Lydia Hirt

Assistant Marketing Manager Putnam and Riverhead, Penguin

Lydia is an unabashed lover of books and media. After dallying in advertising, she made her way into publishing and has been happily toiling away in the marketing department at the Putnam and Riverhead imprints at Penguin Group for over two years. In her current role, she's had the pleasure of working with a wide variety of authors including Kathryn Stockett, Eleanor Brown, Robert Crais, Jean Kwok and Steven Johnson, as well as making connections with influential and friendly bloggers. You can find Lydia on Twitter (@lydiahirt) inevitably discussing random things.