Tue, 05/02/2013 - 08:45
Jo Lal is to join Watkins Publishing Limited, as publisher, Watkins.
Lal will step into the role on 11th February. Her most recent role was director of author services at HarperCollins. Previously she worked as co-founding deputy marketing director, and marketing director, of Hay House.
Fri, 02/07/2010 - 07:32
Cecil Court bookshop Watkins has received a "tremendous amount of support" since it re-opened in March, with a website relaunch and a summer festival planned for the next couple of months.
Owner Etan Ilfeld said: "Since reopening,...
Wed, 17/03/2010 - 14:00
Watkins Books has re-opened under new ownership after the business was bought by American entrepreneur Etan Ilfeld last week.
The shop - London's oldest esoteric bookshop - re-opened on 13th March and will trade five days a week, from Tuesday to Saturday and Ilfeld has re-employed seven out of the previous nine staff.
Wed, 24/02/2010 - 15:30
London's oldest esoteric bookshop and Cecil Court 'institution' Watkins Books has gone into administration with 11 members of staff losing their jobs.
The bookshop, which was founded in 1897 and moved to Cecil Court in 1901, closed down yesterday (23rd February), following the appointment of administrator Harris Lipman. A...