Weber to B&N
Tracey Weber, president of Travelocity North America, is joining Barnes & Noble as executive v-p, textbooks and digital education, for Barnes & Noble.com. She will be responsible for all of the company’s digital education products and services, and will work to develop Barnes & Noble College Bookseller’s position in the market to sell more print books online as well as more digital products.
Barksdale Joins Tuttle
Cal Barksdale, formerly general manager at Arcade, has been named senior editor at Tuttle Publishing. Barksdale, who starts April 15, will be acquiring titles in all areas of Asian studies and will consider other projects that fit with Tuttle’s profile.
Harper, Bendell Up at HC
Matt Harper has been promoted to senior editor at HarperCollins’s creative development team, and Amy Bendell has been named associate editor. Both report to Lisa Sharkey, head of the unit.