Boston Book Festival

October 25, 2014

About

Who We Are

STAFF

Deborah Z Porter Founder and
Executive Director

Norah Piehl
Deputy Director

Sarah Howard Parker
Director of Operations

Interns:
Mackenzie Kuester
Melanie McFadyen
Niki Marion

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Deborah Z Porter
President

Jackie Gigantes McCabe
Treasurer

Bonnie Berger

Callie Crossley

Robert Duboff

Rona Kiley

Anna Kolchinsky

Glenda Manzi

Jeffrey Mayersohn

Nicholas Negroponte

Stephen Oristaglio

Deborah J. Sinay

Rose Styron

John Taylor (Ike) Williams

HONORARY ADVISORY BOARD

Philip Balboni

Lou Casagrande

Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Arthur Golden

Steve Grossman

Ann Gund

Charlie Kravetz

Paul La Camera

Diane Patrick

Tom Perrotta

Amy Ryan

Larry Weber

BBF 2013 VISIONARY COMMITTEE

Judith Donath

David Edwards

Regie Gibson

Sep Kamvar

Andrew McAfee

Grant McCracken

Claire Messud

Nicholas Negroponte

Jeffrey Schnapp

PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Alicia Anstead

Helene Atwan

Callie Crossley

Bridget Gildea

Ethan Gilsdorf

Perrin Grayson

Jeffrey Mayersohn

Henriette Lazaridis Power

Lizzi Ross

Dawn Tripp

Ike Williams

Karen Wulf

Presenting Partner 2013

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Blockbuster Sponsors 2013

  • Other Press
  • Simmons
  • Chitika logo
  • Houghton Mifflin
  • Biogen Idec
  • John W. Henry Family Foundation

Bestseller Sponsors 2013

  • Plymouth Rock
  • Amazon

Starred Review Sponsor 2013

  • Dunkin' Donuts

Debut Sponsors 2013

  • Target logo
  • Hachette Book Group
  • Folio Society
  • Mass Humanities
  • Mass Cultural Council
  • Boston Common Hotel
  • Copley Square Hotel
  • Revere Hotel

Media Sponsors

  • TLS
  • NYRB
  • WBZ
  • Mix 104.1
  • AMP 103.3
  • Boston Phoenix
  • Boston Globe
  • The Writer
  • Metro Boston
  • MBTA
  • Berklee logo
  • Shelf Awareness