Jud Meyers

Jud Meyers began his career in at Titan Publishing in London, England, before making the jump into the retail sector. He co-founded his first brick-and-mortar bookstore in California and is the recipient of the Will Eisner Spirit of Retailing Award. He has been the co-founder, owner and CEO of three successful bookstores. Blastoff, his last store in Hollywood, was founded in partnership with author Scott Tipton, and was known for its dedication to charitable partnerships with children’s hospitals, schools and libraries all over America. He was the former Director of Sales & Marketing at Humanoids Publishing, where he helped launch three successful new book imprints and expanded the French publisher’s book-market presence in America as well as the Global Sales Director for IDW Publishing, growing and expanding their sales channels in worldwide book and direct-market distribution, foreign licensing opportunities and all digital initiatives.