Penguin Random House has a rich history dating back to the 1880s and is the international home to nearly 250 editorially and creatively independent publishing imprints as well as 70 Nobel Prize laureates. Their mission is to foster a universal passion for reading by partnering with authors to help create stories and communicate ideas that inform, entertain, and inspire, and to connect them with readers everywhere. Penguin Random House is also committed to charitable donations and leadership of numerous campaigns and initiatives worldwide that promote literacy and reading culture, support freedom of expression, and reflect the belief in the power of books to connect and change lives.
Their publishing professionals help authors realize their best work and find innovative new ways of bringing stories and ideas to audiences worldwide. By leveraging global reach, embracing new technologies, and collaborating with authors at every stage of the publishing process—from editorial and design, to sales and marketing, to production and distribution—they aim to provide them with the greatest platform possible. At the same time, they protect their authors’ intellectual property and champion freedom of expression, ensuring that their voices carry beyond the page and into the folds of communities and societies around the globe. 1