August 30, 2014
Location: Carlsbad Dove Library
Jason has spent twenty years helping creative individuals – actors, dancers, musicians – make a living from their art. He is a Senior Vice President at Audible (a division of Amazon.com). He launched and now runs the groundbreaking ACX (Audiobook Creation Exchange) service, which connects voiceover actors with great books to create more audiobooks for the ever-growing base of audiobook listeners. Jason also oversees Audible Studios, which in 2013 received a Grammy award as well as nine Audie Awards. He holds an MBA from Columbia University in New York.
Audiobook publishing is one of the fastest growing segments of the publishing industry. If you’ve written an ebook or print book, learn how to have it produced as an audiobook. In this session, we’ll discuss how easy it is to use Audible.com’s Audiobook Creation Exchange (ACX) to make audiobooks. Topics include selecting audition scripts, casting a winning voice, how to work with audiobook producers, and how to sell your completed audiobook on Audible, Amazon, and iTunes.