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Saffron Beckwith

President, Ampersand Inc.

Saffron Beckwith has been selling books for close to three decades.

In her book bag is a wonderful assortment of Canadian and international publishers, fabulous kids books, and a little thing called Harry Potter.

Saffron works with the awesome Ampersand team that has offices across the country; the Ampersand reps have won the CBA’s Libris awards more than any other publisher or sales agency in the history of the awards.

As an instructor at the Ryerson, Centennial, and Banff publishing programs she has connected with (and learned from) hundreds of amazing students.

She considers herself to have the best job in the world.

Saffron's Sessions

Panel: Women in Publishing

Auditorium Rooms A, B & C
A frank discussion on the challenges and opportunities for women in today’s publishing industry. Moderated by Kristin Cochrane (Penguin Random House Canada).
TF: Diversity & Inclusion
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