Chris Jackson

Chris Jackson is the vice-president, publisher, and editor-in-chief of the One World imprint of Random House. His work with author Ta-Nehisi Coates, civil rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson, and hip-hop star Jay Z, among others, has made him a rare public star in the book publishing world. Before taking over the operation of One World, Jackson was an executive editor at Spiegel and Grau, also a Random House imprint, for ten years. Before that, he was an editor at Crown, also part of the Random House family.