RuthAnn Thompson

RuthAnn Thompson, our Senior Retailer Relations Manager, manages company initiatives designed to increase support and engagement among AfterShock’s primary channel of comic book and graphic novel distribution – the owners, managers and staffs of local comic shops, primarily across North America. Chief among her responsibilities is supervision of our “AfterShock Army” retailer outreach initiative. Formerly President of Sponsorships and Events at GeekChic Promotions and New York Comic Con Event Manager for Loot Crate, Thompson brings to AfterShock years of deep, hands-on experience managing everything from promotional activities and sponsorships to event planning and talent relations for some of the most established companies in the comic industry.