Ginjer Buchanan, editor-in-chief of Ace and Roc Books, will retire in March 2014, exactly 30 years after she was hired by The Berkley Publishing Group, now a division of Penguin Random House.
The Paris Review announced that two former staffers, Jonathan Galassi, president and publisher of FSG, and writer Mona Simpson, have joined its board of directors.
Michael Goldsmith has joined Doubleday as a publicist. He was formerly at Overlook Press.
Cara Bedick has joined Harlequin as senior editor, Harlequin Nonfiction. Previously, she was an editor at The Experiment.
At Chronicle Books, Allison Weiner has been promoted to senior designer, Anne Kenady has been promoted to assistant designer, and Meghan Nowell has been promoted to studio coordinator. Ellie Raissi has joined the mass market sales team as mass market sales assistant.