- Chip Gibson
- Laura Geringer
- Judith Haut, SVP, Comm. & Marketing, Random House Children’s Books
- Susan Katz, former President & Publisher, HarperCollins Children’s Books
- Craig Low, President & Owner, Lee & Low Books
- Barbara Marcus,President & Publisher, Random House Children's Books
- Kristina Peterson, Director, International Publishing, Workman, Algonquin, and Artisan Books and Calendars, Workman Publishing Co., Inc.
- Rich Richter, Literary and Entertainment Agent, Zachary Shuster Harmsworth
- Don Weisberg, President, Macmillan Publishers U.S.