Karen Rinaldi SVP/Publisher
Karen Rinaldi has been a publishing executive for over two decades. Prior to joining Harper Collins in 2012 to found the imprint, Harper Wave, she was Managing Director and Publisher of Bloomsbury USA, which she joined at its inception in 1999 and served on the Bloomsbury PLC Group Operating Board from 2004 to 2008. From 2008 to 2011 Rinaldi was Publisher and General Manager of Rodale Books and also served on the Rodale Executive Management Committee. In her editorial role, Rinaldi has edited and published across a wide range of categories, from the literary to the prescriptive. Among authors she has edited and published, past and present, are David Wojnarowicz, Anthony Bourdain, Susannah Clark, Ben Schott, Al Gore, David Kessler, Elizabeth Lesser, Mitch Albom, Vivek Murthy, Carla Hall, Kristin Neff, Matt Hussey, Aubrey Marcus, Gregory Gourdet.