Cally Poplak is Managing Director of Egmont Press (the specialist children’s publisher), which has a publishing portfolio that contains best-selling and prize-winning authors like Michael Morpurgo, Lemony Snicket, Andy Stanton, Michelle Magorian and William Nicholson, classic brands such as Winnie-the-Pooh and Tintin, and contemporary brands such as Orla Kiely and World of Happy.

Cally started her career in publishing as an editor then publisher.  She is a firm believer in the opportunity to reach new readers through digital, and is experimenting with a number of different digital formats to find out more about what digital means for readers and writers – and publishers.