About Gryphon Publishing Consulting
Gryphon Publishing Consulting, LLC is a boutique subsidiary rights, permissions and licensing company that specializes in helping independent publishers grow their books' income potential and gain more visibility from readers through targeted outbound licensing.
Serializations, audio, book clubs, special sales, foreign licensing and more are within your reach with GPC on your side. Let us represent your content to new clients to cultivate new deals and partnerships, resulting in increased revenue and reach.
Gryphon Publishing Consulting, LLC also offers inbound rights management services, permissions clearance for text and photos, fair use manuscript evaluations, rights policy (copyright policy) development, copyright education, and more.
Contact us for a Fair Use manuscript review to help your company determine any permissions needs on forthcoming projects, or have Gryphon Publishing Consulting research and execute permissions clearance on your next project on time and under budget.
Gryphon Publishing Consulting is your one-stop shop for all of your permissions and licensing needs.
About our Founder
Our founder and President, Mary Jo Courchesne, has more than 20 years of experience in publishing. During her 14 year tenure at National Geographic Books, she grew Subsidiary Rights from a small department managing outgoing permissions to a rights powerhouse generating more than seven figures in subsidiary income from multiple channels each year. For the last 10 years, she has also served as Adjunct Professor in The George Washington University's Masters in Publishing program where she instructs students about copyright and permissions in a course entitled Editorial Content, Rights and Permissions. She is an active member of the Independent Book Publishers Association, the American Society of Picture Professionals, the Society of Children's Books Writers and Illustrators, and Washington Publishers.