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June 2016


Pam Notarantonio moves up to associate children’s trade art director.


Kaylan Adair moves up to senior editor.

Little, Brown and Company Books for Young Readers

Allegra Green moves up to assistant manager of brand and licensed marketing.

Mara Lander is being promoted to executive director of brand and licensed management.

Jamie Lee joins the company as assistant designer.

Elaine Lopez-Levine has been named senior designer.

Kara Sargent takes on the role of editor in chief of brand, licensed, and IP publishing.

Anthony Trezza joins the company as financial analyst. He was formerly marketing operations coordinator at Simon & Schuster.

Macmillan Children’s Publishing

Kat Brzozowski joins Swoon Reads and Feiwel and Friends as editor. She was at Thomas Dunne.


Emily Dowdell is taking on the role of publicity and marketing associate.

Niki Knippenberg has been named assistant editor, working with licensed titles, paperbacks and reprints.

Elyse Vincenty has been promoted to publicity and marketing assistant.

Random House Children’s Books

Kerri Benvenuto moves up to v-p of marketing for licensed and proprietary brands.

Andrea Comerford comes on board as marketing assistant.

Elena Meuse has joined the company as publicity assistant.

Maria Middleton takes on the role of art director. She was formerly associate art director at Abrams.

Josh Redlich has been named associate publicist. He was formerly at Sterling Publishing.

Joseph Scalora joins the company as associate marketing director and events strategist. He was previously senior marketing manager at Del Rey.

Margret Wiggins has been hired as publicity assistant. She was formerly intern at Soho Press.

Running Press Kids

Adrienne Szpyrka joins the company as associate editor on July 11. She was formerly editor at Sky Pony Press.

Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing

Liz Kossnar moves up to associate editor at Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers.

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