ITEM: Lunch, and an editorial response + agent advice, with CEO of UK’s largest literary agency
DETAILS: Jonny Geller, Joint CEO of Curtis Brown and literary agent to John le Carre’, William Boyd, Tracy Chevalier, David Nicholls and David Mitchell amongst others, will send you an editorial report and agenting advice to any first time writer.
BIO: Jonny Geller is Joint CEO of Curtis Brown and Managing Director of the books division. Jonny represents a wide range of writers, from authors of first class literary fiction to best-selling thriller writers, from ground-breaking journalists to public figures and business people, from comedians and actors to the very best writers in the field of women’s commercial fiction. Jonny was shortlisted for the British Inspiration Awards in 2011, and was shortlisted for the Literary Agent of the Year Award three times before winning the award in 2012. He has consistently been included in the Evening Standard’s 1000 Most Influential People in London list. He was named amongst Britain’s most influential 500 people by Debrett’s 500 in association with the Sunday Times in 2015 and in the same year as one of GQ’s 100 Most Connected Men in Britain.
WHO CAN BID: Worldwide (travel costs not included)