Holly Gilly
VP, Product Development
Human Kinetics

Holly has worked at Human Kinetics for 24 years, first as an editor, then as editorial director, and for the past 13 years as vice president for product development. Over the years, Holly has participated in and led major change initiatives—from publishing black-and-white books to color, from hot wax layout to desktop publishing, from print delivery to e-delivery, and from file management to content management.

Session: Organizations Confronting Digital Change (Track: Book)
(Featured Speaker)

Date: Thursday, Sep 13

Time: 02:00 PM - 02:50 PM

Track: Book Track

Digital disruption is forcing many publishers to reassess some long-held assumptions about their organizational strategy. Whether it's adding digital to the workflow to flipping to a format-agnostic workflow, there are challenges inherent in teaching your print-centric workforce to think digitally.

This session will provide, from organizations who are navigating these changes, strategies and best practices for assessing:
• The skills you have, and the skills you’ll need, as your organization evolves
• How digital change can affect your business processes
• The evolving role of service providers