Tuesday, 4 August 2020

New Year, New Subsidiary Rights Director: Susan Velazquez

JABberwocky is pleased to announce that Susan Velazquez is, effective immediately, taking the new position of Subsidiary Rights Director at JABberwocky Literary Agency with a primary focus on audio and foreign rights marketing (where she is replacing Adriana Funke).  Going forward, please reach out to Susan (at susan@awfulagent.com) and Karen Bourne (at karen@awfulagent.com) with any questions about foreign rights business.
For the past two-and-a-half years, Susan assisted Joshua Bilmes and Eddie Schneider while also heading up the marketing of audio and merchandising rights.
Over the past year, Susan’s also had her first sales as a literary agent, including Joy Lanzendorfer’s historical saga RIGHT BACK WHERE WE STARTED FROM to Blackstone.
Susan will continue to work with her clients and after a transition period for settling into her new role, she will resume looking for select new authors for her list. In the meantime, we look forward to seeing her conquer the world–world rights, that is.