Covers Panel – Reviewing the Covers of 2010

Did you see enough of your family over the holidays to last until next December? Come reunite with your peers at the Canadian Book Professionals’ Association’s first event of 2011! Join us on Thursday, January 20, 2011 from 6 – 9pm for our Covers Panel and watch as our host (CanBPA president and production manager at McClelland & Stewart for Random House of Canada) David Ward presents a series of 2010 book covers for ultimate judgement by our panel of industry professionals. This panel promises to inform and entertain.

The panel:

Steven Beattie, Review Editor, Quill and Quire
Ingrid Paulson, Book Designer, Ingrid Paulson Design
Terri Nimmo, Senior Designer, Random House of Canada
David Gee, Book Designer
Nathan Maharaj, Manager, Merchandising, Kobo Inc.
Alan Jones, Art Director, HarperCollins Canada

If you want to know what this lot has to say about the looks of your favourite books, come out to Duggan’s Brewery, 75 Victoria Street in Toronto and be informed and entertained.

Doors open: 6 pm – Panel begins: 6:45-7 pm
Cost: $10.00 / $5.00 for students

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