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
Hachette Children’s Group has restructured its PR department with two new appointments and three promotions after the former head of publicity left to go freelance.... Read more
Simon & Schuster UK has promoted Sara-Jade Virtue to a newly created role, special sales director and brand director for commercial fiction.
Abigail Bergstrom, publishing manager at Gleam Futures, on her role representing the books of digital-first talent.
Sarah Shea, formerly marketing manager at Bloomsbury, has joined the HarperFiction marketing department.
Felice Howden, head of digital marketing and consumer engagement for Little, Brown, has joined Bonnier Zaffre in the newly-created role of digital marketing manager.... Read more
Issue No 5747
Friday, March 10 2017
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