Ashley Collom

Ashley Collom

Agent | DeFiore and Company

Ashley Collom is a Texas gal who graduated from Coe College Cum Laude and made her way to NYC to begin working at DeFiore and Company in 2014. In 2015, Ashley became an agent, specializing in visual nonfiction. Ashley’s list has a sliver of fiction, generally tinged with social justice themes, spotlighting LGBT+ experiences and exploring the winding complexity of gender and sexuality. When not reading books, she’s reading tarot cards and snuggling her pup Salsa.

Practice Your Pitch: Commercial Fiction

6th Floor Lounge

These sessions are for writers who are working on honing their “pitch” but don’t feel ready to officially pitch an agent at a one-on-one meeting. Literary agents and editors will guide round table conversations with space for up to six writers to participate. Each writer will have a chance to “practice their pitch” in a […]