Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday's Headlines - Comic Book Buzz

Kristen Simon has joined Skybound Entertainment as its new Events Manager. In this role, Simon will spearhead the company's booth and activities at various conventions and conferences such as Comic-Con International: San Diego, PAX East, and Emerald City Comic Con.

Simon previously worked for another Image Comics partner company, Shadowline. From 2005 to 2010, Simon was Editor-In-Chief of the company under founder Jim Valentino. In addition to that, she also edited and wrote several outside titles. From 2011 to 2016, Simon worked as the STEM/STEAM Programs manager for the Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles.

Simon is scheduled to start Monday at Skybound's Los Angeles offices.