Bio

Over the course of her career in book publishing, Stephanie Land has collaborated with many renowned thought leaders and professionals, including an American Book Award winner, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, and multiple psychologists, activists, marketers, entrepreneurs, and television personalities.

Prior to going freelance, she was an editor for the two largest publishing houses in the country. At Random House she worked with an array of nonfiction, self-help, and business authors, such as Jon Krakauer, Naomi Wolf, Spencer Johnson, Herb Boyd, J. Edward Russo and Paul Schoemaker, and Gary Klein. Later, she helped launch Penguin’s business imprint, Portfolio, editing bestselling authors such as marketing guru Seth Godin, personal finance expert Jean Chatzky, and New York Times journalist David Cay Johnston.

Since going freelance, Stephanie has edited or ghostwritten books about everything from whale songs to restaurateuring to marriage therapy. She ghostwrote Gary Vaynerchuk’s newest title, #AskGaryVee, as well as his three previous bestsellers–Crush It!, The Thank You Economy, and Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook. She served as editorial consultant to Shark Tank star Lori Greiner for her book Invent It, Sell It, Bank It!, and worked with The Second City on their book, Yes, And. Look for Give Work: Saving the World One Job at a Time, her collaboration with Leila Janah, CEO of Samasource and LXMI, in September 2017.

Stephanie lives in Austin, Texas.
stephanie@stephanielandeditorial.com