Orbit has made the following promotions: Devi Pillai has been promoted to executive editor; Susan Barnes has been promoted to associate editor; Abby Blackman has been promoted to associate editor at the Yen Press imprint; Wendy Chan has been promoted to designer.

In the Random House legal department, Kathy Trager, general counsel has been named executive v-p. Matthew Martin and Anke Steinecke, both associate general counsels, have been appointed senior v-p.

At Findaway World, Don Hayes has been named v-p, Playaway products group, and Ralph Lazaro has been named v-p, digital products group.