Meet Our Team

Patrick Walsh
Founded in June 2014 to help publishing companies with their digital advertising strategy. The business has since evolved beyond this point to aid publishing companies and independent authors alike to promote and publish their books around the world. Patrick oversees all the main functions of the business and runs the initial calls with new authors.
Kim Boorman
Kim has been with since shortly after its inception. Kim manages the marketing campaigns. She collates the press releases from our writers, the research from our researchers and puts it all together. Kim will be the one who contacts you with the marketing reports and she also project manages a number of the ongoing publishing projects.
Sophie Durrant
Sophie recently completed an MA degree in Publishing at Oxford Brookes University. With her education in publishing specifically and a passion for the industry, it was a clear choice to add Sophie to the team. Her role is as marketing assistant and publishing project assistant.
Ben Jones
Ben is a Senior PM here at PublishingPush. He is technically astute and passionate about the industry which makes him an incredible asset to the company and the authors we work with.Ben enjoys the process of helping authors realise a dream of becoming published and retains a sense of pride from being involved in the process of idea to implementation. Ben loves to get his teeth into a project and making it happen. Ben has invested in courses and software to expand his publishing knowledge.Ben is an avid reader of both fiction and non-fiction publications.
Christine Hickman
Christine is our senior proofreader and copy-editor here at PublishingPush. She takes great pleasure in taking a drafted piece and transforming it into whatever the client has specified. She excels in spelling and grammar, formatting, ensuring readability, and delivering a professionally crafted manuscript. Christine has an unparalleled eye for detail, a true passion for her work and over 20 years experience in her craft.
Ilias is our in-house developer and designer who produces the fantastic WordPress websites that we build for our authors. Ilias has over 7 years of eperience with WordPress. There isn’t any function or feature that Ilias can’t create. Passionate about great design and websites we are very pleased to have Ilias as part of the team.
Karl is a graphic designer, with over 18 years of experience in book publishing and design, for publishing companies and authors worldwide. Specialising in designing book interiors, covers, typesetting, layout work, artwork redraws, image manipulation and more.
Scott Nathan
Scott is a Junior PM here at Publishing Push.Scott began his career working in pre-press for an independent West-Yorkshire publisher who had their own in-house Heidelberg/Linotype reprographic machinery. Scott assisted them in publishing a once per month “on the shelf” magazine.Scott personally ran the Heidelberg reprographic machinery and worked mostly within the Quark and Photoshop environments. Scott handled page layout, formatting and typesetting when running the Heidelberg machinery.This has given Scott an incredible grounding in the publishing industry and it is an industry he has been a part of for years. Scott has thoroughly enjoyed the shift to digital and helps our authors publish their books in both eBook and print formats.
Audrey Seligmann
Audrey is a Junior PM here at Publishing Push. Audrey studied English literature with creative writing at the University of Leeds. As a English literature student, Audrey fell in love with writing and she enjoys helping authors to realise their publishing dreams.With her knowledge if creative writing Audrey is well positioned to help fiction writers bring their stories to life.
Lily Ruahh
Lily handles PR communication and the writing of our newsletter and blog posts. Lily is a graduate of the University of Roehampton, London. Lily graduated in June 2016 with a first-class honours degree in Creative Writing BA. Lily then went on to complete a Creative Writing Masters.During her studies, Lily has learned all aspects of proofreading and editing; creative writing such as poetry, novel, screenplay, script, and non-fiction writing such as journalism and autobiographical.Lily’s thesis was in novel writing which meant she was an ideal candidate to join us here at Publishing Push.
Kristoffer Baldovino
Kris is a Junior PM here at Publishing Push and works relentlessly to ensure authors books are published to the highest standard. Kris has been working in the publishing industry for a long time and has helped authors to publish a vast array of different stories.