SCOOP: Bob Wayne Promoted To Senior Vice President – Sales of DC Comics.

He’s still there. And now he’s got a promotion. Bob Wayne, ex-Texan retailer, has been working in Sales at DC for, well, as long as I can remember. He’s seen administrations come and go, his job and power base threatened, new bosses repeatedly brought in for him to report to and of late uncertainty at every turn.

But Bob Wayne is a rock. A retailer’s friend. And reputedly the only man at DC Comics with the reputation to make the direct market work for company. And he’s now been made a Senior Vice President of DC Comics in charge of Sales. Announced at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast at NYCC by Dan DiDio, to a resoundant cheer from the retailers, Bob Wayne also announced that the Sales Department at DC Comics would remain in New York.

I’d speculate that this has to partially be so that DC Comics can keep Bob Wayne.

Bleeding Cool previously reported that Bob Wayne’s current boss, Steve Rotterdam will be stepping down from DC as part of the reorganisation.

It’s good to be the Bob.

Jai Courtney Wants To Do Suicide Squad 2 With David Ayer

Getcha Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Comics Signed In London This Wednesday.,…

thor-the-dark-world-chris-hemsworth7

Chris Hemsworth Is Looking Huge For Thor: Ragnarok

robzombiehalloweenii1

John Carpenter Has Laid Into Rob Zombie Over The Halloween Remake

Make Mine Marvel… With Extra Pepperoni

jamespatterson

James Patterson Cancels Book About The Murder Of Stephen King

bsrb_017_cover-b_guice

Lemire And Suayan Wrap Up Bloodshot Island And Move Towards Something Much Bigger

lc1

Are You Ready For Luke Cage? A Few Trades To Help You Out

Doctor Strange Gets A Couple TV Spots To Remind You How Cool The Film Looks

6

Look What Some Creep Is Doing To Comics