Chris Forsyth

Chris Forsyth - Editor

Durham, NC, United States

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Overview

I'm an author/editor of 40 years' experience and have worked around the world in the U.S., U.K., Australia, India, and Europe. I've published 5 books with a second novel just completed looking for a publisher.
Languages
English (AUS)
English (UK)
English (US)
Fiction
Action & Adventure
Classics
Historical Fiction
Literary Fiction
Young Adult
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs
Business & Management
Economics
History
Inspirational
New Age
Philosophy
Political Science & Current Affairs
Religion & Spirituality
Sports & Outdoors
Travel

Awards

  • Best Headline 1995 Press Club of the East Bay

Work experience

Co-founder

Forsyth Communications
November, 2010 – Present (almost 10 years)

10 years editor Sybase Magazine; speechwriter for Sybase CEO, John Chen.
9 years at ANG Newspapers; city editor Fremont Argus; editorial page editor Oakland Tribune.
Author of The Governor General (fiction); Pitched Battles (nonfiction); Can Australia Survive World War III? (nonfiction); The Great Cricket Hijack (nonfiction); ghost wrote, The New Data Imperative, 2009 (nonfiction) [see below]
Content writer for Sybase, Cisco, iCool Technologies.
Staff writer for The Age (Melbourne); The Australian; The Sydney Daily Telegraph; editor at the Oakland Tribune; Fremont Argus

Co-founder

Forsyth Communications
August, 2009 – Present (about 11 years)

Editing books and writing marketing content for IT companies including Sybase, (now SAP), Cisco, ICool Technologies and others.

Portfolio (4 selected works)

The New Data Imperative: Managing Real-Time Risk in Capital Markets

Raj Nathan, Irfan Khan, Sinan Baskan

Effective capital and financial risk management now requires that information flows no longer be handled independently in business unit silos; they must be unified for use in front, middle and back offices and to aid compliance with internal controls and regulatory demands. Drawing on their individual and corporate experience at the leading edge of IT developments, three of Sybase's senior IT ... read more

Effective capital and financial risk management now requires that information flows no longer be handled independently in business unit silos; they must be unified for use in front, middle and back offices and to aid compliance with internal controls and regulatory demands. Drawing on their individual and corporate experience at the leading edge of IT developments, three of Sybase's senior IT ... read more

The Great Cricket Hijack

Christopher Forsyth

The Governor-General

Christopher Forsyth

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