Bridget Wagner Matzie
Bridget Wagner Matzie represents non-fiction and commercial fiction as a ZSH agent based in Washington, DC. Books she has represented include: the New York Times bestseller Daemon by Daniel Suarez (Dutton, 2009); the LA Times bestseller Against Happiness: In Praise of Melancholy by Wake Forest English professor Eric Wilson (FSG, 2009); and the New York Times bestseller The Party Is Over by Mike Lofgren (Viking, 2012).
Bridget graduated magna cum laude from Colgate University with a B.A. in English and Writing. She attended the Columbia University publishing program and subsequently worked for ICM in New York and London. For six years, Bridget worked as an agent and rights director at The Sagalyn Agency, and for two years as foreign rights manager at Random House India in New Delhi before joining Zachary Shuster Harmsworth in 2011.
Bridget is most interested in strong original ideas, new and international voices, big-think topics and books that challenge readers and create discussion.