Allison Devlin has been appointed v-p marketing director at Running Press, replacing Craig Herman. She has been marketing director at Crown, overseeing the Potter Craft, Watson Guptill and Martha Stewart brand publications, and has also been at Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, HarperCollins Children's Books and DK Publishing. Devlin will start January 16 and will divide her time between the Running Press office in Philadelphia and the Perseus office in New York.

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