Jenni Hill and Nadia Saward have been promoted in the editorial team at Orbit.
Hill (pictured, top) has been promoted to editorial director at the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Little, Brown Book Group and will report to publisher Anna Jackson.
She has been with Orbit for 10 years and is the UK editor of various award-winning authors including N K Jemisin, Ann Leckie and Jim Butcher. Last year, she was awarded the Starburst Hero Award for Literature, which was presented for her “outstanding contribution to genre literature”.
Saward has been promoted to assistant editor. She joined the company as editorial assistant in 2019 and will now start to build her own list of SFF authors alongside continuing to provide editorial support for the imprint. She will report to Hill.