Ep 2 – The Digital Evolution of Academic Publishing

November 2, 2023

16 Minute Listen

The business of academic publishing has changed tremendously in the last 20 years. In this episode, we welcome industry veteran Shannon Gattens to provide insight into how publishers are working to keep up with the way education is consumed by learners.


About our Guest

Shannon is a native of the United States east coast and has a BA in English from Temple University and studied Instructional Technology at Philadelphia University and New York University.

In her positions over the last 25 years, she has done content development, product management, market research, strategy, sales, and marketing. Wearing so many hats has given Shannon a unique perspective in a variety of disciplines. At LearningMate, she leads a team of content development managers helping to create online course materials, supplements, and media for our publishing clients.

Read more published work by Shannon on LinkedIn:

Higher Ed Publishing: Where are we headed?


Director, Higher-Ed Digital Learning

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