NION MCEVOY Chairman & CEOOpen
McEvoy launched his career at Chronicle Books in 1986 as Editor-in-Chief of the adult trade division. In 2000, he acquired the company through the McEvoy Group—the holding company that owns Chronicle Books as well as Princeton Architectural Press, Galison/Mudpuppy, and I See Me!—and today serves as Chairman & CEO of both Chronicle Books and the McEvoy Group. Before entering the publishing world, McEvoy worked in the business affairs departments of the William Morris Agency and Wescom Productions. He is a Commissioner for the Smithsonian American Art Museum and currently serves on the boards of SFJAZZ, the UCSF Foundation, and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, where he is a member of the Photography Accessions Committee. McEvoy is a graduate of the University of California at Santa Cruz and Hastings College of the Law.