Raven - Owner, COO, & Marketing Specialist
Raven is a mother and past educator who grew up with a love for the written word and escaping into other worlds through books.
She brings to the table experience in Internet Marketing, editing, ghostwriting, blurb creation, and SEO.
She, herself, is an author currently operating two pen names in various genres and loves helping other authors succeed with the
changing world of publishing.
Eric - Owner, CFO, & Graphics Specialist
Eric is a father who grew up in the south finding a great love for art, books, music, and games.
He brings to the table many years in management and an eye for graphic design. He hopes to one day be brave enough to put his own words out there, but for now, he loves making the dreams of
authors come true.
Paige - Executive Assistant
Paige is a mother first and foremost, but she loves to dabble in everything she can get her hands on. Quite the overachiever, there is almost no challenge she will not accept, including taking on the role of helping directly in the daily operations of the company as it grows.
Both a caring and hard working individual, she loves to watch her fellow authors succeed.
Lianne - Media Specialist/Owner M24M
Lianne is an ambitious mother living in a small town with big dreams.
An author herself, she has recently decided to dive into the business side of things head first by opening her own publishing imprint under Hydra Productions as well as offering her media skills to provide trailers and teasers for authors.
Chandra - PA & Anthology Coordinator
Chandra Fry is a PA (Personal Assistant) and Anthology Coordinator for Hydra Productions Online LLC as well the Anthology Coordinator for Stained Glass Publishing. She also offers Specialized Graphics such as Ebook Covers, Teasers, Banners, Character Cards, and Logos, and more.
Aside from this, Chandra is also an author through Hydra and writes for many of the anthologies she helps coordinate. When she is not donning those various hats she is taking on the many roles of a housewife… thus meaning she babysits, housekeeps, referees, and supervises… and that's just over the husband!
Her kids keep her quite busy as well. Overall, Chandra is a Badass who loves her author community and helping them achieve greatness.
Lilly - Newsletter Specialist
Lilly Rayman has spent the last few years finding her place in the Independent Author community as a self-published author. She has found a delicate balance between being a wife, mother and farmer in Australia’s rural community of Narromine, New South Wales and her life as an author.
Lilly has made her mistakes and hopefully learned from them as she has navigated her way through the daunting world of self-publishing. Always happy to share the knowledge she has managed to learn, as well as open for continual improvement, she has found her place to offer support to her fellow authors in helping them set up and maintain their newsletters and occasionally as a graphic artist for cover art or website design. She’s a friendly, open person, but also not shy about offering her constructive criticism to fledging authors or how they can improve their own craft.
Rachel - Assistant Editor
Dragon Con 2012 is where someone told Rachel that she should consider becoming an editor. Taking the advice, she has discovered a natural ability for editing and has been learning and working to achieve her dream to pursue editing for a living.
Something cool about Rachel is she can read 100 pages per hour.
Angela - Formatter/Owner SGP
Angela is the determined and talented owner of her own publishing imprint as well as a talented formatter who loves working with various programs and graphics to give each book a unique look.
A writer herself, she has a passion for mystery, thriller, and Christian genres and has published many anthologies.
Breanna - Proofreader
Breanna has always enjoyed reading and writing, so it’s no surprise that she’s found herself in the publishing world. It’s not just a job to her. She has a true passion for it. Whether she’s editing or writing her own material, she loves escaping into fictional worlds and helping other authors improve their craft. Her favorite genres are fantasy and science fiction, especially dystopian. She’s open to working on books of all genres and age groups. She lives in the metropolitan Detroit area.