Jemma has always been a champion of new writing. She believes passionately in helping writers find new audiences and reach their full potential. At Tablo, Jemma will be working on creative partnerships with writers, major publishers, libraries and more to provide all of you with amazing new opportunities for your work. Together we'll be working to build Tablo into the most thriving global community in publishing, and create an ecosystem that helps you achieve even more with your books.
Jemma: "I'll be helping make the Tablo experience as compelling as it can be—and this includes looking for ways authors can make more of a living from their work. We want to attract the best new writers to Tablo and encourage established writers to experiment and share work they wouldn’t usually do elsewhere. Our vision is also to work hand-in-hand with traditional publishing to offer the best of both worlds."
This year is shaping up to be big for Tablo, and equally big for our authors. We're going to make a conscious effort to be more open about our plans so you can see how we're approaching the future of publishing. In the coming months you'll see breakthroughs in the writing experience, a new way to browse for stories, and major partnerships that hint at changes in the publishing model.
Welcoming Jemma as our Creative Director is a clue of what's to come. If you have a spare moment, tweet her hello and make her feel welcome. Our shared vision is for a democratised publishing industry, powered by technology and unburdened by gatekeepers, that allows any writer to become the next bestseller. Thanks for being a part of the journey :