Official Press Release
Fletcher Chu-Fong, former Sales Manager at Marvel Enterprises and Price Guide Manager for Wizard Entertainment, rejoins DC's Direct Sales Department as Manager - Events & Retailer Services on March 4, reporting to Patricia Jeres, Director - Sales & Marketing Communications. Chu-Fong worked at DC from 1997 to 2000 as Direct Sales Representative.
In this position, Chu-Fong is responsible for DC's presence at conventions and retailer meetings, including coordination of staff and freelancer travel and on-site convention events. Chu-Fong also acts as administrator of DC's retailer focus group - the Retailer Representative Program. In addition, he supervises various other retailer services.
"We couldn't be happier to have Fletcher come home to DC's Direct Sales team," says Jeres. "His previous experience here at DC plus the added experience he's gained since he left us make him a strong addition to an already strong team."
"I can't begin to say how happy, nay, ecstatic I am, coming home to DC Comics," says Chu-Fong. "To me, it will be like coming back to family. I like the people here. Their spirit and enthusiasm for their craft is unrivaled. It's a spectacular all-star cast of professionals dedicated to the fans, retailers and the whole comics community."
In a related story, the coming weeks also will see Anne Rogers make the transition to her new position as Representative - Events & Retailer Services from her current position as Representative - Direct Sales.
GARY ERSKINE TO ILLUSTRATE THE AUTHORITY #29
Please note that THE AUTHORITY #29, scheduled to be in stores on May 8, will be illustrated by Gary Erskine (VERMILLION), instead of Arthur Adams, as was originally solicited.