BrownTrout Publishers, Inc. is an independent publishing company started in San Francisco and now headquartered in Los Angeles County. The company was founded in 1986 by Marc Brown, Wendover Brown and Mike Brown, and has since grown to become the worldwide market leader in photographic and fine art calendars in a variety of formats, including wall, engagement and desk calendars. Throughout the industry, BrownTrout is recognized for creating quality products, providing the highest level of customer service, anticipating and responding effectively to changes in the market, and offering thoughtful merchandising solutions. In addition, BrownTrout's keen eye for contemporary design and trends makes BrownTrout the preferred supplier in this product category, with over 13 million calendars produced annually for a worldwide market.
BrownTrout produces a dynamic range of over 1,000 titles that focus on Pets, Travel, Wilderness, Wildlife, Home and Garden, Fine Art, Automobiles, Sports, Regional Americana, Canada, the United Kingdom, Mexico and Australia. Calendars feature calendariums in English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese and Italian. BrownTrout also runs a strong licensing program, producing celebrity calendars that include Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Michael Bublé and many others. These products are available from major retailers and on the Internet at quality retailers including Calendars.com and Amazon.com.
BrownTrout has entered into a new period of growth spurred on by changes in management designed to take the company to the next level in publishing and consumer products. New and veteran leadership are working together to satisfy the demands of the growing market in the new headquarters in the Los Angeles office:
- Mike Brown, Chief Executive Officer
- Gray Peterson, Vice President, Sales and Marketing
- Neal Potter, Director of Finance
- Brad Stauffer, Creative Director
- Andrew Andersen, GM of Distribution
- Denis Tan, Director of Operations
BrownTrout's international affiliates are managed by:
This enterprising new management team leads a company motivated to continue growing through the introduction of new products, the creation of new brands, and the leveraging of key license opportunities. Building on our success of offering calendars for eclectic tastes, as well as the most exciting mass market titles makes us the one stop destination for every calendar need.