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  • WORKSHOP 5: Speed Dating: Pitch your Book/Idea to Publishers and Editors

    October 13, 2017 |  1:15 – 4:30 p.m. (with 20 min break) | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $50

    Sponsored by: Marquis Book Printing

    Get smack-dab in front of publishing decision- makers for 15 minutes to pitch your book or story idea one-on-one and receive feedback. Don’t have a book to pitch? Take this opportunity to ask questions about what the publishers are looking for. Come prepared with a 5 minute pitch and/or questions for the publishers, agents and editors. Meet Lynn Henry (Penguin Random House), Karen Haughian (Signature Editions), Taryn Boyd (Touchwood), Vici Johnstone (Caitlin Press), Don Gorman (Rocky Mountain Books), Suzanne Sutherland (Harper Collins), Anita Chong (McClelland & Stewart). The session includes up to two pitches on a first-come, first choice basis.

    Please note that Lynn Henry (Penguin Random House), Anita Chong (McClelland & Stewart) and Suzanne Sutherland (Harper Collins) are now full.

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