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May 2016

HarperCollins Children’s Books


Maggie Searcy moves up to associate art director.


Little, Brown and Company Books for Young Readers


Saraciea Fennell joins the company as publicist. She was previously a publicist at Scholastic.

Karina Granda has been named senior designer. She was previously a designer at Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.

Marcie Lawrence moves up to senior designer.

Becky Munich takes on the newly created role of associate art director. She was formerly associate art director at HarperCollins Children’s.

Nisha Panchal-Terhune moves up to associate director, creative services.

Angela Taldone joins the house as design assistant.

Hallie Tibbetts has been hired as editorial assistant.


Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group


Alexei Esikoff joins the company as senior managing editor.


Random House Children’s Books


Alison Impey has been promoted to senior art director.

Kate Keating joins the company as director of digital marketing. She was formerly director of social media at L’Oreal USA.

Cassie McGinty is being promoted to publicist.

Lauren Morgan moves up to subsidiary rights coordinator.

Catherine Mucciardi has been named assistant art director.

Ray Shappel is being promoted to senior designer.

Sam Terris moves up to associate publicist.

Jillian Vandall has been named publicity manager.

Casey Ward moves up to director of publicity events.

Jason Zamajtuk has been promoted to art director, media specialist.


Scholastic


Scher Foord joins the team as vp, creative for Scholastic.com. She was formerly executive director, UX and design at Condé Nast.


Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing


Sarah Jane Abbott moves up to assistant editor at Paula Wiseman Books and Beach Lane Books.

Faye Bi is being promoted to senior publicist.

Alexandria Borbolla is now editorial assistant at Caitlyn Dlouhy Books. She was formerly managing editorial assistant at Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.

Isa Caban moves up to marketing coordinator.

John Daly has been promoted to art director for Simon Spotlight/Little Simon.

Nicole Ellul is being promoted to associate editor at Simon Pulse.

Chloe Foglia moves up to associate art director.

Ciara Gay has been named senior designer for Simon Spotlight/Little Simon.

Dorothy Gribbin moves up to director, managing editorial for S&S Books for Young Readers, Atheneum, Margaret K. McElderry, Paula Wiseman, Beach Lane, and Saga Press.

Emily Hutton joins the team as sales manager. She was previously national accounts coordinator at Macmillan Children’s.

Liz Kossnar moves up to assistant editor at Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.

Emma Ledbetter is being promoted to editor at Atheneum.

Marissa Marks takes on the role of production editor, Simon Spotlight, S&S Books for Young Readers and Saga Press.

Christine Marshall has been promoted to managing editor for Little Simon and Simon Spotlight.

Diego Molano Rodriguez joins the company as sales assistant.

Jeannie Ng has been promoted to senior managing editor for Atheneum and Saga Press.

Chrissy Noh takes on the role of marketing director for S&S Young Readers, Atheneum, Margaret. K. McElderry, Paula Wiseman, Beach Lane and Saga Press.

Deane Norton is being promoted to director of subsidiary rights.

Annie Nybo moves up to associate editor at Margaret K. McElderry Books.

Alexa Pastor is being promoted to assistant editor at Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.

Lisa Rao is named senior editor at Simon Spotlight.

Lauren Rille is being promoted to art director.

Emma Sector moves up to assistant editor at Aladdin.

Mandy Veloso has been promoted to production editor, Aladdin and Simon Pulse.

Andrea Welch has been named executive editor at Beach Lane Books.


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