Official Press Release
Some of the best-known writers and artists from DC’s talent pool will be in Philadelphia on May 30 for Wizard World East, along with members of the DC staff.
Editorial staff members scheduled to be on hand include VP – Editorial Dan DiDio, WildStorm Editorial Director and BATMAN penciller Jim Lee, DC Universe Group Editor Eddie Berganza, VERTIGO Editor Will Dennis and VERTIGO Assistant Editor Zach Rau. Also in attendance will be actress Alison Mack (Smallville).
DC freelancers scheduled to be at the convention include:
Kaare Andrews (THUNDERCATS/BATTLE FOR THE PLANETS)
Chuck Austen (SUPERMAN: METROPOLIS)
Scott Beatty (BATMAN: GOTHAM KNIGHTS)
Robert Campanella (BATGIRL: YEAR ONE)
Nick Cardy (AQUAMAN, TEEN TITANS)
John Cassaday (PLANETARY/BATMAN: NIGHT ON EARTH, PLANETARY)
Frank Cho (THE MANY WORLDS OF TESLA STRONG)
Amanda Conner (TWO-STEP)
Paul Jenkins (BATMAN: JEKYLL & HYDE)
Phil Jimenez (WONDER WOMAN)
Dan Jolley (JSA: THE UNHOLY THREE)
Geoff Johns (THE FLASH, JSA, HAWKMAN, TEEN TITANS)
J.G. Jones (WONDER WOMAN: THE HIKETEIA)
Joe Kelly (JLA, ACTION COMICS)
Joe Kubert (SGT. ROCK: BETWEEN HELL AND A HARD PLACE)
Jae Lee (BATMAN: JEKYLL AND HYDE)
Rick Leonardi (NIGHTWING)
Jimmy Palmiotti (21 DOWN, THE RESISTANCE)
Tom Raney (OUTSIDERS)
Robert Rodi (CODENAME: KNOCKOUT)
Alex Ross (JLA: LIBERTY & JUSTICE)
Walter Simonson (WONDER WOMAN)
DC’s Direct Sales department will be represented in Philadelphia by Director – Sales & Marketing Patty Jeres, Manager – Direct Sales Vince Letterio, Manager – Events & Retailer Services Fletcher Chu-Fong, Manager – Marketing Services Matt Keller, Events & Retailer Representative Anne Rogers, and Sales Representatives Stuart Schreck.
In addition, fans and retailers coming to the convention can look forward to a number of slide presentations of upcoming projects from the DC Universe, WildStorm, VERTIGO, and DC Direct.