Read on for the official press release announcing the addition of Dianemarie (DM) Collins to the Entangled team!
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Introducing Entangled Publishing’s new Executive Publicity Director – Dianemarie (DM) Collins is a seasoned PR professional with more than twenty years of experience and a wealth of media contacts.
(New York, NY – August 16, 2012) – Dianemarie (DM) Collins joins the Entangled Publishing team as their Executive Publicity Director and will oversee both print and digital lines for this innovative publishing company. With many great authors in the Entangled Publishing pipeline including Jennifer L. Armentrout, NY Times bestseller Caridad Piñeiro, Laura Kaye, NY Times bestseller Jennie Bentley/Jenna Bennett, bestseller Melissa Bourbon Ramirez, Rosalie Lario, Jus Accardo and Jane Kindred, Collins has an excellent opportunity to place them into the media spotlight and eventually showcase to book lovers worldwide.
“What Entangled Publishing accomplished in the last year is incredible,” says Collins. “Their authors are setting new records, opening new genres to audiences both in the print and eBook markets. It is now my job to launch these authors to the next level and build their audiences to a global readership.”
Entangled Books focuses on high quality, fast-tracked titles from exciting voices in the romance publishing market. Publicity is a critical element of Entangled Publishing’s marketing strategy.
“Dianemarie has a proven track record of securing national media opportunities for her clients, as well as managing large scale promotional programs,” says Misa Ramirez, director of marketing for Entangled Publishing. “Any author would be fortunate to work with DM. The resources she’s developed over twenty years make her an incredible asset to our team. Her experience raises the bar on what Entangled Publishing has to offer each and every author,” Ramirez adds.
Entangled Publishing continues to break the traditional publishing mold by offering every author strong editorial support, publicity, a personalized marketing plan, and world-class distribution for all of their titles, as well as some of the highest royalties available. Entangled has become an industry leader in a record time frame, producing the #8 bestselling book in 2012, as well as hitting the USA Today bestseller list with four titles and the Amazon and B&N Bestseller lists with more than half of their releases.
About Dianemarie (DM) Collins
DM Collins has over twenty years of experience in public relations which range from the largest advertising/PR firms to her own boutique public relations firm, DM Productions LLC. DM Collins has developed strong media contacts through extensive national, regional and local media campaigns. Her clients have been featured on Good Morning America, ABC Nightline, The View, CBS MarketWatch, CNBC Power Lunch, USA Today & the Wall Street Journal.
DM also has an Internet television program, The DM Zone, where she conducts interviews with creative professionals like the Doobie Brothers, NY Times Best Sellers Alan Dean Foster, Lisa Jackson, Nancy Bush, women’s fiction author Mara Purl, chef and author Lisa Dahl, nonfiction author Karen Baldwin, bluegrass legends The Roys, country music star Sara Jean Kelley and Hair Wars at the W Hotel in Scottsdale. Her Twitter handle is @DMCollins
About Entangled Publishing
Entangled Publishing believes authors who write great books should receive a majority of the profits. Authors interested in the lucrative indie publishing model shouldn’t have to sacrifice quality editing, commercial covers, or the power of a New York-style marketing machine to reach their publishing goals.
That’s where Entangled comes in. Founded by industry-savvy leaders and backed by a successful media corporation, Entangled Publishing utilizes a bold new business model to bridge the gap between traditional and indie publishing, giving their authors the best of both worlds. They implement the agency model across all departments at Entangled, which means everyone from the copy editor to the marketing director has a financial stake in your book.
Welcome! VERY nice!
Welcome, DM! So glad to have you on board!
Welcome, DM! We’re so excited to have you at Entangled!
Welcome…another great move by the oh so fabulous Entangled Publishing!