Mumbi Gichuhi is a seasoned publisher with over 15 years’ experience. Her mission is to use the written word to influence and to advance positive social impact. She has overseen publications that have been used in several countries in Africa, and further afield, Europe and the United States. She is also the managing editor for Prose Magazine, a publication that strives to elevate discourse on issues around the pan-African agenda.
Mumbi has a firm grasp on the intricacies of the editorial, translation, publishing and printing processes. She works in close liaison with authors, editors and translators, to ensure that technical terms, references and language are accurate, coherent, and congruent for the audiences for which they are intended. She has led editorial teams in publishing in diverse sectors, including, but not limited, to human rights, tourism, energy and economics.
Apart from this, she been a guest speaker and panelist on various forums, especially those pertinent to women in leadership as this is an area that is very close to her heart. Her interests are reading, dancing, music, travel and the arts.
Business Development Manager
Lydia Ndiinu is an experienced professional with a strong history in managing client relationships. She has a vast experience in securing new customers, analysing market and competitive trends, negotiating, closing profitable deals and nurturing beneficial relationships.
By leveraging on product expertise and keen insight to implement strategic sales and marketing solutions, she excels at connecting with key decision makers and quickly building profitable, lasting partnerships that sustain revenue growth. She plays a major role in recruiting, training, and managing top-performing sales teams and coaching staff to achieve goals in alignment with corporate objectives.
Lydia describes herself as a go getter, a people person and a sharp communicator. The mum of four loves children and volunteers in various children’s homes from time to time.
Joyce W. Mbugu
Joyce Mbugu oversees all financial functions in the company. She has over five years progressive experience in accounting and auditing having worked previously with an audit firm.
Joyce places a premium on teamwork and has a deep desire to positively impact the teams she works with.
She highly values honesty and integrity and is self-driven. She has strong interpersonal skills and excellent customer relations. She also has a passion for the girl child, more so, in matters education.
Design and Production Manager
Patrick Waswani is a creative and multi-talented communications expert, with over ten years’ work experience. With a background in graphic design, he has extensive experience in publication and print design.
Patrick has exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills and is also a passionate creator of innovative publication designs. He is well adapted to performing in deadline-driven environments.
In his role as head of design and production at Epsilon Publishers, Patrick has successfully managed and coordinated editorial work from the raw manuscript, editing, design, and layout through to complete publications.
He works closely with clients to create the vision, conceive designs, and consistently meet deadlines and requirements. He is a dynamic team player who eﬀectively builds, motivates, and directs design and production teams. He is able to coordinate designers, consultants, and vendors to meet all project requirements. Patrick also manages operational and strategic functions at Epsilon Publishers.
Patrick has a penchant for reading and travel.
Wangari is a Linguist who has an intriguing liking to what the complex English world offers. She is an editor and content writer at Epsilon Publishers.
Being tasked with working on different material has enabled her to strengthen her workmanship and knowledge. She could go from editing a book on city planning on one day to developing characters for a children’s storybook on the next, which makes her journey and career even more fun and diverse.
She is a firm believer in the immeasurable, positive opportunities and discoveries the world has to offer for learning and growth, which should always be taken advantage of. With these opportunities, she also believes that once one has walked through their doorways, they should not slum them shut behind them, but reach back.
Wangari is well-integrated, has good communication skills and has a keen eye to detail. Being well-integrated has enabled her to handle coordination and communication with different teams easily and follow up with tasks in a manageable and professional way.
She enjoys giving back to the community and is part of an NGO, she also loves animals, nature, The Office, good music, dance and exploring beautiful, exciting places.
Social Media Manager
Jackline Mukami is a Content Writer with vast and proven experience in copy writing and editing, content strategy and marketing communications. She has worked with carious publications including Management Magazine, Homes Kenya Magazine and Couture Africa. She also focuses on creating brand content that is conversational, engaging and adds value to any brand.
Jackie is passionate about transporting readers to a place where the land is lush and untamed, heroes have endearing flaws, the women are way stronger than they look, and chivalry is alive and well.
Music, coffee and a good read will keep her going. Sometimes she will have a good laugh with the fam, sometimes she will cook, and other times she will just have some good wine for a good cry. In another world, she hates conforming and believes that the world is big enough to accommodate even the wildest of the dreams.