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  • Meet the Editor: Gayatri Patnaik

    The editorial director of Beacon Press is only the latest member of her extended family to work in publishing, here and abroad.

  • Children's Job Moves: September 2016

    New job announcements in children's publishing for September 2016.

  • Zecher Resigns as HMH CEO

    Linda Zecher has resigned as CEO of the educational and trade book publisher after a five-year run.

  • O'Leary Named New BISG Executive Director

    Brian O'Leary, a well-known industry consultant who heads up Magellan Media Partners, has been named the new executive director of the Book Industry Study Group.

  • PW Star Watch 2016 Superstar: Andrew Harwell

    Andrew Harwell, senior editor at HarperCollins Children’s Books, was named PW Star Watch Superstar at a party at New York's Dream Downtown hotel on September 15.

  • AAP’s Tom Allen to Retire in 2017

    Allen, who was named CEO of the Association of American Publishers in 2009, has announced that he will retire in early 2017. Given the news, the AAP board of directors has begun a search for a new CEO.

  • PW Star Watch 2016 Honorees

    Congratulations to this year's Star Watch honorees, some of the best and brightest young talent in the publishing business.

  • PW Star Watch 2016 Finalists

    Congratulations to the 2016 PW Star Watch finalists, one of whom will be chosen as the "superstar" at our gala event on September 15, and be awarded a trip to the Frankfurt Book Fair.

  • PW Star Watch 2016

    Celebrating the best and brightest young talent in the publishing industry.

  • D'Onofrio Named Director at Chicago Distribution Center

    Supply chain executive Joe D'Onofrio has been named director of the Chicago Distribution Center, effective September 12. He replaces Don Linn, who left the organization in May.

  • Children's Job Moves: August 2016

    New job announcements in children's publishing for August 2016.

  • Four Questions with... Rachel Hecht

    Hecht recently left her position as executive director of children's and YA scouting at Mary Anne Thompson Associates to launch her own company, Rachel Hecht Children's Scouting.

  • Digital Media Vet Takes Over at Recorded Books

    Tom MacIsaac took the helm of the audiobook publisher and distributor in late June, succeeding Rich Fresse. MacIsaac was CEO of Verve Mobile from 2010 to 2015, where he expanded the company's mobile and advertising capabilities.

  • Kuyper Resigns from BISG

    A little more than one year after being named executive director of the Book Industry Study Group Mark Kuyper has resigned, effective immediately.

  • Tor/Forge Restructures Its Leadership

    President and publisher Tom Doherty has named Patrick Nielsen Hayden associate publisher of Tor Books, effective immediately, along with Devi Pillai, who formerly led the U.S. division of Orbit Books.

  • Groban Out at HMH Kids

    After 10 years at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Betsy Groban, senior v-p and publisher of children's books, is leaving the company. A spokesperson for HMH said the house has not yet found a replacement, but confirmed that a search is "underway."

  • Lennertz to Lead CBC as Executive Director

    Carl Lennertz has been named executive director of the Children's Book Council and Every Child a Reader, effective August 8.

  • Children's Job Moves: June 2016

    New job announcements in children's publishing for June 2016.

  • Sara Nelson Heading to HarperCollins

    Nelson, currently editorial director for Books and Kindle at Amazon (and formerly editor-in-chief of 'Publishers Weekly'), is joining the publisher's Harper imprint as v-p, executive editor and special advisor to the publisher, Jonathan Burnham.

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