NOTTINGHAM, UK • 27 AUGUST 2021 — ACONYTE BOOKS, the fiction imprint of global games group Asmodee, has appointed Joe Riley as its new, full-time North American Sales & Marketing Director.
Joe has worked in the publishing industry for over 25 years, managing sales, marketing and foreign rights variously at Hazelden Publishing, 1517 Media, and North Star Editions. He will be based out of Asmodee’s US headquarters in Roseville, Minneapolis, and will be working closely with the imprint’s sales and distrbution partners, Simon & Schuster. Joe starts this week and will report to Marc Gascoigne, Aconyte’s Publisher.
At the end of the month, Vincent Rospond, who has been overseeing US sales on a part-time basis for the last two years, will be departing Aconyte, with our very best wishes.