Penguin Random House Children's imprint Ladybird is bolstering its publishing team with the hire of Louie Stowell, who moves from Usborne after 12 years.
As part of #WorkinPublishing week, Jack Smyth from William Collins and 4th Estate talks to jobs in books about his career as a designer.... Read more
The Publishers Association (PA) is this week running #workinpublishing week for a third year to demonstrate the broad array of jobs available in the publishing industry. ... Read more
Publicist Katie Brown has been appointed commissioning editor for Trapeze Books and will be joining the company on 8th January.
Irish independent publisher Tramp Press is expanding its presence in the UK and has appointed Helen Hughes as head of UK development.
At HarperCollins, The Borough Press has appointed Carla Josephson to the position of commissioning editor, replacing Holly Ainley, who will leave HarperCollins in December to... Read more
HarperCollins imprint Avon Books has made some "key" changes to its editorial team following publishing director Helen Huthwaite’s maternity leave this October.
Creative writing charity Arvon has appointed biographer Jeremy Treglown, a former editor of the Times Literary Supplement, to be its new chair.... Read more
Samantha Burridge has been appointed director of strategy and transformation of the Scientific and Academic Research division at Clarivate Analytics.
Alexandra McNicoll, currently joint head of translation rights at C+W, is joining A M Heath as director of foreign rights from 3rd January 2018.... Read more
Christina Demosthenous, currently commissioning editor at Headline, is moving to Bookouture to take up the role of commissioning editor.
Brian A Napack, a former president of Macmillan and currently an advisor at Providence Equity Partners, has been named the new president and c.e.o. at... Read more
McGraw-Hill Education c.e.o. David Levin is leaving the company after three years in the role.
Fiona Murphy, currently publicity director at Penguin Random House Ireland, is joining Transworld/Doubleday Ireland from 1st January in the role of editorial director.... Read more
Hay Festival has appointed Jonathan Godfrey OBE, former principal of Hereford Sixth Form College, to its board of directors.
Issue No 5790
Friday, February 16 2018
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