Who we are. 

Mary Wald, Publisher

Mary Wald has been providing communications support for Nobel Peace Prize laureates for more than 22 years. She has written, edited and placed media for individual laureates; she was the media partner in the annual World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates for five years when the Summit was founded in Rome.

Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, Hong Kong Morning Post, Malaysia New Straits Time, on CNN, NRP, Entertainment Tonight, Good Morning America, and more.

More: https://marywald.com

Michael Metzler, Vice President Sales and Marketing

Publishing veteran Michael Metzler has run marketing campaigns and foreign rights sales for American, British, and Japanese titles.

His campaigns have supported 11 bestselling titles.

Mike is an accomplished art director and audio books producer and has helped to establish publishing companies in England and Japan.

Genres including fiction, non-fiction, and children’s books.

Kathy Wattman, Vice President Public Relations

Kathy Wattman has served for 9 years as Senior VP Public Relations at KnowBe4, an integrated security awareness education platform in the Tampa Bay in Florida.

One of the company’s early hires, Kathy was an integral member of the team that grew KnowBe4 from a startup to a billion dollar company. She runs multiple PR teams around the world for the company.

Prior to KnowBe4 Kathy owned Wattman Communications.