Simon & Schuster in India

As part of its strategic focus on bringing the works of its authors to the widest possible global audience, Simon & Schuster, Inc. announced the establishment of Simon & Schuster India (S&SI), a New Delhi-based sales, marketing and publishing company. The announcement was made by Carolyn Reidy, President and CEO of Simon & Schuster, Inc., and Ian Chapman, Managing Director and Chief Executive of Simon & Schuster U.K., with Mr. Chapman assuming overall responsibility for Simon & Schuster India’s operations.

“This new business makes clear our commitment to both the Indian marketplace and global publishing” said Carolyn Reidy. “India is a rapidly developing market for English language books, with a growing retail bookstore presence, and a deep-seated culture that prizes books and literacy, and we are very excited to bring more of our authors’ books to India’s expanding audience of English readers.”

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