Robb Pearlman is the Editor-in-Chief of Smart Pop Books. Over his publishing career, Robb has conceived of and acquired internationally bestselling works based on licensed properties including Star Trek, Bob’s Burgers, Bob Ross, The Princess Bride, and more, worked with such studios as Fox/Disney, Sony, CBSViacom/Paramount, NBCUniversal, WarnerMedia, and many others, lead the revitalization of publishing and merchandising programs for classic characters including Nancy Drew and The Hardy Boys, and managed book-to-film rights for front and backlist titles. He is a New York Times Bestselling author, having written over 30 books for adults and kids. As a pop culturalist, Robb is a guest speaker at pop culture conventions and events, and is a featured pop culture expert online, on air, on podcasts, and in print. Robb acquires broadly in the pop culture space.