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
Senior Manager
Kim has been with since shortly after its inception and is now a senior manager within the company. Initially coming to us with little publishing experience but a genuine passion for books along with an ability and willingness to learn, Kim has been instrumental in helping get the business to where it is today. Always ready to go above and beyond to meet deadlines and make sure our clients books are the very best they can be, Kim now keeps a watchful eye on the management of our ongoing publishing projects.
Sophie Durrant
Senior Publishing Consultant
Sophie is extremely passionate about the publishing industry having completed an MA degree in Publishing at Oxford Brookes University. With her education and love for the industry Sophie has been an invaluable addition to the PublishingPush team. Sophie originally joined as a marketing assistant and publishing project assistant but has grown to become on of our senior publishing consultants.
Ben Jones
Senior Project Manager
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
Senior Proofreader
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.
Web Designer
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.
Senior Typesetter
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
Junior Project Manager
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
Junior Project Manager
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.
Kristoffer Baldovino
Junior Project Manager
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.
Linda Liebrand
Senior Publishing Consultant
Linda had previously been the brand director at Madame Tussauds. After a successful career in the city, Linda and her husband moved to a more rural location. Linda began writing and publishing children’s books after the birth of their first child. Linda’s passion for writing and experience coming from her role at Madame Tussauds make Linda a unique and treasured member of the PublishingPush team.
Tarn Walsh
9 to 6 when Tarn is answering calls from our lovely authors is one of the only times she can be found without a book in her hand. Tarn is an avid reader and loves talking with our authors about their books and the stories they are creating for their readers.
Stacy Ramsey
Junior Project Manager
Stacy is a Published Author, with 1 of her 5 books being labelled a Best Buy book in The Independent. She has always loved reading and writing and was excited to be able to bring her industry expertise to Publishing Push to support other Authors along their publishing journey. Additionally, she has a Law Degree, making her a stickler for detail, alongside her own publishing history; Stacy is well versed to help Authors bring their work to life.