Ashleigh Gardner

Head of Partnerships, Wattpad Studios

As Head of Partnerships for Wattpad Studios, Ashleigh Gardner creates meaningful promotional and editorial partnerships with the publishing, advertising, and entertainment industries.

She also helps manage the Wattpad Stars program, launched in 2015. The program helps Wattpad writers take their skills to the next level, and gives publishing and brand partners an opportunity to tap into an international roster of digital influencers with massive audiences on and off Wattpad.

Before joining Wattpad, Ashleigh was director of content management at Kobo, where she focused on expanding Kobo’s existing catalogue, while developing new ebook stores in international markets. Prior to Kobo, she was manager of digital development at Dundurn Press.

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