Meet BenBella: Deputy Publisher Adrienne Lang

In a new online series called “Meet BenBella,” you’ll get to know members of the BenBella team better through a series of questions about publishing and beyond. Up first, Senior Director of Publishing and Deputy Publisher Adrienne Lang.

What are some of your duties as Deputy Publisher?

This is always a long, boring speech that my family and friends ignore so they can continue telling their friends that I’m a book editor. Short answer: a bit of everything. I’m the person you go …

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Michelle Gielan promotes positivity on Live! with Kelly and Michael

BenBella author Michelle Gielan continues to broadcast happiness! The CBS anchor turned positive psychology researcher made her debut on Live! with Kelly and Michael on Tuesday (watch her segment here), where she offered tips on small positive habits that, when incorporated mindfully and consistently, can dramatically improve our overall happiness. The belief that people have control of their own happiness is becoming more widely accepted than ever, but many remain intimidated by the prospect, fearing that a true increase in happiness would require a …

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Stanford Inn by the Sea wins Condé Nast Johansens Award for Excellence

Congratulations to the Stanford Inn by the Sea, which was recently named Winner of the 2016 Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence in the ‘Best Green Hotel’ category for Canada, USA, Mexico, and Central America!

The Stanford Inn by the Sea is located on the Mendocino coast and is notably the only vegan resort in the United States. Its owners, Jeff and Joan Stanford, opened as part of the resort the award-winning Ravens Restaurant, which serves high-quality whole, plant-based foods and has …

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