Larry Kirshbaum

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Larry Kirshbaum
Alma mater University of Michigan
Occupation Chief of publishing at Amazon.com

Laurence "Larry" Kirshbaum is chief of publishing for Amazon Publishing.[1][2] He was formerly CEO of the Time Warner Book Group.[2][3] In 2013, he was accused of sexual assaulting a woman.[4] Catherine Redlich, Kirshbaum's attorney, stated that the incident was a "consensual relationship from a decade ago which turned sour".[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Trachtenberg, Jeffrey A. (May 23, 2011). "Amazon Hires Publishing Veteran Kirshbaum for New Imprint". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved January 19, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b Stone, Brad (January 25, 2012). "Amazon's Hit Man: Larry Kirshbaum was the ultimate book industry insider—until Amazon called". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved April 17, 2012. 
  3. ^ Cohen, Roger (July 17, 1991). "A Title Change". The New York Times. Retrieved January 19, 2017. 
  4. ^ Edwards, Jim (August 28, 2013). "Amazon's Book Publishing Chief Accused Of Sexual Assault In Lawsuit". Retrieved January 19, 2017. 
  5. ^ Edwards, Jim (August 28, 2013). "Lawyer For Amazon's Publishing Chief Blasts Woman Who Accused Him of Sexual Harassment". Business Insider. Retrieved January 19, 2017. 
  6. ^ Bury, Liz (August 29, 2013). "Amazon executive Larry Kirshbaum accused of sexual assault". The Guardian. Retrieved January 19, 2017.