Redan has promoted Julie Jones to serve as the company’s managing director.
Jones joined Redan Publishing in April 2003 as a marketing manager. In 2005, she was promoted to publishing director, becoming more involved in licensing and retail decisions, before becoming joint managing director in 2013. Prior to joining the company, she worked at Midland News Association.
During her tenure, Jones has been a key decision maker in all aspects of the business from the signing of new licenses to the distribution of titles.
“Julie has proved herself to be an indispensable leader in our business,” says Robert Sutherland, group chairman, Redan. “Her knowledge of the world of children’s licensing and magazine retail is absolute and her reputation as an intelligent and fair-minded business partner, made her promotion to managing director, an incredibly easy decision to make.”