At Penguin Random House, Windy Dorrestyn is now Director of Marketing at Ten Speed Press. She was previously Senior Merchandiser at Old Navy. Additionally, Lisa Beech is now Assistant Director of Publicity at WaterBrook & Multnomah. She was Associate Director of Publicity at David C Cook.
Rachel Fershleiser will join Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in late June as the Executive Director of Audience Development. She was previously Director of Publisher Outreach at Tumblr.
In children’s publishing: Kate Keating joined Random House Children’s as Director of Digital Marketing. She was Director of Social Media at L’Oreal USA. . . Emily Hutton joined Simon & Schuster Children’s as Sales Manager. She was National Accounts Manager at Macmillan Children’s. . . At Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Becky Munich is now Associate Art Director and Karina Granda joined as Senior Designer. Munich was Associate Art Director at HarperCollins Children’s and Granda was Designer at Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.
Maris Kreizman is leaving her position as Publishing Outreach Lead at Kickstarter.
Dark Horse VP of Trade Sales Michael Martens will leave the company at the end of August.
Faith Black Ross is now Acquisitions Editor at Crooked Lane Press. She was most recently Acquiring Editor at Severn House.
Alexandra Brown joined Chronicle Books as Marketing and Publicity Manager, Lifestyle. Scott Haney is now Human Resources Manager.
Shane White joined Sourcebooks as Business Development Manager, Special Markets. He was National Sales Manager at Harvest House Publishers.
At university presses, Scott Ditchik is now Editorial Director at Yale University Press. Previously, he was Group Publisher for Social Science and Executive Editor for Economics and Finance at Princeton University Press. . . John Tryneski is retiring from his position as Executive Editor for Political Science and Law at University of Chicago Press after four decades. . . Linda Bathgate will join the University Press of Florida as Chief and Deputy Director in July. She is currently Publisher in Communication at Routledge.