Book Editors Alliance
Specialties: Business, including management, personal finance and business narratives; also current affairs, politics, and religious/spiritual.
Karl Weber is a writer and editor specializing in nonfiction, with a focus on business and current affairs. In fifteen years as an editor and publisher with McGraw-Hill, the American Management Association, John Wiley & Sons and Times Business/Random House, Weber edited many bestsellers in fields such as management, investing, careers, business narratives and memoirs.He also edited three bestselling books by former President Jimmy Carter, Living Faith, Sources of Strength, and An Hour Before Daylight.
In 2008, Weber co-authored Creating a World Without Poverty with Muhammad Yunus, co-winner of the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize, which appeared on the New York Times extended bestseller list. In the same year, he edited Scott McClellan's political memoir What Happened, which was a number one New York Times best-seller. Weber's most recent book on politics is Inside the Five-Sided Box by former secretary of defense Ash Carter (2019), which he edited.
Each summer, Weber directs the editing workshop of the Denver Publishing Institute. He is the proprietor of Rivertowns Books, which publishes books by authors whose work Weber supports. To visit Karl Weber’s personal website, click here.