Blackspine® is known for its efficiency and reliability. It has built up the necessary mechanism and capacity to publish titles in less than a fortnight. The editorial and development teams work round the clock, and manage multiple projects with their tight deadlines. However, on an average, like any other international and reputed publishers, Blackspine®, too, needs a time frame from 90 to 180 days to publish different titles.
SANTOSH KR. VERMA
Managing Director & CEO
Santosh brings with him 24 years of experience in the publishing industry. Armed with profound knowledge of the publishing sector, he continues to put together learning materials that cater to the needs of the students.
Santosh is a profound business strategist to boot. He ensures that books published at Blackspine® set new benchmarks in publishing excellence.
An alumni of Delhi University, Santosh holds a master’s degree in Economics. He has done General Management Programme (GMP-MDP) from Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIM-L), and MBA from Madurai Kamaraj University.
Santosh has also worked in different organizations in senior positions, such as S.Chand Publishing, John Wiley, Thieme Verlag, Elsevier Science, Vikas, UBSPD and Tata McGraw-Hill.
Santosh has mastered the art of building relations, and is a well-known name in the publishing world. Santosh is an intelligent, astute, focused and result-oriented professional. He believes that nothing is impossible, and sky should be the limit.
Sanjay is an active marketing and sales professional with over 35 years of learning experience in FMCG and media Industry, the major part of which has been spent with The Times of India Group.
Sanjay was directly responsible for creating new and unique platforms for The Times Group, leading to quantum growth in revenues and brand presence. In the last 8 years, he has been managing the book publishing arm, Times Group Books(TGB) of The Times of India Group as the profit centre head, ensuring publication of over 800 titles and consolidation of The Times Food & Nightlife Guides and Speaking Tree series of Books.
A hardcore professional, Sanjay is ready to go the extra mile, and willing to get the job done. He suffers from wanderlust, besides being a voracious reader.
Founder and Director
Binita holds a first class degree, and also has a diploma in Fashion Designing. Binita is the founder of Blackspine. She handles Operations and monitors its smooth functioning. Being a professional, she believes in taking the publishing company to dizzy heights of success.
As well as endowed with the responsibility of giving the organization a competitive edge, she tries to give the much-needed human touch at Blackspine.
Swaraj is a highly motivated and result-oriented professional who has years of invaluable experience with an IT giant in handling and developing an application management team.
Having an expertise in generating and handling business, Swaraj has been instrumental in implementing process improvement, customer relationship management and deploying digital solutions in various domains.
After completing his B.Tech in Computer Science, Swaraj has worked with Accenture for five consecutive years before joining Blackspine.
Core Team Member