IDW Names Nachie Marsham as Publisher and Veronica Brooks is Promoted to Vice President of Creative Affairs
IDW Publishing and IDW Entertainment, subsidiaries of IDW Media Holdings Inc., announced today that industry veteran Nachie Marsham has been tapped as the company’s new Publisher with Veronica Brooks being promoted to Vice President of Creative Affairs
Marsham brings nearly 25 years of industry experience to his new role at IDW, where he will be tasked with overseeing IDW Publishing’s strategic business units, integrating product cross-platform programs, establishing product growth initiatives with partners, broadening customer experiences to new platforms and expanding the company’s extensive IP portfolio. Before joining IDW, Marsham was the Executive Editor at Disney Publishing Worldwide where he oversaw editorial teams working with various creative divisions of The Walt Disney Company, working on books including original and extension content for a variety of franchises, and working on new IP development for best-selling series from Disney. Starting in 2018, he led the Marvel Press imprint of Disney Publishing Worldwide, editing and providing creative direction for prose and picture books, in addition to asset creation for both the vertical publishing division and the licensed business. Prior to his time at Disney Publishing, he spent more than eight years in editorial at DC Comics across a wide variety of titles and age ranges. Preceding his time at DC, Marsham spent years at Wizard Entertainment holding various positions within the company.
Brooks steps up from Senior Director to VP of Creative Affairs where she will work across IDW Entertainment and IDW Publishing, alongside Marsham, to develop strategy and hone creative development for IDW’s translation of their extensive IP library, as well as IP from new creators, into TV, film, podcasts and digital media. Prior to IDW, Brooks was an independent producer and held roles at Ziff Davis, NBCUniversal and MTV. She started her career in features, and was Associate Producer on the films Just Like Heaven and 500 Days Of Summer.