Annual LIRW Luncheon

Please join us for an elegant afternoon of networking and relaxed pitching at

The 22nd Annual
“Shining the Light on Romance”
Agent and Editor Luncheon

Friday, May 03, 2019
12:00 – 4:00 pm

The Fox Hollow
7725 Jericho Turnpike,
Woodbury, NY 11797
In the beautiful Somerly Room

We are thrilled to welcome our Keynote Speaker

Pamela Jaffee

Senior Director, Publicity and Brand Development
at HarperCollins Publishers
and the 2018 recipient of the
RWA Vivian Stephens Industry Award

Pamela Jaffee is passionate about books, and developing author careers. In the evolving marketplace, discovery is crucial – Pam is constantly assessing and reinventing how publishing professionals can make book campaigns pop,  spur sales, and create author brand advocates. Pam builds integrated marketing campaigns that mix traditional publicity with social media and marketing/promotion, with the goal of making authors — and their books – household names.

Limited seating, so register early!

Member Price: $55
Non-Member Price available 2/8/19: $75

****Registration is open!****

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Register by April 20th, 2019

~Publishing Guests~

(Check back for updates.)


Deb Werksman, Sourcebooks
Michelle Klayman, Boroughs Publishing Group
Steven Zacharius, Kensington Publishing
Kerri Buckley, Carina Press
Bette-Lee Fox, Media Source, Inc.
Norma Perez-Hernandez, Kensington Publishing
Elizabeth Trout, Kensington Publishing
Meghan Farrell, Tule Publishing
Megan Broderick, Harlequin
Katherine Pelz, Radish Fiction
Jan Rosenberg, Radish Fiction
Ben Sanchez, Radish Fiction
Nola Thacker, Westhampton Free Library


Ann Leslie Tuttle, Dystel, Goderich, & Bourret LLC
Nalini Akolekar, Spencerhill Associates
Lori Perkins, L. Perkins Agency
Maggie Auffarth, Folio Literary Management
Sarah Phair, Trident Media Group
Lauren Bieker, FinePrint Literary Management
Jessica Errera, Jane Rotrosen Agency

Cancellation Policy

Full Refund – request received by April 3, 2019
Half Refund – request received by April 22, 2019
No Refund on requests received after April 22, 2019