New Directors Offer Additional Self-Publishing Support

Three new directors have contracted with Outskirts Press to provide additional support for self-published authors. The assignments are designed to enhance Outskirts Press’s reputation as the fastest-growing, full-service, on-demand publisher that offers assistance to writers before, during, and after publication.

Cheri Breeding will serve as Director of Production, Karl Schroeder will serve as Director of New Author Services, and Kelly Schuknecht will serve as Director of Published Author Support. In the same vein, the Outskirts Press website at has received an upgrade to more clearly differentiate the different departments.


Under Karl Schroeder’s direction, the Department of New Author Services will continue to offer growing levels of support for authors who are considering writing a book, currently writing a book, or have finished writing and are now contemplating all their publishing options.

Resources to help writers during this phase of their journey are available from the Write Your Book button of the website (previously labeled Writing Resources).

Here you will find books, software, and writing organizations to help you.


Under Cheri Breeding’s tutelage, the Production Department will continue to improve the high quality standards of Outskirts Press.

Information and available services under the Production Department are available to compare and purchase from the Publish Your Book button of the Outskirts Press website (previously labeled Publishing Packages).

Here you will find helpful comparison charts, plus details about the included services and available options for our five popular publishing packages.


Kelly Schuknecht will guide the Author Support Department in a continuation of its role as a one-stop-shop for published Outskirts Press authors seeking all levels of promotional support for their published books.

The growing array of marketing and promotional services/products are available from the Market Your Book button of the website (previously labeled Marketing Support).

Here you will find details and samples of all the free and additional marketing options available for Outskirts Press authors, including the popular PR Publicist, book videos uploaded to YouTube, and the Global Book Tour (4 weeks, 4 countries, 4 international book events).

Further details about each department and director will be forth coming in future blog postings.

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