Jaime Coyne

Senior Editor
#1 NYT-bestselling, former Big-5 acquisitions editor

A graduate of Colgate University with a concentration in English literature and creative writing, Jaime began her publishing career in marketing services at Palgrave Macmillan. She went on to be an editor at St. Martin’s Press (Macmillan), where she worked on a wide range of fiction and nonfiction, both adult and YA, including Jocko Willink’s #1 New York Times bestseller, Extreme Ownership. Jaime then joined Center Street (Hachette), where she grew the imprint’s military list. She also helped AWA Studios, an independent graphic novel publisher, develop and launch their first imprint, which featured titles from top creators in an array of genres. Jaime has worked with a number of award-winning, New York Times bestselling, and high-profile authors, including Stedman Graham, Arnold Palmer, Artie Lange, Kerry Kennedy, Jason Redman, Tom Clavin, Dalton Fury, Gary Busey, John Oates, Bill Kreutzmann, Pat O’Brien, Tim Kurkjian, David Leadbetter, J. Michael Straczynski, Frank Cho, Gregg Hurwitz, Garth Ennis, Al Madrigal, and Steve Aoki. As a Senior Editor at KAA, Jaime collaborates with clients to develop and edit their projects into their strongest possible versions; a number of these books have gone on to hit the Wall Street Journal and USA Today bestseller lists. She is passionate about helping authors realize their dreams of sharing their stories with the world.

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