Judy Quinn joins the New York staff of Variety as a reporter covering the book and magazine beats, Editor-in-Chief Peter Bart announced.
Quinn, along with Hollywood-based reporter Chris Petrikin, will spearhead Variety’s expanded coverage of the publishing business, particularly how it intersects with the whole range of entertainment businesses that have been inherent to the paper’s traditional editorial focus.
Previously, Quinn was book news editor for Publishers Weekly, the publishing industry magazine and a sister publication of Daily Variety. Prior to that position, she served as executive editor at Incentive, a business trade publication, and as book review and features editor for Library Journal.
A native of New York, Quinn graduated from Rutgers University in 1985.