Mark Brokering Joins LID Publishing as Associate Publisher

New York, NY, November 08, 2014 --( LID Publishing is expanding its editorial capability in North America by opening an office on the West Coast and incorporating Mark Brokering as Associate Publisher. Based in San Francisco, Brokering will work closely with LID Publishing’s main US office in New York headed by Martin Liu as General Manager and David Woods as Editorial Director.

Brokering is a veteran publishing professional, who has held senior executive positions at HarperCollins and O’Reilly Media. He was until recently the Vice-President of Content Strategy and Acquisition for Safari Books Online.

Brokering will be responsible for developing a new series, “Technology in Practice” (TIP). The TIP series is designed to give non-technical managers and executives the information and guidance they need to understand the benefits of specific technologies and how those technologies can be effectively implemented in their organizations. He will also contribute to other publishing strands within the company.

Brokering comments: “There is often a knowledge and communications gap between an organization’s IT professionals and its business stakeholders. TIP books will bridge this gap.”

Martin Liu, General Manager of LID Publishing, comments: “LID is currently in a phase of expansion in North America. In Mark, we have a highly-respected, much-liked and experienced publishing professional, whose knowledge of and contacts in the technology sector especially will contribute significantly to this expansion. We are very excited to be working with Mark and to growing our presence in the West Coast.”

About LID Publishing

LID Publishing ( and specializes in working with business authors and organizations to help them develop and distribute content to promote their brand, know-how and talent. Founded in 1993, LID has over 1,900 authors and continues to add approximately 125 new titles each year, around one-third in English and the rest in Spanish and other languages. LID has ten offices in seven countries: United States, United Kingdom, Spain, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina and more recently China (established in 2014). Besides its focus on providing an outstanding service in building brand and talent, LID differentiates itself from other publishers by its integrated use of different media platforms (including audiovisual books, interactive journals like, online courses and a speakers’ bureau) and its international coverage.

For further information, please contact: Elisa Freese, LID Publishing (; tel: +1 646 757 4638)
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