Areas of Expertise
- Book Design and Production
- Marketing Graphic Design and Production
- Adobe Creative Suite Proficiency
Janis Owens is a freelance book designer. She came to publishing at Little, Brown and Company in Boston, beginning in the sales and marketing department, eventually moving to the production department. She became a Senior Adult Trade Book Designer for the Trade Book division of Little, Brown.
As a freelancer, she has run her own design studio working for such publishers as Davis Publications, Addison Wesley, David Godine, Northeastern University Press, Beacon Press, Texas Tech University Press and Times Books. She partnered with Books By Design, Inc., in Cambridge, Mass., where she became more involved in the college textbook area creating course material for Houghton, Mifflin and Bedford-St. Martin.
Other work includes catalogues and marketing material for museums and other businesses.