Peter is chief content officer for Essex Publishing Group, North America's leading publisher of corporate history books, family histories, executive biographies and companion media such as eBooks, video productions and DVDs. Essex produces beautiful, content-rich and compelling work that preserves history, celebrates business anniversaries, builds corporate brands, articulates corporate strategies, helps sustain or shift cultures and passes along lessons and values to the next generation.

Peter plays a central role in advising clients on the strategic aspects of their projects, in identifying audiences and objectives, selecting a media mix and providing hands-on management of editorial, design and production work. Among the blue-chip clients whose books Peter has helped produce: Airstream, Anadarko Petroleum, Appleton Papers, Ball Corporation, Booz Allen Hamilton, Cook Group, Edison International, Entergy, Graybar, Greenwich Hospital, Guardian Life Insurance, Kohler, P.C. Richard & Son, Progress Energy, PSEG, RTI International, Safe Flight Instrument Corporation, the University of Southern California's Keck School of Medicine, Valley Proteins and WellStar Health System.

If you're interested in producing a book about your business or organization, learn what Essex can do for you; send Peter an email, call 314.627.0300 or visit

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HNTB 100th anniversary book
Airstream corporate history
 Lloyd Schermer executive autobiography
Greenwich Hospital anniversary book and DVD
 Klein Tools corporate history