Tom Ott Named Head of Smithsonian Enterprises

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Tom Ott is named the head of Smithsonian Enterprises, the commercial business branch of the Smithsonian. He joined the Smithsonian in 2005 as President of Smithsonian Publishing and advanced to President of Enterprises two years later. Ott served as President of Enterprises until March of 2012, when he was succeeded by Christopher Leidel.


  • Liedel, Christopher
  • Ott, Tom
  • Smithsonian Institution Press
  • Smithsonian Enterprises


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