN) July 10, 2017— HarperCollins Christian Publishing is pleased to announce authors Denise Hunter, Sara Ella and Terri Blackstock were among this year’s INSPY Awards winners. The INSPY Awards were created by bloggers to highlight the very best in fictional literature that grapples with expressions of the Christian faith. Hunter won in the Contemporary Romance/Romantic Suspense category for her book, Just a Kiss (Thomas Nelson). Hunter lives in Fort Wayne, Ind.,…

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W Publishing promotes Kristi Smith to director of marketing

W Publishing promotes Kristi Smith to director of marketing (Nashville, TN) July 5, 2017—The W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, announced today the promotion of Kristi Smith to director of marketing. Since joining Thomas Nelson 18 years ago, Smith has managed numerous campaigns for major titles, including bestsellers The Magnolia Story by Chip and Joanna Gaines, Is This The End? by Dr. David Jeremiah, Through the Eyes of a Lion by Levi Lusko, Where I Am by Billy…

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W Publishing names Megan Dobson as associate publisher

W Publishing names Megan Dobson as associate publisher (Nashville, TN) May 25, 2017—W Publishing, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, today announced Megan Jayne Dobson as its new associate publisher. Dobson has been with the HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) sales organization for seven years, most recently as director for the mass market channel. In her previous sales role, Dobson worked with accounts like Target, Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club, Costco, and their distributors. She has spearheaded many successful retail campaigns for the company,…

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Thomas Nelson Releases More than 40 New KJV Bibles, Now Available with Exclusive Thomas Nelson KJV Font

Thomas Nelson Releases More than 40 New KJV Bibles, Now Available with Exclusive Thomas Nelson KJV Font First Bibles Releasing to Showcase Thomas Nelson’s Comfort Print® Nashville, Tenn., March 24, 2017 – Thomas Nelson is excited to announce the release of over 40 newly designed KJV Bibles, on sale March 28. With branded packaging, beautiful covers, and a custom, translation-specific font specifically designed to increase the comfort and clarity of the reading experience, the new line of Thomas Nelson KJV Bibles meets…

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FOUR 2015 CAROL AWARDS FOR HARPERCOLLINS CHRISTIAN PUBLISHING AUTHORS

FOUR 2015 CAROL AWARDS FOR HARPERCOLLINS CHRISTIAN PUBLISHING AUTHORS Writers honored in prestigious peer-adjudicated fiction awards Media Contact: Katie Schroder Bond Director of Marketing, Fiction email: Katie.Bond@harpercollins.com Phone: 615-902-2704 (Nashville, TN)—Thomas Nelson & Zondervan Fiction is pleased to congratulate four authors on their Carol Awards, presented at a gala at the September 2015 American Christian Fiction Writers conference in Dallas, TX:  A Cry from the Dust by Carrie Stuart Parks – Mystery/Suspense/Thriller An October Bride by Katie Ganshert – Novella The Wishing Season by Denise…

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Thomas Nelson Names New Associate Publisher for Special Imprints

Thomas Nelson Names New Associate Publisher for Special Imprints Contact: Jolene Barto Communications Associate tel:  615.902.1113 web: Jolene.Barto@Harpercollins.com  Nashville, TN – David Moberg, SVP and group publisher for HarperCollins Christian Publishing, recently announced the promotion of LeeEric Fesko to associate publisher for Special Imprints in the Thomas Nelson Trade Book division. These imprints include the Lucado brand, Leadership Network: NEXT, and others currently in development. Fesko has been with Thomas Nelson since 2011, when he began as the senior director of…

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Bestselling Author Sheila Walsh Set to Release New Book, 5 Minutes With Jesus, & Spark a Nationwide Movement August 11

Bestselling Author Sheila Walsh Set to Release New Book, 5 Minutes With Jesus, & Spark a Nationwide Movement August 11 Sheila Walsh Encourages Readers To Join Max Lucado, Newsboys, Mac Powell, Women of Faith & Others In Pledging Five Minutes Each Day And Investing In What Really Matters Media Contacts: Katie Powell Bell, katie@iconmediagroup.com NASHVILLE, Tenn., (August 2015)— Bestselling author and beloved speaker Sheila Walsh will release 5 Minutes With Jesus: Making Today Matter nationwide August 11, 2015. Walsh, along with publisher Thomas Nelson, is asking…

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Bible Gateway posts author interview: Vishal Mangalwadi

Bible Gateway posts author interview:  Vishal Mangalwadi CONTACT: Jonathan Petersen, Marketing Manager, Bible Gateway 616.656.7159, jonathan.petersen@ biblegateway.com The Book That Made Your World: How the Bible Created the Soul of Western Civilization (Thomas Nelson, 2012) What triggered the West’s passion for scientific, medical, and technological advancement? How did the biblical notion of human dignity inform the West’s social structure and how it intersects with other worldviews? How did the Bible create a fertile ground for women to find social and economic empowerment? How…

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AnnJanette Toth Promoted to Senior Marketing Director of Children’s Books and Tommy Nelson® Kids

AnnJanette Toth Promoted to Senior Marketing Director of Children’s Books and Tommy Nelson® Kids Contact: Stefanie Schroeder Senior Publicist 615-804-9244 Stefanie.schroeder@harpercollins.com (Nashville, Tenn.) – Thomas Nelson announced today that AnnJanette Toth has been promoted to senior marketing director for children’s books and Tommy Nelson® Kids. Toth has been leading Tommy Nelson’s marketing efforts for the past eight years, directing marketing efforts for popular children’s authors including, Max Lucado, Sarah Young, Korie Robertson & Chrys Howard, Todd & Colton Burpo, Tim McGraw and…

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