Swedish authors related to the publishing Forum has today received e-mails of three employees at the publisher end to start a new publishing house in Petter He.
According to a press release from Strawberry publishing as Norwegian Dagens Naeringsliv has taken part of it is about Petter Nordic publishers is expanding its operations to Sweden.
the Forums have been recruited: Karin Linge Nordh as the head of fiction and Anders Sjöqvist as director of the nonfiction. Moreover, the Forum's communications strategist Sara Lindegren been recruited as sales and marketing director at the newly founded publisher.
It means that the bonnier-owned publishing house loses three key personnel with extensive experience to Petter Nordic Norwegian ones.
among other things, been the publisher for Camilla Läckberg and Viveca Stone. Anders Sjöqvist has among other things given out Joakim ”Jockiboy” lundell's book ”Monster” and Therese Lindgren ”Sometimes I feel not so good”, which became Sweden's best-selling non-fiction book in 2016.
– To build a business is always about people, and it is even more important in an industry that so much is about relationships. We are looking for only employees with extreme skills, therefore we have the past year met with Swedish publishers, professionals and authors to find our dream team. Now is the first on the spot, and we have big ambitions, " says Petter He in the press release, according to Dagens Næringsliv.
by Petter He last year, when he also had plans to start a new publishing company together with Isabella ”Blondinbella” Löwengrip, a project which the latter, however, withdrew from in October.
”the 2018 was fun. In 2019 we thought gas a little,” wrote the Strawberry publishing in a mailing to their employees in January, according to Dagens Næringsliv.
To Expressen said Karin Linge Nordh that she will not take with Camilla Läckberg, or any other Swedish author Petter Nordic publishers.