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Agent Spotlight & Agent Spotlight Updates

  • All Agent Spotlights & Interviews have been updated as of 7/15/2020, and many have been reviewed by the agents. Look for them to be fully updated in 2023.

Thursday Spotlight Update

I was slightly more successful in updating Spotlights this week. Here's the news:

Jill Grinberg's profile has been updated and reviewed.

I added a couple new interviews, quotes, and clients to Michelle Humphrey's profile.

Beth Fleisher has left BG Literary to found her own agency, Clear Sailing Creatives. Ms. Fleisher will be in touch with more details shortly.

As of Janurary, Michael Stearns is only accepting queries by conference submission and referral.

Louise Fury is closed to submissions until further notice.

Joe Veltre has closed The Veltre Company and joined The Gersh Agency as head of their book department (taking his clients with him). Update to follow. The Gersh Agency is generally closed to unsolicited submissions.

Marcia Wernick is leaving the Sheldon Fogleman Agency to launch Wernick and Pratt, a new children's agency, with Linda Pratt. Update to follow.


  1. Thanks for all the updates, Casey! I didn't realize Beth was leaving BG!

  2. As always, you're an irreplaceable fount of info on an irreplaceable blog. THANK YOU!

  3. Thanks for keeping us up to speed with everything, Casey.

    This year it looks like there's some agent musical chairs going on!

  4. Bless you! you are a font of valuable information

  5. Thanks for the updates, Casey--you're awesome!

  6. What would the blog world do without you?! Thanks for all your hard work!

  7. Thanks so much for the information!

  8. Thanks for the update. Will you be posting more information about Beth Fleisher, as it becomes available?

  9. Thank you, everyone!!

    JohnM, yes I will. She's typing up some information for me to add to the profile. Check back!

  10. You rock, Casey! Your blog is my favorite source of agent info on the web. Thank you.