Kory French

Location: NYC // With BTR Since: 2010 // Twitter

Kory French is the Founder and Principal of Emily Consulting, a consulting company that leads start-up and early-stage companies in everything from concept development to strategic planning to scaling and exit plans. Prior to founding Emily consulting, he served in business development at Lord Cultural Resources Consulting Firm.

Before returning to school to get a Master's Degree, Kory spent five years in the private lending division of BMO Bank of Montreal. He earned a Bachelor of Art from Acadia University in Nova Scotia, Canada, and an MA from Columbia University in New York, NY. In 2013, a play Kory wrote, titled Abramovic, opened in NYC.

Kory is the host of BTR's Book Talk and was a co-host of BTR Sports until it ended in 2015. Kory has interviewed over 200 authors and writing personalities for BTR.

The Latest From Kory French

3/15/18 // One-2-One Series by Lorna Schultz Nicholson

Lorna Shultz Nicholson joins me on the phone from Edmonton, Alberta Canada to talk about her award-nominated ‘One-2-One’ Series based on a real buddy program in Canada; writing for Young Adults in the 21st Century; and of course—hockey | listen

3/8/18 // Running: A Love Story by Jen A. Miller

‘Running: A Love Story’ is Jen A. Miller’s witty, brutally honest account of her lifelong relationship with running, and an exploration of the many ways that the sport carves a path to empowerment | listen

3/1/18 // Literary Agency - Caron Knauer

For the first time ever on Book Talk, we have a Literary Agent on the show to talk our listeners through the process of writing to becoming the novelist, playwright, or screenwriter they have always dreamed of | listen

2/22/18 // Broken Bananah by Ross Asdourian

A (painfully) true story about love, life, and sex... without a penis | listen

2/15/18 // Our Lady of the Prairie by Thisbe Nissen

A sharp and bitingly funny novel about a professor whose calm-ish midwestern life gives way to a vortex of crises—and her attempts to salvage the pieces without going to pieces herself | listen

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