The Global Audiobook Market: A Unique Export Opportunity


The audiobook market is an area of publishing that is witnessing unprecedented growth. Discover the opportunities and challenges the global audiobook market presents for exporting Canadian publishers of all sizes and across both languages.

Designed to provide concrete information for Canadian publishers who seek to take advantage of the growing audio culture, this webinar will address key topics such as:

  • Audiobook Production Explosion
  • Sales Growth in the Market
  • What to Consider When Making an Audiobook
  • Distribution and Sales Opportunities
  • And much more!

This practical, hands-on webinar is designed to provide publishers with knowledge on the major components and latest trends of the global audiobook market to help them succeed in this growing field. Attendance is open to publishers, rights managers, and exporters of all professional levels who wish to hear from a highly-regarded audiobook expert and gain insight into how to make the most the opportunities available in dynamic and accessible format.

This webinar was produced in tandem with our report on the same topic, The Global Audiobook Market

Michele Cobb, a frequent speaker at conferences, workshops, events and panels, is a recognized expert in the audio publishing industry. She began her audiobook career as Assistant Managing Director for L.A. Theatre Works (where she is currently Director of Audio Publishing). She went on to become Vice President of Sales & Marketing for the British Broadcasting Corporation audiobooks division, and has served on the  Audio Publishers Association (APA) board since 2001, as a director and officer, and Executive Director. A well-known provider of PR, Sales, Marketing and Business Development services through her company Fortè Business Consulting, she is also Publisher of both AudioFile Magazine and MMB Media LLC.

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