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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 dark narrative and brutal account of opiate addiction and inquisition into the pursuit of happiness.
A propulsive, scorching modern gothic, ‘Yes, Daddy’ follows an ambitious young man who is lured by an older, successful playwright into a dizzying world of wealth and an idyllic Hamptons home where things take a nightmarish turn.
Listen in as I talk to a decade-long friend of mine about his fascinating first-hand, raw account of what it is like to battle Depression and come out the other side.
A symphony of contemporary New York through the magnificent words of its people―from the best-selling author of ‘Londoners.’
The renowned biographer’s definitive portrait of a literary titan.
Inspired by the true World War II history of the few bookshops to survive the Blitz, ‘The Last Bookshop in London’ is a timeless story of wartime loss, love and the enduring power of literature.