Watrous Has Globe Pequot Poised for Better 2006 and Beyond

October 2006
Book Publishing Report;10/2/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 38, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the reorganization of staff and implementation of new strategies of Globe Pequot Press in Guilford, Connecticut. The company's president, Scott Watrous, expects a double-digit increase in revenue after the company had done new strategies. Watrous downplayed the focus on imprints. He also put in place what he hopes will be a more cohesive managerial team. He also said that no layoffs were involved in the restructuring process.


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