Welcoming Mélanie Ritchot as Sales and Marketing Coordinator
Figure 1 Publishing is delighted to welcome Mélanie Ritchot as our new Sales and Marketing Coordinator. Mélanie will provide sales and marketing support to promote Figure 1 titles, authors, and Figure 1 Publishing as a whole, with a focus on digital marketing strategies.
Before delving into the world of publishing, Mélanie was a journalist reporting for publications like Nunatsiaq News, the Winnipeg Free Press, and Up Here Magazine. Her experience also includes communications, digital marketing, and analytics roles. As a Métis woman, Mélanie is passionate about Indigenous storytelling, and will provide editorial support on select Figure 1 titles. “I’m excited to be joining this team of talented and creative individuals,” she says, “I look forward to working with authors, and spreading the word about Figure 1’s fantastic forthcoming titles.”
“We are happy to have Mélanie join our team,” says Chris Labonté, publisher and president of Figure 1. “She is accomplished and intelligent and hardworking; a young professional with a very promising career in book publishing.”