Jennifer Kasius

Executive Editor
#1 NYT-bestselling editor and former editorial director at Running Press (Hachette)

Over the course of her three decades in the publishing industry, Jennifer has acquired multiple New York Times bestsellers, including the #1 NYT bestsellers You Are a Badass by Jen Sincero (more than 4 million copies sold) and the vegan manifesto Skinny Bitch by Rory Freedman and Kim Barnouin. As Editorial Director of Running Press (Hachette Book Group), she acquired mainly in the areas of memoir, self-help, and lifestyle, working with HGTV/Trading Spaces interior designer Vern Yip, Real Housewives stars Lisa Vanderpump and Teresa Giudice, television writer and producer Kari Lizer, comic artist Liz Climo, James Beard Award-nominated chef Asha Gomez, and “Sober Curious” leader Ruby Warrington.

Prior to her 17 years at Running Press, Jennifer worked as an acquisitions editor at Crown/Three Rivers Press and Dutton/Plume (which are now imprints of Penguin Random House). 

Jennifer’s particular passion is to help authors bring their unique stories and inspiring messages to the world. Find out more about Jennifer on LinkedIn.