About Lionheart Publishing


Lionheart Publishing, Inc., is a custom publisher with decades of experience creating professional, innovative and cost-effective communication solutions to support our clients' business goals. Our professional editorial and sales team has extensive experience producing award-winning magazines for multiple industries and associations. We will work with you to reach only the most valuable clients in the most effective manner and provide them with news and information to advance your business, build better relationships and ultimately grow your industry.


Lionheart Publishing helps to build and strengthen client-audience relationships. This is made possible by our staff of talented, creative people who can conceive, execute and measure content marketing programs. Lionheart can help you to build a larger online presence through the production of personalized publication websites, e-Newsletters, digital magazines, webinars, video and social media management.


Our team has extensive experience working with clients in a variety of industries, from equine and health care to masonry and food. Lionheart Publishing boasts long retention of our seasoned, talented staff. Award-winning designers and editors strategize to create top-notch content and look/feel, while a forward-thinking marketing and sales professionals get your brand in front of your audience, whether massive or niched.


We assess your brand and your consumers, but also we consider the marketplace and your competitors. Then, we create the best package to accompany your publication – the perfect blend of print, digital, web, e-communication tools and social media channels.


We will cultivate and grow traditional avenues, like print and digital publications, along with newer facets, like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, to interact with your customers directly. And our content strategy is fully integrated to ensure success.


LPI Bios


John Llewellyn started Lionheart Publishing in June 1987 with a staff of two and grew it to a 19-person organization and seven titles with gross revenues of $2 million+ in 2008. He has experience in all aspects of magazine publishing: design, editing, marketing, ad sales, circulation and overall management. He has always endeavored to deliver profitable, well-produced and well-written publications that meet the needs of the readers. A graduate of the London School of Economics with a Bachelor of Science in economics, John has a background as a writer, editor and officer in the Royal Marines. He is also skilled in the areas of sales and cost management.
llewellyn@lionhrtpub.com • 888.303.5639, ext. 209


Maria Bennett's 22+ years publishing experience includes audience development and new startups, circulation fulfillment , and marketing. She also heads up the online and print employment advertising department at Lionheart.
bennett@lionhrtpub.com • 888.303.5639, ext. 219


Alan Brubaker has been involved in print and publication production for more than 22 years, with over 20 years of experience at Lionheart Publishing. He is involved in overseeing all aspects of the print production process, including the design, creativity and overall quality of Lionheart’s magazines from concept to completion. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama in Huntsville, where he earned a bachelor’s in graphic design.
albrubaker@lionhrtpub.com • 888.303.5639, ext. 218


Marvin Diamond has been working in communications in different marketing and publishing capacities for 45 years. He joined Lionheart Publishing in 1992, working in advertising sales for the company’s various publications. In 2002, Marvin took over the helm of advertising sales for Masonry magazine. Marvin’s primary mission at Lionheart is to represent Masonry magazine and to ensure clients receive top-notch customer service.
marvin@lionhrtpub.com • 888.303.5639, ext. 208


Patton McGinley, Online Projects Manager, has worked in publication production for nearly 32 years. He has worked for Lionheart 21 of those years. Starting out in pre-print production, he then helped lead Lionheart into the Internet age in the 1990s. He has been designing and maintaining our sites since then. Now Patton is spearheading Lionheart’s move into the growing field of mobile applications. Patton earned a bachelor’s in drawing and painting from Georgia State University.
patton@lionhrtpub.com • 888.303.5639, ext. 214


Pamela Miller serves of Director of Operations for Lionheart Publishing and is a graduate of Georgia State University. She has more than 22 years of experience in accounting and customer service. She has been working for Lionheart for more than 16 years as head of accounting, human resources, and customer service. She is a team player and helps out in other departments of the company as needed.
pcurrie@lionhrtpub.com • 888.303.5639, ext. 224


Kelly Millwood has been in the publishing industry for more than 22 years, including the last 13 at Lionheart. Kelly is the Audience Development/Marketing Manager for Lionheart magazines.
kelly@lionhrtpub.com • 888.303.5639, ext. 215


Leslie Proctor, Assistant Online Projects Manager/Assistant Art Director, has worked in publication production for over 17 years, specializing in advertising, direct marketing and graphic design. Along with the production of some LPI publications, her work consists of web design, assisting with website UI, content and graphics over several platforms. She assists in the online publication posting, updating and design of all the Lionheart publications, as well as other design aspects, such as marketing materials, email campaigns, ad design and production assistance.
leslie@lionhrtpub.com • 888.303.5639, ext. 228


Cory Sekine-Pettite is the Editor of AKFCF Quarterly, Markee 2.0 Magazine, and Masonry Design. Additional responsibilities for Cory include overseeing Lionheart’s e-newsletter and social media programs. He has worked at Lionheart Publishing since 2006, and he has more than 22 years of B2B editing and writing experience. Cory has a bachelor’s in journalism from The University of Georgia. He has earned several national and regional journalism awards, and is a national board member of the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE).
cory@lionhrtpub.com • 888.303.5639, ext. 220