Sony executive Susan L. Jurevics will become the new CEO of Pottermore, taking over from Charlie Redmayne. Jurevics will start in the role on October 1, working alongside Julian Thomas, who has been acting CEO since Redmayne left for HarperCollins in July. Thomas will now become chief operating officer at the digital business.

Kerry Nordling, director of rights at St. Martin’s Press, has been named a v-p.

Maria Celis has left her position as special events manager at Barnes & Noble Union Square to pursue other projects. She can be reached at