Providing educational resources and opportunities for all individuals involved in book and book-related publishing.

Kelly Peterson

Kelly Peterson is Director of Digital Strategy for the Independent Publishers Group (IPG) and brings 20 years of marketing and merchandising experience to her current role. Previously, she was Director of Client Services at INscribe Digital, helping major trade publishers, university presses, independent publishers, agents, and authors maximize their ebook sales and marketing efforts at the major retailers. She also worked at Borders Group, Inc., for 14 years, initially at Waldenbooks and later running the ebook program. Kelly currently chairs BAWiP’s Education Committee. She is also a board member of Independent Book Publishers’ Association and leads that group’s Member Benefits Committee. She sees every nominated Oscar film annually (59 last year alone!) and is always ready with a book or movie recommendation. She believes each of us has the ability to change the world.