SPOTLIGHT: RACHAEL XERRI
Manager of Editorial and Merchandising, Audible
Rachael Xerri is an NYC native who earned her BA at age 20 and her MA at age 21 from Binghamton University where she majored in English and Creative Writing. Her first job was working on adult English language learning courses for global markets as an Associate Editor at Oxford University Press. Following her time at OUP, she worked at two startups specializing in content management, marketing, and talent acquisition before joining Audible to manage the editorial and merchandising of self-development and business audiobooks. At Audible, Rachael has the unique privilege of having access to every book on the market, as well as access to authors, narrators, and influence in partnerships such as Reese Witherspoon’s Book Club x Hello Sunshine. She was recently promoted to Manager of Editorial and Merchandising on the Audible for Business team, an emerging B2B2C area of the company. Her personal mission is to help young women feel more confident in their leadership skills by offering down-to-earth advice and support.