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Thad McIlroy

posted Aug 9, 2010, 6:59 PM by Kim Nayyer   [ updated Aug 20, 2010, 1:05 AM ]

Thad McIlroy is an electronic publishing analyst and author, and founder of the website www.TheFutureofPublishing.com. Nearly a decade in the making, it is the most comprehensive source of information on where publishing is heading.
A well-established expert in the technology and marketing issues surrounding electronic publishing and the Internet, he has authored a dozen books and over 200 articles on these subjects. McIlroy served also for five years as Program Director for Seybold Seminars. As a consultant Thad McIlroy works closely with publishing and media companies, printers, design and advertising agencies, as well as vendors serving the publishing industry. He serves also as an expert witness on patent litigation. He is a contributing editor to PrintAction magazine, and on the editorial board of the journal Learned Publishing, and the Canadian literary journal Geist. For three years McIlroy was named as one of Canada’s 50 most influential people in graphic communications.