WaterBrook Multnomah promotes Andrew Stoddard to Editorial Director

WaterBrook Multnomah promotes Andrew Stoddard to Editorial Director WaterBrook Multnomah has announced the following promotions: LAURA BARKER. Vice President and Publisher, WaterBrook and Multnomah,  announced the promotion of Andrew Stoddard to Editorial Director, WaterBrook and Multnomah, effective immediately. Since first joining our team in 2014, Andrew has played an integral role in our publishing program, identifying and pursuing opportunities with unflagging enthusiasm. For the past two years, as Lead Acquisitions Editor, he has contributed significantly to our program’s overall growth and success, nurturing strong relationships…

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WaterBrook Multnomah announces promotions in Editorial departments

WaterBrook Multnomah announces promotions in Editorial departments Debbie Mitchell, Vice President of Operations for WaterBrook Multnomah, announces the following promotions in WaterBrook and Multnomah’s Managing and Production Editorial departments, each effective immediately. Julia Wallace has been promoted to Executive Managing Editor. Since joining WaterBrook and Multnomah in 2002, Julia has done a phenomenal job of leading the production editorial and interior design team while keeping our production titles on schedule. In her newly expanded role, Julia will also ensure that all departments are…

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Former WaterBrook & Multnomah publisher Alex Field launches new literary agency

Former WaterBrook & Multnomah publisher Alex Field launches new literary agency COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (September 8, 2017)—This week marks the launch of The Bindery, a new literary agency and consulting firm founded by Alexander Field, former VP & Publisher at WaterBrook & Multnomah, imprints of Penguin Random House. The Bindery is an ambitious, full-service literary agency working closely with authors to set big goals, shape their book ideas, create robust book proposals, and build a marketing and platform strategy, long before…

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WaterBrook and Multnomah announce two new additions to the marketing department

WaterBrook and Multnomah announce two new additions to the marketing department Douglas Mann joins WaterBrook and Multnomah on July 27 as Senior Marketing Manager, reporting to Ginia Hairston Croker, Vice President, Director of Marketing. Douglas brings a wealth of experience to the WaterBrook and Multnomah team. He spent many years in the Contemporary Christian music industry as a Marketing Vice President at EMI Music Group and Sony Music/Integrity Music. He developed marketing strategies for popular artists including Sixpence None the Richer, TobyMac,…

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New York Times Bestseller Hiding in the Light: Available in Paperback May 3, 2016

New York Times Bestseller Hiding in the Light: Available in Paperback May 3, 2016 “An extraordinary glimpse into the faith of a Christ-follower and the sovereignty of God. Rifqa’s story informs, inspires, and empowers.” —Max Lucado, pastor and author COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 14, 2016)—WaterBrook announces the publication of the trade paper edition of Hiding in the Light: Why I Risked Everything to Leave Islam and Follow Jesus by Christian convert Rifqa Bary. Originally released in May 2015 in hardcover format, Hiding in the Light landed at #9…

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To Heaven and Back Earns ECPA Platinum Award

To Heaven and Back Earns ECPA Platinum Award   Charlene Guzman 719-264-5698  cguzman@penguinrandomhouse.com  COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 11, 2016)—The remarkable account of a doctor’s death, journey to heaven and return to life, as depicted in To Heaven and Back by Dr. Mary C. Neal (WaterBrook), has sold more than one million copies and has been honored with the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) Platinum Award. Established in 1990, the Gold, Platinum, and Diamond Book Awards recognize outstanding sales achievement in Christian literature. ECPA bestows the…

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WaterBrook and Multnomah Launch New Website and Update Brand Identities

WaterBrook and Multnomah Launch New Website and Update Brand Identities WaterBrook and Multnomah, imprints of Crown at Penguin Random House, LLC.,  have re-launched their website, www.waterbrookmultnomah.com, with a new mobile-friendly format, simplified navigation and clean, fresh design.  The site’s updated look and enhanced content will allow visitors to more easily interact with WaterBrook and Multnomah online and to discover comprehensive information on each book title, including links to purchase from a variety of retailers.

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Two WaterBrook Multnomah Titles Honored as OutreachResources of the Year

Two WaterBrook Multnomah Titles Honored as OutreachResources of the Year COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 29, 2016)—Two 2015 titles from WaterBrook Multnomah have received special recognition from Outreach Magazine in its yearly roundup of the best outreach-orientated books. Possible: A Blueprint for Changing How We Change the World by Stephen Bauman was chosen as Resource of the Year in the Social Justice category. Bauman, president of World Relief, provides a clear and biblical vision for changing the world and provides the practical tools believers need to…

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New Cover for “Finding God in a Galaxy Far, Far Away” Ahead of Latest Star Wars Film

New Cover for “Finding God in a Galaxy Far, Far Away” Ahead of Latest Star Wars Film  Contact: Jessica Lamb, Publicity Assistant jlamb@penguinrandomhouse.com (719) 268-1935 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., December 11, 2015 WaterBrook Multnomah recently announced a repackage of Finding God in a Galaxy Far, Far Away (WaterBrook Press) by Timothy Paul Jones. First published in 2003, Finding God in a Galaxy Far, Far Away is an exploration of the parallels between Christian faith and the original six Star Wars films. The new cover appeals to…

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Youth Evangelist Nick Hall Partners with WaterBrook Multnomah for First Book

Youth Evangelist Nick Hall Partners with WaterBrook Multnomah for First Book Contact: Beverly Rykerd, Publicity Director brykerd@penguinrandomhouse.com (719) 268-1935  COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (December 1, 2015)—Nick Hall, the founder of the fastest growing evangelistic movement in America, has signed a book deal with WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group, a division of Crown at Penguin Random House. The book, titled Reset, will release in both print and digital formats on June 7, 2016, just in advance of Together 2016, a historic gathering of one…

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WaterBrook Multnomah to Publish Faith-Centric Coloring Book for Adults

WaterBrook Multnomah to Publish Faith-Centric Coloring Book for Adults   Contact: Jessica Lamb, Publicity Assistant jlamb@penguinrandomhouse.com (719) 268-1935 COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (September 23, 2015)—WaterBrook Multnomah announced today the release of a new beautifully illustrated, faith-centric adult coloring book, Whatever Is Lovely: A Coloring Book for Reflection and Worship (WaterBrook Press 12/15/2015). The growing trend in coloring books designed for adults has been covered by the New York Times and NPR, providing adults a creative way to detach from a screen-heavy world. From moms coloring alongside…

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Megachurch Pastor and National TV Host Signs Book Deal with WaterBrook Multnomah

Megachurch Pastor and National TV Host Signs Book Deal with WaterBrook Multnomah  Contact: Beverly Rykerd, Publicity Director brykerd@penguinrandomhouse.com (719) 268-1935   COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 20, 2015)—Leon Fontaine, pastor and host of “The LEON Show,” which airs on The Miracle Channel and TBN, has signed a major book deal with WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group, a division of the Crown Publishing Group at Penguin Random House. Currently entitled Spirit Contemporary, the book is scheduled for release from WaterBrook Press in summer 2016,…

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A Champion for Parents Raising Children with Disabilities: Boris Vujicic, Father of Life Without Limbs Founder, Set to Release Book with WaterBrook Multnomah

A Champion for Parents Raising Children with Disabilities: Boris Vujicic, Father of Life Without Limbs Founder, Set to Release Book with WaterBrook Multnomah Contact: Beverly Rykerd, Publicity Director brykerd@penguinrandomhouse.com (719) 268-1935  COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 22, 2015)—Boris Vujicic, father of New York Times best-selling author who is best known for having no arms or legs Nick Vujicic, has signed a book deal with WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group, a division of the Crown Publishing Group at Penguin Random House. Designed as an intimate look…

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