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Joan Sloser


With a degree in English literature, Joan Sloser began her career at a daily newspaper before moving into magazines.

In 1985 Joan joined the staff of The Mesa Group, an advertising agency specializing in book publishing, quickly making her mark in the company.

As vice president of The Mesa Group, she worked for twenty-one years with major book publishers designing ad campaigns for books, many of which became bestsellers.