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.
Canongate has promoted Joanna Lord to the newly-created position of audio and online sales manager and will recruit an assistant into another new role, as part... Read more
HarperCollins' cookery and lifestyle publishing director Grace Cheetham is leaving the business on 22nd September.
Literary agency Peters Fraser & Dunlop has appointed Elizabeth Sheinkman as executive director of the Books Department and senior agent.
The Creative Industries Federation has appointed Rosie Millard as deputy c.e.o. and promoted Caroline Julian to head of policy and public affairs.... Read more
Some of our industry experts tell us what they look for in a job application and share some examples that have stood out for them. Also,... Read more
Starting salaries in publishing have risen 13.2% over the past few years, bookcareers.com's Salary Survey 2017 has found, but the results have shown there is still a... Read more
Issue No 5943
Friday, September 24 2021
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