Goldstein Named IDW Publisher; Ryall, Hedgecock Also Rise

Greg Goldstein, COO and president of IDW publishing since 2008, has been promoted to publisher of the San Diego comics house effective immediately. Goldstein will retain his duties as president and COO.

In addition IDW chief creative officer Chris Ryall will add the role of editor in chief to his duties; and managing editor David Hedgecock has been named to the newly created position of associate publisher.

“I could not be more honored that Ted [Adams] has put his trust in me to continue guiding the direction of IDW’s future in this expanded role,” Goldstein said.

Ted Adams, CEO of IDW Media Holdings, said, “As company President, Greg has proven to be an invaluable asset to IDW and continues to put his heart and savvy into a company that is near and dear to me. His passion coupled with his intimate knowledge of the business will serve him well as head of publishing.”

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