Kathleen Ortiz

Founder + Agent

Kathleen Ortiz (she/her) founded her own agency in 2022, after working in publishing and international licensing for over a decade, including roles as Director of Translation, Subsidiary Rights Manager and Literary Agent. She earned her M.S. in Publishing from Pace University, and has spent her career helping build and elevate creative brands.

Her focus is on books and media for adults and children, especially with a visual element. She loves media and books that bring humor and joy and inspire others in life. She is a member of the Association of American Literary Agents, Licensing International, and Women in Toys.

For up-to-date information on publishing deals, please visit Publisher’s Marketplace.

Kathleen is currently not open to submissions.