DK CEO John Duhigg will resign from his position at the end of June. Ian Hudson has been named his successor, and will relinquish his current positions as Penguin Random House International CEO and Penguin Random House UK Deputy CEO.
Meghan Deans is now Marketing Director at Ecco. She was Director of Social Media at Little, Brown.
Betsy Gleick will join Algonquin as Editorial Director at the end of June. She was most recently Creative Editorial Director for Audible’s Channels.
Maria Middleton joined Random House Children’s as Art Director. She was Associate Art Director at Abrams.
Louisa Hager joined Workman Publishing as Digital Content and Social Media Community Manager and Estelle Hallick joined as Publicist. Hager was previously Marketing Associate for academic at HarperCollins and Hallick was Associate Publicist at Oxford University Press.
Kathy Kleidermacher joined Open Road as Copy Director. She was previously Copywriting Director for Berkley/NAL.
Lauren Hill is now Publicist, Adult Trade at Bloomsbury. Previously, she was Assistant Marketing Manager at Oxford University Press.
Quynh Do is re-joining Norton as Trade Editor, Science, Math, Philosophy, and Natural History. She was most recently Associate Editor at Basic Books, and before that, was Associate Editor in Norton’s college division.
At literary agencies, Latoya Smith is now Agent at L. Perkins Agency. She was previously Editorial Director at Samhain Publishing. . . Allison Hunter joined Janklow & Nesbit Associates as Agent. She was previously Agent at Stuart Krichevsky Literary Agency. . . JL Stermer joined New Leaf Literary & Media as Agent. She was Literary Agent at N.S. Bienstock. . . Erica Rand Silverman joined Stimola Literary Studio as Senior Agent. She was previously at Sterling Lord Literistic. . . Jen Marshall joined Kuhn Projects and Zachary Schuster Harmsworth as Agent. She will continue to work at Vintage and Anchor as Publicist-at-Large. . . Katie Zanecchia is now Agent at the Ross Yoon Agency. She was previously Digital Rights Manager at Writers House and Content Manager at CreativeMornings.
At Sounds True, Melissa Valentine is now Acquisitions Editor and Caroline Pincus is Freelance Editor-at-Large. Valentine was Editor at New Harbinger Publications and Pincus was Associate Publisher at Red Wheel Weiser.