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Sit Down With Literary Agent Meg Thompson & Best-Selling Author Craig Hatkoff for a 1 Hour Meeting in NY

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Donated by: Meg Thompson and Craig Hatkoff

Sit down with one of the book industry's fastest rising stars, literary agent Meg Thompson and #1 New York Times best-selling author Craig Hatkoff for a private, one-hour meeting in Meg's New York office to discuss your book idea! Their feedback might be just the thing you need to refine your pitch or treatment for the next great American Novel or non-fiction blockbuster.

Meg Thompson founded Thompson Literary Agency in 2008. She started in publishing in 2002 working as President Bill Clinton's researcher and fact checker on his memoir, My Life. She then worked for the Charlie Rose show as a writer and researcher before joining LJK Literary Management in 2005. Her clients include #1 NY Times bestselling cookbook author Lisa Leake of 100 Days of Real Food, NY Times bestsellers Ken Denmead, Kelle Hampton, Tom Hart, and Jeremy Rifkin, NY Times and New Yorker essayist Tim Kreider, New York Times bestseller Kim Krans of The Wild Unknown. Thompson Agency is interested in biography, memoir, music, popular science, politics, internet-to-book projects, cookbooks, sports, health and wellness, spirituality, fashion, art, popular culture, and anything that advances our cultural and social dialogue to a more elevated level.

Craig Hatkoff is a co-founder the Tribeca Film Festival and Chairman of Turtle Pond Publications. As one of Scholastic Books' most prolific authors, Hatkoff, along with his daughters, has published the beloved Turtle Pond Collection-- a series of over dozen non-fiction children's books about remarkable, true animal stories of hope, resilience, and friendship including the New York Times #1 best-seller Owen and Mzee. Craig sits on the boards of 15 public, private and non-profit organizations. He is an Adjunct Professor at Columbia Business School.

  • Experience expires on Mar 19, 2019.

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  • Participants must be at least 18 years old.
  • Valid for 2 people.
  • Duration: 1 hour.
  • This is a private meet and greet.
  • The winner may take a photo.
  • The winner can take something small to be signed.
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Disruptor Foundation

Raising awareness of and encouraging the advancement of disruptive innovation theory and its application in societally-critical domains.

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