Deanta Creative offers a professional graphic design service enabling our clients to access a team of design professionals, project managers and production specialists, without the expensive overheads of maintaining an in-house creative services team.
Michelle is an Account Manager at Deanta. She is responsible for Humanities & Social Sciences and Scientific, Technical & Medical academic books, throughout their life cycle.
We recently interviewed one of our clients, Rob Burleigh, Managing Director at Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing and former Finance Director at Woodhead Publishing, to have his opinion on several issues, from the current hurdles and trends in scientific publishing to how publishing production and editorial services are evolving.
Rachel is a member of Deanta’s project management team. She is responsible for supervising the production cycle of academic books in the Humanities and Social Sciences fields, from the receipt of the manuscript to the delivery of the final product.
In this blog post, we want to explore the reasons why the adoption of an XML production workflow can prove to be extremely beneficial, even to small publishers. The advantages this technology can bring in terms of efficiency and cost reduction are countless. Two key developments have also rendered its implementation less painful.
With the opening of a new technology centre in India, Deanta continues to invest in application development and support. This important investment represents an exciting new stage of growth for Deanta and demonstrates our commitment to continuously improve its technology and develop closer relationships with its end users.
Due to continued international expansion, we are seeking an Editorial Project Manager to handle academic books. The Project Manager will liaise with publishers; authors; freelance copy editors, proofreaders and indexers; and in-house departments including typesetting and artwork to see books through their life cycle. Ideally the successful candidate will have editorial experience as well as project management experience in the field of academic publishing. However, candidates with the right skill set and a particular interest in developing a career in publishing, should also apply.
Frankfurt Book Fair 2016, a key event in the publishing industry calendar, is just around the corner. We at Deanta are currently gearing up for what should be an exciting opportunity to showcase our offerings, meet with other professionals from the world over, and discuss what's happening in the industry.
In this blog post we want explore the notion of streamlining the cover design process. Many publishers hire in-house design staff to manage the creative process of designing book covers for their titles. But in other instances this is something that is outsourced to external design agencies or freelancers. In some cases, even the more traditional service providers offer these solutions.
Last week Deanta wrapped up a very successful London Book Fair. The event represents a core part of the publishing industry calendar, and is always an excellent opportunity to meet with like minds to discuss new developments, innovations and possible future directions for the industry as a whole. Members of international team from all over the world joined together to represent Deanta. Find out more about what the Deanta team got up to across the three day event at the Olympia Conference Centre in London.