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Prior to her career in the publishing world, Marlo was an accounting manager for a Fortune company. She holds B. Nicole Bezanson is a junior agent with Metamorphosis Literary Agency, having honed her skills for writing and editing through a wide variety of educational programs. She most recently finished her agency internship with Metamorphosis in November of and in addition to working as a literary agent and writing contemporary young adult fiction, Nicole is also a technical writer for a global manufacturer of CPAP masks, machines, and other products that manage sleep-disordered breathing.
Savannah Brooks joined the Jennifer De Chiara team in , after interning for a year and a half. Ann Tanenbaum is a veteran of the publishing industry with 50 years of experience. Over the course of her career, she has held editorial and marketing positions at The Viking Press and Random House as well as executive positions at Harry N. Abrams Inc.
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