Head Judge – Alison Jones
Alison is the founder of Practical Inspiration Publishing, a partnership publishing company, and author of This Book Means Business. She worked for 25 years with leading companies such as Chambers, Oxford University Press and Macmillan. She was Director of Innovation Strategy at Palgrave Macmillan.
Alison provides executive coaching, consultancy and training services to publishers, she regularly speaks and blogs on the publishing industry, and is on the board of the Independent Publishers Guild.