AMPHORAE PUBLISHING is a woman- and veteran-owned business. Amphorae was created in 2014 with the merger of Blank Slate Press, Walrus Publishing, and Treehouse Publishing Group. In 2018, Amphorae acquired Goldminds Publishing. Through these imprints, Amphorae has worked with authors across the United States to publish titles over a wide range of genres. Kristina Makansi and Lisa Miller are the founders and current publishing partners at Amphorae.

4RV Publishing LLC is a small traditional press that produces trade paperbacks, hardcover books, and ebooks. They have a qualified staff of editors, designers, and illustrators, and the authors under contract are some of the best to be found. After nearly a decade of continued growth, 4RV divided into seven different imprints in the fall of 2015. Imprint Editor Renee’ La Viness will be available to take pitches. Learn more at

OGHMA CREATIVE MEDIA: Oghma Creative Media is a Renaissance Press with a wide variety of imprints. It also publishes Saddlebags Dispatch, a quarterly magazine. The mission statement of Oghma Creative Media is to develop and promote quality artists who are overlooked by the traditional business models of their respective industries and who are currently lost among the unfiltered mass media distribution channels. Find out more at

SMOKING GUN PUBLISHING:Smoking Gun Publishing brings you the best in adult fiction. We specialize in mystery, suspense and thrillers, however, we accept mainstream, romance and women's fiction. If you have a great story, we'd like to publish it! Smoking Gun is committed to authors and promises: (1) A reliable production schedule and signing date; (2) Advance reading copies for publicity and blurbs ; (3) Access to professional consultants to ensure accuracy of technical details; (4) Effective, efficient distribution; (5) Most importantly,-A QUALITY PUBLICATION.​

High Hill Press
A Never Ending Story

THE WILD ROSE PRESS has been publishing electronic and print titles of fiction for more than nine years. Our titles span the sub-genre spectrum from sweet to sensually erotic romance in all lengths from mainstream to women's fiction. Website:

MOCKINGBIRD LANE PRESS:  Dedicated to supporting authors Mocking Bird Lane Press is looking for fiction and  non-fiction (no children's books). As a full service publishing company they are committed to helping authors create a 'best-selling' book. Their books are listed on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Owner Regina Riney-Williams brings her 20+ years in the publishing field to this endeavor and is anxious to talk with you about your project.!

 Publisher’s Row 2018
Publisher's Row was a success and plans are already underway to make it even better this year. We want to thank all the publishers who participated. Rumor has it that several authors walked away from OCW with either a contract or an invitation to submit a manuscript. The publishers who participate in publisher's row are all independent and transactions between publishers and participants are not endorsed or recommended by OCW Board. The OCW Board takes no responsibility for these transactions or arrangements.