As a former author, publisher, publicist and marketer, Kate has seen every side of publishing and set up her own literary agency so she could do "the best job in publishing". Kate's reading tastes - from romance to thrillers - are highly commercial.


Kate has a degree in History (BA Hons.) from the University of York and later garnered two undergraduate modules in Creative Writing and Literature from the Open University (both with Distinction!).  She also holds a postgraduate certificate from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM).


Kate enjoys travel, wine, the theatre and fine art. She is also a trustee of the Catholic Truth Society (CTS), a 150-year-old charity who are the UK publishers to the Holy See.


Kate Nash is listed at #20 in UK Fiction by Publishers Marketplace, based on number of deals made (Feb 2017).


Kate Nash, Agent                                                                            @katenashagent

Patricia Hilton-Johnson, Agent's Assistant                            @phjtrishnels

Patricia is a transplanted New Yorker who has resided in the UK since 2005. She has a long career editing and researching for book and magazine publishers including Time-Life Books, National Geographic and Cambridge University Press.


Patricia enjoys antiques, especially Oriental antiques since having lived in Japan as a girl. For three years she wrote a monthly column for the New England Antiques Journal.


Patricia holds a BA in History and an MFA in Creative Writing (Fiction). Her short stories have been nominated for a number of prizes.


Justin Nash, Business and Finance Manager                            

Justin has a BA in History and an MA in Medieval Studies from Birkbeck, University of London. He manages the day to day business of the agency.