Developmental Editor

Jon Reyes

Jon Reyes is a Colombian American editor based in New York City. He is a multidisciplinary professional who believes that what ties all industries and people together is a good story.

Jon’s editorial freelance clients include HarperCollins, Macmillan, Bloomsbury, and Sourcebooks, with a portfolio in various genres including YA, Mystery & Thriller, Crime, Contemporary Romance, Fantasy, and children’s books.

As a former publicity assistant at Penguin Random House, he not only deepened his love for narrative nonfiction, thriller & mystery, and memoir but came to understand the cardinal truth that a terrific story transcends any label and genre.

His extensive work experience ranges from book publishing, music publishing, journalism, restaurant operations, corporate and private events, and television media. Jon received a degree in Business Management with a concentration in Music Business from Five Towns College.

His list of chronic vices includes Angela Bassett, seltzer water, and bullet journaling. He currently lives in Harlem without a dog.