ABC Children’s Institute Adria Batt Agate Publishing Aki Neumann ALA Annual Conference Alex Granato Alexandra Sehulster Algonquin Books Ali Cutrone Ali Hammond Alicia Trader Amanda Acevedo American Booksellers Association Andrews McMeel Universal Angela Man Ann Zangri Anna Montague Anna Torres Anne Tibbets Annie Chagnot APA Books APA Publishing Association of Jewish Libraries Atheneum Books for Young Readers Atria Ayesha Pande Literary Basic Books Becky Odell Berrett-Koehler Bess Brasswell Book View Book Your Calendar BookBub BookCon BookExpo Booksparks Boyd Mills & Kane Boyds Mill Press Bridget Smith Calkins Creek Cameron Chase Cengage Charco Press Chelsea Masquelier Cheryl Lew Chirp Chronicle Books Chuckanut Writers Conference Cindy Lee Claire Gamble Claire Kelley Clarissa Young Colleen Boyle Consortium Corvisiero Literary Agency Courtney Payne Craig Popelars Craig Teicher Crown Crystal McCoy D4EO Literary Agency Daniel D. Fox David Chaudry David Marshall David R. Godine Dead Reckoning DENPA Dial Press Diamond Book Distributors Disney Editions Disney Press Disney Publishing Group Disney Publishing Worldwide Diversion Books DK Dominique Raccah Doubleday Dunham Literary Dutton Eileen Rothschild Einstein Literary Management Elizabeth Bruce Emily Krump Emily Parenti Emily Thomas Meehan Equation Research Ethan Walles Eugenia Pakalik Fabled Films LLC Frankie Johnson Gary Thompson Gotham Ghostwriters Hachette Book Group Harlequin HarperCollins HarperCollins Children's Books Hay Festival Wales Heidi Kanter Highlights for Children Hilary Harwell Histria Books Histria LLC Holiday House Horizon Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers Hyperion Ian Delaney Independent Publishers Group Ingram Content Group Inkyard Press Insight Editions JABberwocky Literary Agency Jace Molan Jake-Ryan Kent James Abbate Jamie Fiocco Jen Young Jennifer Banash Jenny Lee Jessica MacLeish Jessica Zafarris Jill Reschop-Gonzalez Johanna Vondeling John Byron III John Hardy John Leary John Lefler John Maher John Wiley & Sons Josh Williams Julia Hernandez Kaitlyn Johnson Kane Press Kate Prosswimmer Katelin Ross Katie Hope Katie Tucker Kayleigh George Keely Platte Keely Platte Public Relations Kelly Reed Kelly Stidham Kelsey Manning Kensington Knowton Kristen Noon KT Literary Latest Laura Dail Literary Agency Laura Shepherd Lauren Clauss Lauren Jackson Lauren Weber Linda Pearles Lisa DiSarro Little A Little Bee Books Liz Gately Llewellyn Worldwide Lucasfilm Press Lynn Waggoner Macmillan Children's Madeline McIntosh Madison Furr Magination Press Children’s Books Maria Jesus Aguilo Mariam Quraishi Mario Montenegro Mark Lee Marla Koenigsknecht Marvel Press Mary Ann Naples Mary Urban Matt Mullin McElderry Books McGraw-Hill Media Connect Melissa & Doug Books Michael Goldsmith Michael Leali Michael Ploetz MIT Press Morgan Krehbiel Morgan York Nantucket Book Festival National Book Foundation Neil Hiremath Neil Maillet Neil Patterson New York Rights Fair Nicole Bond Nicole Counts Nina von Moltke Octane Press One World Orbit Oskar Nogueda Out of the Blue Enterprises Pande Lecture Management Paula Wiseman Books Penguin Press Penguin Random House PePcon: The Print + ePublishing Conference Perma-Bound Picador Pippin Properties Pomegranate Communications Princeton University Press Printers Row Lit Fest Publishers Weekly Rabsel Editions Rachel Bell Rachel Chlebowski Random House Books for Young Readers Rebecca McNamara Red Sofa Literary Agency Rina Mody Rocky Nook Roost Books Rudy Cecera Saga Press Sam Ofman Samantha Fabien Samantha Freeman Sara Miller Sarah Lawrence College Writing Institute SarahMay Harel Scholastic Scott Hatfill Scribner Seoul International Book Fair Shambhala Publications Sharismar Rodriguez Shelby Meizlik Simon & Schuster Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Simon Beecroft Soho Press Sourcebooks Square Enix St. Martin's Press Star Watch StarBerry Books Stefani Szenda Sterling Crawford Steven Tran Stuart Krichevsky Literary Agency Stuart Roberts Susan Graham Tatyana Rosalia Taylor McBroom Tegan Tigani The Casemate Group The Paris Review The Santa Barbara Writers Conference Thieme Group Tin House Books Tishana Knight Tracy Dowd Unbound Viking Children's Vivian Lee VMLY&R Warsaw Book Fair Wednesday Books William Morrow William Morrow Group William N. Thorndike Jr. Wizard World Comic Con WordSong Workman Publishing Writer's Digest

People are spinning up in mid-May 2019 – Publishing trends


The founder and owner David R. Godine will be the publisher of an nameless firm at the finish of the yr, earlier than the 50th anniversary in 2020. The brand new owner is William N. Thorndike, Jr.

Craig Popelars has joined Tin Home in publishing June 1 He was beforehand a publisher of Algonquin Books.

Daniel D. Fox has joined Andrews McMeel Universal Recreation Director. Previously, he served as Director, Buyer Relationship at VMLY & R

Samantha Freeman joined Fabled Movies LLC as Business Director. He was previously the founder and operational director of Out of the Blue Enterprises. Crystal McCoy, former Scholastic Publicity Manager, joined the company as a writer and head of social media

Nicole Bond, formerly Head of Subsidiary Rights at Hachette Guide Group, joins Atria as Director of Subsidiary Rights. Lauren Jackson joins Saga Press because the Director of Publicity and Advertising. He was beforehand the leader of the Scholastic brand. Kate Prosswimmer, a former writer in Editor, joins McElderry's books as a journalist. As well as, Simon & Schuster, John Hardy, Head of Distributor and Retail, retires twenty-two years with the company, and gross sales agent Kelly Stidham retires at the finish of Might.

In William Morrow Group, Kayleigh George has joined as Advertising Director. Lately he was the Advertising Director of Penguin Random Home. At HarperCollins, Shelby Meizlik has left his place with VP, Special Events and Artistic Methods and Jessica MacLeish has left her place as a journalist. You possibly can contact them [email protected] and [email protected].

Scott Hatfill has joined the Unbiased Publishers Group as Worldwide Sales Director. Previously, he was Director of International Diamond Ebook Distributors

In June, Katie Hope joins Princeton University Press as Advertising Director. Just lately, he worked as a Advertising and Writer Relationship Director at MIT Press

Bess Brasswell joined Harlequin as Publishing Manager, Inkyard Press. He was formerly director of selling for HarperCollins Youngsters's Books.

Craig Teicher, former director of Specialish Tasks at Publishers Weekly, has joined the Paris Evaluate as a digital chief.

Gotham Ghostwriters has employed writer Jennifer Banash as Director, Artistic Writing and Jessica Zafarris, former Content Strategist and Digital Content Director, Author's Digest, Advertising and Communications Director.

Keely Platte joins BookSpark as Publicity Director. Previously, he was Director of Keely Platte Public Relations.

In Pomegranate Communication, Rachel Bell has been appointed Advertising Director.

In Melissa & Doug Books, formerly a senior editor of Disney Publishing Worldwide, Sara Miller joined as an editorial director.

Office News … Anne Tibbets joins D4EO Literature Agency Representative, shifting from her earlier position as Associate Literary Agent at Purple Couch Literary Agency. Bridget Smith, a former literary agent at Dunham Literary, joins the JABberwocky Literature Company beneath the same title. At Corvisiero Literary Company, Emmy's award-profitable writer and producer Rudy Cecera joins Movie & Tv Sub-Agent. And in Pippin Properties, Cameron Chase can be becoming a member of on June 10 as a subsidiary affiliate.

Taylor McBroom, formerly Advertising Coordinator for Youngsters's Books at HarperCollins, joined Houghton Mifflin Harcour as a advertising skilled, Faculty & Library.

In Workman Publishing, Rina Mody has joined Digital Providers Manager. Previously, he was a Metadata and an eBook Distribution Associate at Thieme Group.

In Chronicle Books, Eugenia Pakalik, Sales Director, has left the corporate and may contact [email protected]. Mariam Quraishi, a former Junior Designer, Viking Youngsters, is a part of Designer, Youngsters. Aki Neumann participates in Youngsters's Production Designer;

Kelly Reed, former editor-in-chief of Perception Editions, joined Rocky Nook's chief editor

Kelsey Manning joined Penguin Random Home as senior advertising supervisor; He was beforehand the Advertising Director of Scribner. At DK, Michael Ploetz joins the Youngsters's Advertising Supervisor; Prior to now, he was a advertising and publicity coordinator for small bee books. At the finish of the month, DK's licensing supervisor, Simon Beecroft, shall be employed by the corporate. Lauren Clauss, previously an assistant editor of Disney Press, is a co-editor of Random Home Books for Young Readers. Elizabeth Bruce, editor, leaves Picador on June 1 and may contact [email protected].

Michael Leali has been a advertising specialist

Morgan Krehbiel, Publisher and Inventive Director of Agate Publishing [email protected]

Within the holiday residence Cheryl Lew, previously a Media Join writer, has joined an older publisher.

Jenny Lee has joined the charters as a publisher that strikes from it to Crown. Angela Man, former advertising and publicity coordinator at Diversion Books, joins the Orbit Affiliate Publicist

In BookBub Ali Hammond joined Chirp account manager

In Little A Vivian Lee leaves his place as a journalist

Alicia Dealer has left her place as advertising coordinator Perma -Boundissa. He can contact [email protected].


Following the departure of Mary Ann Napoli, the former Disney Publishing Group writer, Lynn Wagoner and Emily Thomas Meehan have been promoted to share their mission. Wagoner keeps his identify VP, International Writer, Franchise and now additionally oversees Disney Press, Marvel Press, Lucasfilm Press and Disney Editions. Meehan has been appointed VP, publisher of Hyperion and Unique Content Technique and IP Improvement.

About Berrett-Koehler David Marshall turns into CEO and CFO, and Johanna Vondeling turns into CEO. Neil Maillet has been promoted to CEO. Maria Jesus Aguilo takes over as International and Digital Gross sales Director.

Cengage has promoted Rebecca McNamara as leader earlier than the company's deliberate merger with McGraw-Hill.

Lisa DiSarro has been promoted to CEO of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for young readers. Amanda Acevedo turns into Advertising Manager, Faculty and Library. In addition, Sharismar Rodriguez is now an inventive director.

Hachette E-book Group sees a number of promotions for promotional purposes. Ali Cutrone joins online gross sales supervisor, Claire Gamble turns into Nationwide Account Manager and Mary Urban joins Senior Digital Account Supervisor. Julia Hernandez has been promoted to the Wholesale Director, and Heidi Kanter and Laura Shepherd have both moved to the Father or mother Accountant. In mass gross sales, Tracy Dowd becomes the senior supervisor of membership and airport sales, Tishana Knight joins the gross sales employees for mass retailers, and John Lefler is promoted as a nationwide account manager. John Leary is now Regional Director of Subject Sales. John Byron III turns into Gross sales Promotion Manager. Katie Tucker turns into Senior Accountant for Youngsters in the Nationwide Financial system. On the market by Nashville, David Chaudry and Linda Pearles have been promoted to national account managers. Jill Reschop-Gonzalez turns into Deputy Director of Gross sales. Frankie Johnson becomes the leader of a specialty store.

At HarperCollins, Jace Molan turns into Director of Video and Group Government Producer and Anna Montague is now Assistant Editor. William Morrown Emily Krump has been promoted to director

In Doubleday, Lauren Weber has been promoted as Advertising Director and Michael Goldsmith becomes a public chief. Rachel Chlebowski enters the assistant editor of Random Home books for younger readers. Colleen Boyle is now Penguin Press's public chief, and Becky Odell is now a Dutton publisher. In Dial Press, Annie Chagnot turns into a senior editor. In a single world, Nicole Counts has been promoted to editor and publisher manager.

Claire Kelley has been promoted to Advertising and Publicity at Roost Books, while Katel Ross becomes a publisher and Adria Batt becomes a advertising companion in Shambhala publications.

In the chronicles, Courtney Payne becomes Deputy Gross sales Director, and Ian Delaneys becomes Associate Gross sales Supervisor, whereas Chelsea Masquelier is promoted to Operations Coordinator.

Gary Thompson has been promoted to Lifeless Reckoning

information… Neil Patterson is now Director of Stuart Krichevsky Literature Agency. At Corvisiero Literature Workplace, Kaitlyn Johnson becomes Affiliate Agent and Intern Supervisor. Hilary Harwell has been promoted to KT Literary. Susan Graham takes over as Einstein's literary chief. At Laura Dail Literary Agency, Samantha Fabien is now a Literary Agent who works in addition to her current position as Worldwide Rights Manager. Alexandra Sehulster strikes to St. Martin's Press editor. Macmillan's Youngsters's Madison Furr is promoted to Affiliate Publicist

Stuart Roberts has been promoted to Simon & Schuster's senior editor. Morgan York turns into an Affiliate Manufacturing Editor in Simon & Schuster books for young readers and Paula Wiseman Books, whereas Tatyana Rosalia turns into a senior manufacturing firm for McElderry Books and Atheneum for younger readers.

In Workman, Cindy Lee has been promoted to Advertising and Visual Content Director; Neil Hiremath has been promoted to the director of digital activity; and SarahMay Harel strikes to Associate Supervisor, Net Operations and Online Store.

In Ingram Content material Group, Sterling Crawford goes to challenge manager, integration and outsourcing; Ann Zangri takes over as Advertising Director; and Matt Mullin joins Senior Key Account Sales Supervisor

. The unbiased writer group Alex Granato will turn out to be the chief editor and subcontractor; Kristen Midday, Senior A / R Assistants; Sam Ofman, Senior Publisher; Emily Parenti, Content material Advertising Coordinator; Stefani Szenda, for advertising. Anna Torres, Publisher Improvement Coordinator; Ethan Walles, A / P Director; Josh Williams, Senior AQ Editor; Clarissa Young, AQ Editor; Jen Younger, Particular Gross sales Consultant. The IPG Distribution Middle at Oskar Nogueda turns into Print Middle Supervisor and Mario Montenegro becomes Replenishment Coordinator.

Steven Tran joins Soho Press Gross sales Manager

Mark Lee is now Head of Communications and Advertising at the Nationwide E-book Foundation

Marla Koenigsknecht has been promoted to APA Publishing's APA Books and Magination Press Youngsters's Books

by Llewellyn Worldwide at Jake-Ryan Kent becomes a writer.

John Maher is promoted to news and digital editor in Publishers Weekly

James Abbate at Kensington is now an assistant editor.


Publishers Weekly is on the lookout for candidates for the fifth Star Watch program. The deadline for submitting a free appointment is 14 June. More info and registration type may be found here.

Penguin Random Home has acquired a 45% stake in Sourcebooks. Underneath the brand new agreement, Sourcebooks will type a five-individual board of directors, chaired by Dominique Raccah, founder of Madeline McIntosh, NAS von Moltke, President of the NBPR and Strategic Improvement Director of the NBPR.

The consortium has added four new publishers: Charco Press, DENPA, Rabsel Editions and Unbound.

On June 1, Histria Books (Department of Histria LLC) has additionally signed a worldwide gross sales, advertising and distribution agreement with The Casemate Group

Kane Press has bought Boyds Mill Press and associated printings, Calkins Creek and WordSong, highlights for youngsters, and has subsequently reworked itself into Boyd Mills & Cane. The combined writer additionally consists of StarBerry books.

John Wiley & Sons acquires the property of Knowton, an adaptive studying company based mostly in New York. The deal is predicted to finish on Might 31st.

Ayesha Pande Literary announced the launch of the "Thinking and Comprehensive Speaker Office", Pande Lecture Management.

At first of Autumn 2019, Penguin Random House sells and distributes Sq. Enix launched a brand new line of English-language manga, novels and art books worldwide.

In China, Liz Gately is now scouting for Horizon.

The Board of American Booksellers Affiliation has appointed Tegan Tigan to fill a vacancy that was released when Jamie Fiocco got here to function president. The subsequent elections will probably be held in spring 2020.


23-26. Might
Warsaw Ebook Truthful
Warsaw, Poland

23. Might – 2 June
Hay Pageant Wales
Wales, UK

New York, NY

29. – Might 31
New York Rights Truthful
New York, NY

June 1-2
New York, NY

June 8-19
Printers Row Lit Fest Fest
Chicago, IL

12-13. June
PePcon: Print + ePublishing Convention
New Orleans, LA

Wizard World Comedian Con
Philadelphia, PA

13-16. June
Nantucket Guide Pageant
Nantucket, MA

Santa Barbara Conference of Authors
] Santa Barbara, CA

17.-19. June
Affiliation of Jewish Libraries
Los Angeles, CA

19.-23. June
Seoul International Guide Truthful
Seoul, South Korea

20-25. June
ALA Annual Convention
Washingto, DC

Chuckanut Authors Convention
Bellingham, WA

22. June 19, 1919
Sarah Lawrence School Writing Institute
Bronxville, NY

26-28. ] ABC Youngsters's School
Pittsburgh, PA

Written occasions might be found in Calendar.