Sandstone Press appoint Taran Baker to Publishing Assistant, Sales
Sandstone Press has appointed Taran Baker to the newly created post of Publishing Assistant, Sales, based in the company’s head office in Dingwall. Taran will liaise with David Segrue Ltd on all aspects of sales in Britain and Ireland and provide data to overseas distributors and agents, as well as developing relationships with key accounts. She will maintain sandstonepress.com and seek to develop sales through MyBooksource.com.
Taran Baker took her Honours degree in English literature from the University of Buckingham and has previously worked in sales at Ottakar’s and Waterstones Bookshops, including Waterstones Piccadilly. More recently she has worked at Michelle Kass Associates in London. Taran’s appointment will begin on 2nd May 2017.
Managing Director Robert Davidson says: ‘I am delighted to welcome Taran Baker to the Sandstone Press office here in Highland Scotland. It was evident from her job application and in her interview, that she is a highly talented individual with a lifelong commitment to books. She will be a very positive addition to our youthful head office team and a significant enhancement to the service we offer booksellers, wholesalers and readers generally.’