Kelly Burdick has been named associate publisher at Melville House. Burdick has been with the company since 2005.

Angela May Chen will be joining the Chronicle Books marketing communications team as the new Jr. designer.

At HMH, James Phirman is national account manager selling to the wholesale clubs and grocery chains. Jessica Gilo has joined the culinary team as a marketing specialist.

Greg Mortimer has joined Simon & Schuster Digital as senior online marketing manager.

Mark Mouser is stepping down as manager of general books at University Book Store in Seattle, Wash., in order to work part-time. He will continue to buy bargain books. Pam Cady, currently assistant manager, will become manager effective July 1.