Stephanie Frerich VP, Executive Editor Simon & Schuster

About the Editor

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Stephanie Frerich joined Simon & Schuster in 2018 and is Executive Editor and Vice President, where she acquires and publishes nonfiction, including current affairs, business and economics, history, politics, biography, psychology, and memoir. Some of her bestselling and award-winning books include Enough by Cassidy Hutchinson, Burn Book by Kara Swisher, Just Pursuit by Laura Coates, Amazon Unbound by Brad Stone, I Would Leave Me If I Could by Halsey, Measure What Matters by John Doerr, No Filter by Sarah Frier, How to Invest by David Rubenstein, Brotopia: Breaking Up the Boys’ Club of Silicon Valley by Emily Chang, and The Making of a Manager by Julie Zhuo. Her authors include Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Gretchen Morgenson, Death, Sex & Money host Anna Sale, Congressman Ro Khanna, Washington Post reporter Taylor Lorenz, neuroscientist Heather Berlin, Wall Street Journal relationship columnist Elizabeth Bernstein, Tony Robbins, and couples therapist Julie Menanno. Hailing from Minnesota, she studied James Joyce while pursuing a master’s degree at Trinity College in Ireland, learned how to run a small publishing company at Ivan R. Dee in Chicago, briefly left publishing for a jaunt in the startup world at Skillshare, and brings an innovative, hands-on approach for how to publish good books. 


Featured Titles

Burn Book
Just Pursuit
Amazon Unbound
I Would Leave Me If I Could.
Last Updated: April 4, 2024