Tom has spent most of the last three decades working in the STM space of scholarly publishing. From positions related to copyediting and production editor supervision to project and account management, Tom stays up to date on publishing trends and has handled upwards of 30 clients at a time. Very well known in the industry, he just finished a lengthy term on a committee for SSP—the leading organization in the industry—including the last three as its co-chair. Tom is based in New York and has been with Aptara since 2010.
Digital Content Development
Chris is a publishing industry veteran with 30 years of experience in content and workflow management solutions. At Aptara, he specializes in new business development in scientific, technical, medical (STM) publishing along with Educational and ELT publishing. He has vast experience in adopting new workflows to help publishers streamline their production operation. Prior to joining Aptara in 2003, Chris worked for Cambridge University Press for over 25 years and was integral in their transformation to a XML-first workflow.
Sonny brings 20 years of experience in product development, product management, and sales to Aptara’s Educational Publishing Group. She has a track record in print and digital content development across a variety of preK–16 content areas. Before joining Aptara, Sonny was Director of Learning Architecture at Compass Learning, leading K–12 editorial development of digital solutions in all subject areas. Prior to that, Sonny was a member of the leadership team at QBS Learning for five years, where she served in several roles that included VP of Digital and Print Content.