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Kory French
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.

In 2019, Kory took the reins of BTR's long-running Jam Session podcast, which he hosted through the end of 2020.
Recent Posts
A stunning portrait of an Appalachian community where cell service and WiFi are restricted by law, the people who call it home, and the enduring human quest for quiet.
In Katie Crouch's thrilling novel ‘Embassy Wife,’ two women abroad search for the truth about their husbands—and their country.
In the uneasy peace following World War I, nurse Bess Crawford runs into trouble and treachery in Ireland—in this twelfth book in the ‘New York Times’ bestselling mystery series.
Thoughts, books, and writing on the sordid legacy of the Canadian Indigenous Residential School System.
The incredible World War II saga of the Jewish refugees who fought in Britain’s most secretive special-forces unit—but whose story has gone untold until now.