The Quarto Group has implemented a new global sales and marketing structure, which has seen the English Language Sales team divided into three main channels:... Read more
Other publishers have welcomed Penguin Random House's new stance on paying work experience participants, after it pledged to pay the National Living Wage to 450 candidates every year.... Read more
Toby Jones, formerly group marketing and publicity director at Simon & Schuster UK, is joining Headline's commercial fiction team next month as editorial director. ... Read more
Mairi Kidd, managing director of accessible children's book publisher Barrington Stoke, has been made redundant after six years at the company.
The Book People has appointed former Troubadour sales director, Rob Kittlety, as managing director of field sales.
Bristol University Press, the new university press encompassing the Policy Press imprint, has appointed Palgrave Macmillan's Stephen Wenham and Paul Stevens to "drive the publisher’s... Read more
Hodder and Stoughton has appointed Sam Bradbury, currently with Jo Fletcher Books, as editor with commissioning responsibilities in the area of science fiction, fantasy and horror, reporting to... Read more
Former HarperCollins editorial director Martin Redfern is set to turn his hand to agenting, joining Diane Banks Associates as a non-fiction agent next month.... Read more
Former Hot Key Books editorial and digital director Sara O’Connor is to join Bibliocloud.
Pan Macmillan’s lifestyle imprint Bluebird has announced two appointments and a pre-empt for a title from the founder of Ziva Meditation.
BookMachine is launching a marketing arm, BookMachine Works, and has hired five people from across the industry to staff it.
Orion Publishing Group has appointed Alanna Feldman, previously of Mary Anne Thompson Associates, to be its US scout.
Netflix has appointed Maria B Campbell Associates UK Ltd in London and Maria B Campbell Associates Inc in New York to be its exclusive global literary scouts. ... Read more
Is recruitment all about the candidate? Does finding the perfect role depend solely on the job seeker? Lara Pace takes a look.
Chris Wellbelove has joined Aitken Alexander Associates in the role of agent from Greene and Heaton, while Lesley Thorne has been appointed managing director of... Read more
Issue No 5751
Friday, April 21 2017
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