Billian Publishing

Billian Publishing/Trans World Publishing Makes Appointment
June 1, 2001

Gayle Hartman was appointed as corporate production manager at Billian Publishing/Trans World Publishing. The position was recently established to assist in evaluating the business model of magazine production at the Atlanta-based organization. Hartman will coordinate and direct all aspects of production for each magazine title, including Art & Antiques, Boating World, Textile Industries and Textiles Panamericanos. She will work with the magazines' production managers in matters of budgeting, quality assurance and streamlining the publication process in regards to advances in printing technology. The first step initiated by Hartman is two-fold—cost efficiency and imaging quality—by implementing digital CTP printing for Art & Antiques. "As the cost