Regional Association Marketing & Promotion (RAMP) is a consortium that includes the New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association (NAIBA), Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association (GLIBA), New England Independent Booksellers Association (NEIBA), Midwest Independent Booksellers Association (MIBA), and Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA).
Through 500+ independent bookstores, RAMP expands the reach of key titles across the Eastern half of the U.S. while providing streamlined advertising, administrative processing, and discounts for participating publishers, and professional direct-to-consumer marketing opportunities for bookstores.
Suzanne Shoger, Owner
Lark LLC is a woman-owned micro-business that produces the RAMP catalogs and email campaigns. Suzanne is a former bookstore owner, book industry professional, strategy consultant, and educator. Now in her 29th year managing independent bookstore marketing projects, Suzanne combines three decades of bookselling and publishing expertise with the latest in entrepreneurial marketing to connect books with readers by way of incomparable indie bookstores across the U.S.