Laura Hope

Laura Hope started with Multimed in 2003 as a Co-op student, and developed into the role of Publication Director and Sales & Marketing Manager for Current Oncology, Project Manager for our Open Journal Systems (OJS) publications and clients, and Subscription Manager for Peritoneal Dialysis International.

As Publication Director, Laura oversees our journal production to ensure that we meet our target dates and the final published product is of the highest quality. She also creates and maintains journal policies and standards, implements editorial policies, guidelines and procedures, and liaises with editors in training and communication of journal developments. Laura’s role in analyzing journal trends, submission and article stats keeps Current Oncology both innovative and competitive.

As Sales & Marketing Manager, Laura seeks out major clients in the industry and serves as our representative at major industry events and conferences. She develops and implements marketing strategies for Current Oncology and creates all marketing and promotional pieces as well as media packages. As Project Manager for our OJS journals, Laura researches and implements best practice solutions, features, and customizations. She has also developed and streamlined our peer-review and publication process for authors, reviewers, and editors. As Subscription Manager for Peritoneal Dialysis International, Laura develops and implements a marketing strategy for the journal to gain maximum exposure and increase subscription rates, coordinating with international sales agents and analyzing subscription trends.

Laura is an analytical and creative thinker who is able to provide tailored solutions to meet the needs and requirements of our publications and clients. She generates effective initiatives and ideas designed to bring a fresh perspective on processes and to help to shape the forward progression of our publications. Laura is focused on exceptional customer service and remains up-to-date on publishing policies and standards, publication and editorial ethics, copyright/open access policies, scholarly databases, and the International Committee of Journal Medical Editor’s Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts.

You may contact Laura at laura_hope@multi-med.com