Bruce Haring

Bruce Haring - Marketer

Los Angeles, CA, United States

I am a ghostwriter and manage the world's largest network of book festivals, including the New York and Hollywood book festivals.

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Overview

I am a ghostwriter and manage the world's largest network of book festivals, including the New York, Hollywood, San Francisco and New England book festivals. I am the author of five books, with two more on the way. I am a former entertainment reporter and music editor for USA Today, BIllboard and Variety, and my work has appeared in such publications as Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly, US and more.

Fiction
Adventure
Children's Picture Books
Crime & Mystery
Humor & Comedy
Young Adult & Teen
Non-Fiction
History
Parenting & Families
Publishing
Sex & Relationships
Social & Behavioral Sciences

Awards

  • Music Journalism Association Best Book 1996

Work experience

Managing Director

Self-employed
November, 2016 – Present (almost 2 years)

We have launched a new venture to provide an avenue for our network of book festival winners to take on new projects suited to their skills and background. If you have a project, we'l recommend three potential authors for your review.

Managing Director

Self-employed
June, 2006 – Present (over 12 years)

We run the New York Book Festival, an annual event in Manhattan that honors books worthy of further attention from the world publishing capital. The event has included several festivals in New York's Central Park and in its hotels. Our annual awards were held last year at the Algonquin Hotel, marking a return to that venue after several years at the Grolier Club.

Managing Director

Self-employed
June, 2006 – Present (over 12 years)

The Hollywood Book Festival honors books worthy of further attention from the film, television, video gaming and multimedia industries. We hold at annual awards program at the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood, the home of the first Academy Awards program, and have hosted outdoor festivals at the Grove, Barnsdall Art Park and Space 15 Twenty in Hollywood.

Portfolio (5 selected works)

Off the Charts: Ruthless Days and Reckless Nights Inside the Music Industry

Bruce Haring

This explosive expose examines the music industry from 1981 to the present, offering insights into the ways in which, despite the introduction of modern marketing techniques and corporate imaging, the music industry has remained, for the most part, a shell game played by hustlers. of photos.

This explosive expose examines the music industry from 1981 to the present, offering insights into the ways in which, despite the introduction of modern marketing techniques and corporate imaging, the music industry has remained, for the most part, a shell game played by hustlers. of photos.

Beyond The Charts: MP3 and the Digital Music Revolution

Bruce Haring

MP3 is a digital compression system that squeezes a compact disc file down to a size easily transmitted over the Internet. Music fans rejoiced at its introduction...but the major recording industry shuddered. "Beyond The Charts" tells the story of digital music's revolutionary attack on the traditional record industry, tracing it from its hobbyist beginnings to its current status as a venue fo... read more

MP3 is a digital compression system that squeezes a compact disc file down to a size easily transmitted over the Internet. Music fans rejoiced at its introduction...but the major recording industry shuddered. "Beyond The Charts" tells the story of digital music's revolutionary attack on the traditional record industry, tracing it from its hobbyist beginnings to its current status as a venue fo... read more

King of Rock: Respect, Responsibility, and My Life with Run-DMC

Darryl McDaniels, Bruce Haring

Darryl McDaniels, better known as DMC, is only one-third of the groundbreaking rap group Run-DMC, but his trendsetting style and street-smart wisdom have made him a star in his own right. Darryl formed Run-DMC fifteen years ago with two friends, and since then the group has been transforming rap and hip-hop into the most popular music in the world, while building a fan base that quietly rivals... read more

Darryl McDaniels, better known as DMC, is only one-third of the groundbreaking rap group Run-DMC, but his trendsetting style and street-smart wisdom have made him a star in his own right. Darryl formed Run-DMC fifteen years ago with two friends, and since then the group has been transforming rap and hip-hop into the most popular music in the world, while building a fan base that quietly rivals... read more

How Not to Destroy Your Career in Music: Avoiding the Common Mistakes Most Musicians Make

Bruce Haring

Haring will guide the reader through the inner workings of the 21st century music business and empower musicians to take advantage of a changing business landscape, teaching them how to avoid the traps that have ensnared several generations of unwary musicians.

Haring will guide the reader through the inner workings of the 21st century music business and empower musicians to take advantage of a changing business landscape, teaching them how to avoid the traps that have ensnared several generations of unwary musicians.

Winning PR in the Wired World: Powerful Communications Strategies for the Noisy Digital Space (Mcgraw-Hill Briefcase Book)

Don Middleberg

No industry has been affected more permanently and positively by the Internet than public relations. Winning PR in the Wired World brings everyone from the CEO to the director of marketing up to cyberspeed by teaching them everything they need to know about PR in the new digital economy. Readers will learn how to implement communications guru Don Middleberg’s four fast “rules” to successful PR... read more

No industry has been affected more permanently and positively by the Internet than public relations. Winning PR in the Wired World brings everyone from the CEO to the director of marketing up to cyberspeed by teaching them everything they need to know about PR in the new digital economy. Readers will learn how to implement communications guru Don Middleberg’s four fast “rules” to successful PR... read more

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