Susan Weinberg joined Hachette Book Group in 2016, with the acquisition of Perseus Books. She came to the Perseus Book Group as publisher of PublicAffairs, and became Group Publisher at Perseus in 2014. Before that, she was publisher at HarperCollins. She started in the business at the Book-of-the-Month Club.
The Perseus imprints are: Avalon Travel – Rick Steve and Moon Travel Guides (Berkeley, CA); Running Press (Philadelphia); and Basic Books, Black Dog & Leventhal, Bold Type Books, Hachette Books, PublicAffairs and Seal Press (New York). Perseus covers a wide range of distinctive, high quality nonfiction publishing.