4615, rue Notre-Dame O, Montréal QC H4C 1S5
Logo design: Elena Blanco Moleon, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
"I like this simple logo, yet they lack a consistency in using it - for such a classy place it’s a shame." - Steve
Pajama Press is a small literary press with big ideas. We endeavour to publish titles of exceptional quality that will receive wide critical acclaim and awards; our books are designed to successfully appeal to children, young adults, librarians, teachers, and parents. We produce all formats popular in children’s publishing across a fairly broad range of genres: picture books, board books for the very young, middle-grade novels, young adult novels, and non-fiction for all juvenile categories.
Company Overview & General Information
Pajama Press was established in early 2011. Our first list of three books were announced in May 2011 and published in the Fall of 2011. The core of our company is a group of highly experienced industry veterans. Gail Winskill, Publisher, has more than 35 years experience with a focus on excellence in children’s publishing. Gail’s long-term editor and collaborator, Ann Featherstone, who has been editing for 23 years, brings an outstanding experience in all children’s book genres. Richard Jones, President, has a 42 year history in the industry with an exceptional knowledge of institutional sales. Pat Thornton Jones, Administration, has a brilliant and lengthy career in the library wholesale business.
Catherine Mitchell, Rights Manager, comes from a distinguished career in Marketing, Sales and International Rights Sales at Tundra Books. Our talented Art Director, Rebecca Buchanan, has been designing for several years now and her fresh new approaches to all aspects of design for our company give us a modern and upbeat look and beautiful books. Ellen Nodwell, our Contracts Manager, also addresses all permissions requests and assists with publicity. Erin Woods, our publicist, is enthusiastically exploring creative new methods of promotion in this digital age. She also acts as Editorial Assistant to the publisher.
Our goal is to produce high quality, award-winning books that are appealing to children, young adults, librarians, teachers and parents. We think our books are the cat’s pajamas!
All formats of children’s books including the following genres: picture books, board books, middle grade novels, young adult novels, non-fiction for all juvenile categories.
LogosNSLC logo and store front - Nova Scotia, Canada
The Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (NSLC) controls alcoholic beverages in Nova Scotia, Canada. It is the sole distributor and runs all retail outlets selling alcohol except for four private wine specialty shops and, in rural areas where there is not an NSLC location, 23 private “agency” liquor stores.
- 1930 created through the Liquor Control Act as the Nova Scotia Liquor Commission.
- 1946 responsibility for licensing sites selling alcolholic beverages (e.g. bars and restaurants) transferred to the Tavern License Committee (now named Liquor License Board)
- 1995 the Gaming Control Act made NSLC part of the Alcohol and Gaming Authority
- 2001 was changed from a Commission to a Crown corporation and renamed the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation.
LogosAlcool NB Liquor - New Brunswick, Canada
"This must be one of the poorest logos I’ve seen for such a large player in the province of New Brunswick… so sad" - Steve