We are a literary agency based in the heart of Washington, D.C. and represent journalists, academics, thinkers, business writers, and novelists.
We work primarily with the large New York houses, focusing on upmarket nonfiction, business books, and commercial fiction.
Brandon Coward began his publishing career at Little, Brown as an assistant to the editor of Malcolm Gladwell, James Bradley, Jake Tapper, Evan Thomas, and many other bestselling authors. He is a native of central North Carolina, as well as a graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill’s journalism school and the NYU Summer Publishing Institute. In a past life, he was a design/copy editor at a newspaper in Washington, D.C.
Abby Serino studied economics and political science at Georgetown before deciding to pursue her lifelong love of books through the publishing industry. Before coming to ICM/Sagalyn, she worked as an editor and assistant to the publisher at small presses and as a publishing intern at 826DC.