David

Vice President, 6 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
David: The contribution Tyndale makes to the Kingdom. Not only each product that we sell that has impact for Eternity, but the giving of the Foundation from our profits. As I shared in my testimony during our chapel time, I believe that in eternity, Tyndale will be recognized not just as the three story building in Carol Stream, but as one of God's mountains that we have had a privilege to serve on.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
David: The people. Hard workers with no personal agendas, but focusing on work that will accelerate the expansion of the Kingdom's borders. I love the sense of humor of many in the sales group, and that they want to have fun while they succeed.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
David: Ditto question #1

Baruch

Spanish Publishing Coordinator, 1 year of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Baruch: Its Mission, vision, and faithfulness to honor God through obedience and Biblical convictions.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Baruch: All of my co-workers' patience and guidance during these initial days.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Baruch: The ability to be connected spiritually with my coworkers, pray together, and work diligently knowing our efforts have a bigger Kingdom purposes than our tasks.

Cheryl

Sr. Marketing Manager, 11 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Cheryl: I knew that if I ever had to change jobs I would want to work for Tyndale because it had such a great reputation or one of the music companies in Nashville because I loved the Christian music industry. So, when I got laid off from my previous job, Tyndale actually contacted me and asked if I wanted to apply for an open position . I jumped at the opportunity and the rest is history. I have not regretted moving from California to the Midwest, this is a great place to work and live.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Cheryl: I have loved being on the best fiction publishing team in the business! We working as a team, everyone has a part in developing, printing and marketing books. Our marketing team is well led and it's a privilege to work with all the teams in the building to get our product in the hands of consumers. It is our hope that our books will minister to them.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Cheryl: Tyndale is one of the most unique places I've worked in the Christian product industry. I believe it has the best leadership team in the business, very fiscally managed and every product that is published must "minister to the spiritual needs of people." The fact that they give a large portion of its profits to ministries and foundations makes me proud to say I work at Tyndale.

Christine

Assistant Copyeditor, Spanish, 2 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Christine: A friend works here. For years she urged me to apply, talking about how wonderful of an environment it is and how well Tyndale treats its employees. Finally she persuaded me!
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Christine: Everyone is so kind! And so interesting... I love being around other people who love books as much as I do.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Christine: I feel like people care about me as a person at Tyndale. I couldn't appreciate that more!

Dean

Senior Art Director, 15 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Dean: The simple idea of putting my design skills and thinking to use for a company that creates a lasting impact.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Dean: It's always been the people. We have an eclectic and hugely talented team of design experts that know how to work together well. Encouraging and pushing each other to be better all the while having fun doing so.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Dean: The commitment to family and our future. You are encouraged to go home at the end of the day because Tyndale knows the importance of family time. Tyndale also prepares for our future by investing in our retirement in significant ways that blows me away ever year!

Eric

International Client Manager, 6 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Eric: Tony Dungy. I read Quiet Strength in college and was impressed with the themes and message of the work. After checking Tyndale's website and realizing the different authors they published, I found myself wanting to be a part of a company whose main goal is to further the kingdom through stories of truth. I've always wanted to be part of the modern day parable process that is Christian fiction, and Tyndale is committed to doing just that.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Eric: Everyone cares for each other. It's fantastic to experience and hard to explain to others but there's a general attitude of "lean on me" that I've never seen anywhere else. It's not about the bottom line as much as it is about people. Helping people reach their full potential and sharing the story of God's love and grace with the world.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Eric: Once you're hired at Tyndale, you begin learning and you never stop. Everyone is committed to helping each other learn about the industry and the processes of publishing. Tyndale is also committed to finding each person's strengths and plugging them into jobs and opportunities that use those strengths! So, you are not only successful but the entire company benefits fully from your strengths.

Jackie

Art Director, Books, 18 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Jackie: A friend of mine was an art director here, and one of the very best designers I have ever known. She encouraged me to apply. Once I did, and went through the interview process I fell in love with all of the wonderful people here.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Jackie: There is a synergy and team spirit that I have never experienced before on a creative team. And our department oozes with talent and creativity.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Jackie: The true life-time friendships that I have made over the years is one of the main things that make this a unique place to work.

Jacob

Assistant Buyer, 5 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Jacob: The opportunity to work in the publishing industry in a reputable Christian company in the Chicago area.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Jacob: My coworkers are awesome. Tyndale House does an excellent job of hiring quality people.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Jacob: The atmosphere goes beyond welcoming and friendly to a familial level.

Jamie

Advertising & Promotions Coordinator, 2 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Jamie: The opportunity to work for a company that has such a long and rich history with spreading the Gospel through the most influential piece of literature there ever was. Who wouldn't want to be a part of making known the Good News of Christ? Along with the NLT Bible, Tyndale has published some amazing reads that cover a wide range of topics and audiences.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Jamie: Definitely my coworkers. Especially when I first started, everyone was extremely welcoming and understanding during the learning process. These coworkers have become my friends, and it is wonderful to work alongside people who share my same vision.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Jamie: The true passion everyone has for our products, our customers, and the whole Tyndale family.

John

Vp, Operations, 13 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
John: We had known the Taylor family for years, and we resonated wtih their desire to make God's Word accessible to all. The commitment by Tyndale to be devoted to getting the Word to all is a commitment we share, and we wanted to be able to contribute our efforts to that mission.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
John: There is great camaraderie and care for each member of our department. We have fun and work hard. There are a lot of smiles throughout the department.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
John: Our commitment to Christian values in the workplace make it an environment where integrity and honesty are paramount. People have respect for one another at all levels.

Karen

Associate Publisher, 20 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Karen: I had used the Living Bible as a teenager and was acquainted with Dr. Taylor's children's book, BIG THOUGHTS FOR LITTLE PEOPLE.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Karen: It is a group of people who deeply care about one another and the mission of our company. We do our jobs well because we still believe that books can change a person and the world.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Karen: There is a sense of calling and history that gives purpose and significance. We get letters from people who thank us for saving their life or their marriage. It is both humbling and encouraging.

Maggie

Sr. Publicist, 9 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Maggie: The company's reputation for integrity and philanthropy. Plus excellent products!
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Maggie: The Public Relations team truly is a family. I look forward to coming to work every day because of the congenial, collegial atmosphere we share.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Maggie: The fact that Tyndale is the world's largest independent Christian publisher and yet channels profits through the Tyndale Foundation makes this an exceptional place to serve.

Mark

Designer, 13 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Mark: Tyndale is a Christian company publishing good Christian literature.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Mark: The freedom to create. Watching a product go from thoughts and words on paper, to a colorful piece of art is amazing. This design department is so fun!
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Mark: The great people here. We are reaching people with books and Bibles that might not hear about God anywhere else. It's really a privilege!

Michael

Territory Manager, 8 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Michael: I am inspired by Tyndale's long standing integrity and reputation.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Michael: I enjoy the people, from my coworkers and "partners in the trenches", to the customers, also known as "partners in the trenches."
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Michael: The people at Tyndale House have shown exceptional profesionalism that I have rarely experienced over the last 27 years working in this industry. There is great care extended to their employees.

Scott

Production Assistant, 5 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Scott: A friend of mine told me that I should apply while I was between jobs. He told me how Tyndale was a Christian company that desires to spread the word and help its employees grow in their faith.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Scott: Being able to work with other believers from all over the world. Everyone treats each other like family.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Scott: The variety of people that work here. There are older more experienced people, younger people, and people of different backgrounds. Tyndale also is intentional about helping people grow.

Troy

Territory Manager, 19 years of service

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What first attracted you to Tyndale House Publishers?
Troy: The New Living Translation Bible launch and Ken Taylor's heart for distributing Bibles.
What has made your department a pleasant/​enjoyable place to work?
Troy: A great team of sales people and support staff with similar hearts and goals for distributing Chrisitan products.
What has made Tyndale House Publishers a unique/​exceptional place to work?
Troy: Good people, support staff and leadership.