PRH Enterprises to close, director Jo Edwards to leave

PRH Enterprises to close, director Jo Edwards to leave

Penguin Random House Enterprises is closing, after PRH admitted it has been unable to turn the unit into a commercially sustainable business. The move has resulted in Jo Edwards, director for PRH Enterprises, leaving the company at the end of the month.

The division, launched in 2012, has been responsible for creating commercial partnerships for PRH's authors and brands, including through licensing and merchandising, TV, online writing courses, the Penguin Live events business and most recently Penguin Shop. 

The restructure, announced to staff by Hannah Telfer, group director for consume...

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