Brian Tart was named President and Publisher of Gotham in 2014. He remains in his separate role as President and Publisher of Dutton, and is also President and Publisher of Avery and Viking Studio. He joined Penguin in 1998 as the Editor in Chief of Dutton and was named Publisher in 2005 and then President in 2006. He has published #1 bestselling authors such as Ken Follett, Harlan Coben, Eckhart Tolle, Al Franken, and Mark Owen, author of No Easy Day. A twenty-year veteran of the publishing industry, Mr. Tart started his career as an Editorial Assistant at Bantam Books and rose to Senior Editor before leaving to join Dutton in 1998.
Vice President and Editorial Director
Megan Newman is the Vice President and Editorial Director of Viking Studio, as well as Avery. Prior to joining Penguin in 2004, Megan was the editorial director of HarperResource where she published bestselling books by Nicholas Perricone, Bobbi Brown, Wayne Dyer, Lily Pulitzer, and more.