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Carol Grossmeyer

By - Jul 14th, 2009 09:14 pm
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This week on the podcast, Mark talks to Carol Grossmeyer, former owner of Harry W. Schwartz bookshops and current owner of its sister company, 800-CEO-READ. Carol and Mark talk about the challenges facing brick-and-mortar bookstores, the importance of supporting independent local businesses and what’s next for the company.

This is a special TWO-WEEK Edition of Backstage with Mark Metcalf. Next week, Mark meets Todd Sattersten and Jack Covert of 800-CEO-Read to talk about how a book goes from good idea to bookshelf, what makes a business book great and the future of print publishing.

We guarantee you, it’s a fascinating series, so stay tuned!

Backstage with Mark Metcalf: Carol Grossmeyer

Backstage with Mark Metcalf is produced with WMSE 91.7 FM at the beautiful downtown studio of the Milwaukee School of Engineering. Tell your friends, and if you’d like to get in on some sweet podcast action (should we interview you? Do you know someone who has a great story to tell?), by all means, send us an email.

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