Full Agent Profile: Joelle Delbourgo



NAME

Joelle Delbourgo

AGENCY
Joelle Delbourgo Associates
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
joelle@delbourgo.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.delbourgo.com/



FICTION GENRES

NONFICTION GENRES

History | Religion | Medical | Science | Cookbooks | Adventure/True Story | Spirituality | Current Affairs | Business | Women's Issues | Pop Culture | Psychology | Health & Fitness | Technology

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent is closed to queries
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    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She looks for distinctive voices, groundbreaking research, “big think” books, memorable writing. Her clients include journalists, business leaders, commercial and literary novelists (both adult and young adult), medical experts, memoirists, historians, scientists, self-help experts, psychologists, entrepreneurs, bloggers, food writers and ghostwriters.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • Do not send category romance, science fiction and fantasy, mystery, westerns, children's books
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    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Former Senior Vice-President, Editor-in-Chief and Associate Publisher for HarperCollins Adult Trade; former VP, Editor-in-Chief, Ballantine Books/Random House; former Editor, Bantam Books
    EDUCATION
    • Graduate of Williams College with a double major in history and English, and has a Master's in comparative literature from Columbia University


    NEW DEALS
    Non-Fiction | Business
    Global executives of several Fortune 500 companies Christopher Frank and Paul Magnone's CRUNCH: Making Smarter Decisions in a Data Overloaded World, about our mobile, social, viral world, in which everything can be sized, tracked, trended, compared and measured -- which is supposed to make us feel smarter, but instead we have data explosion leading to decision implosion -- offering simple tools for overcoming data overload that will transform information into insights that inspire us to do things differently, to David Moldawer at Portfolio, for publication in Fall 2011, by Joelle Delbourgo at Joelle Delbourgo Associates (World).

    Non-Fiction | Technology
    "The Technology Tailor," consultant and spokesperson for some of the market leaders in consumer electronics Alex Goldfayn's EVANGELIST MARKETING: Converting Technology Consumers into Loyal and Passionate Fans, the definitive guide to building brand loyalty by capturing and capitalizing on the incredible marketing capabilities of the technology consumer, to Glenn Yeffeth at BenBella Books, for publication in January 2012, by Joelle Delbourgo at Joelle Delbourgo Associates (World).

    Non-Fiction | Journalism
    Journalist Samantha Parent's I'M NO SUPERWOMAN: How Today's Moms Are Embracing Imbalance and Finding Joy in the Juggle, 22 real-life stories that expose the dirty truths of motherhood, the triumphs and failures, the inevitable challenges and crises that life brings from battles with cancer, lost jobs and broken marriages to the heartbreak of infertility and lots of "bad mommy" moments, to Catherine Treadgold at Coffeetown Press, for publication in Spring 2011, by Joelle Delbourgo at Joelle Delbourgo Associates (NA).

    Non-Fiction | Cookbooks
    NYT bestselling author of THE SNEAKY CHEF Missy Chase Lapine's THE INSTANT SNEAKY CHEF: Quick, Healthy Fixes for Your Favorite Packaged Foods, returning with speedy shortcuts for busy moms in this new collection of 100 nutrition-packed, kid-friendly recipes, to Jennifer Kasius at Running Press, for publication in Fall 2011, by Joelle Delbourgo at Joelle Delbourgo Associates (World English).

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Ireland Unhinged: Encounters With a Wildly Changing Country
    Author:   David Monagan
    Genres:   Business | Cultural/Social Issues
    Publisher:   Council Oak Books (March 9, 2011)
    The boom-to-bust story of Ireland by the acclaimed author of Jaywalking with the Irish


    Tabloid Medicine: How the Internet is Being Used to Hijack Medical Science for Fear and Profit
    Author:   Robert Goldberg
    Genres:   Medical | Pop Culture
    Publisher:   Kaplan Publishing; 1 edition (December 14, 2010)
    Tabloid Medicine also uncovers how anti-pharmaceutical movements on the Internet not only drive people away from taking vaccines and medicines that have been proven to work, they also undermine medical progress across the board. Because of this dangerous trend, the number of new vaccines and drugs in development is at an all-time low, despite the wealth of medical knowledge and genetic technology available. With Dr. Goldberg’s help, consumers will know where to look for health information and how to put public safety back in the hands of medical professionals.





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    PREVIOUS AGENCIES
    Joelle Delbourgo Associates (old address)