Managing Director, The History Press
Tim Davies is Managing Director of The History Press, Non-Executive Chairman of PR agency, Authoright and founder of Swift Publishing, a self-publishing company. He has been an independent business development consultant and has held senior commercial and general management positions at HarperCollins, Faber & Faber, Oxford University Press, Baker & Taylor and Author Solutions. Latterly, he has been working with his senior management team at The History Press to reorganise the business to face a rapidly-changing and dynamic digital marketplace.
Case Study: The History Press - eBooks and evolution
In the face of a rapidly-changing and dynamic marketplace, where retail sales have shifted from terrestrial book shops to online retailers and eBooks have become a significant revenue stream, The History Press, like the vast majority of publishers, has transitioned from a print-led, to a print and digital business.