Kelli Chipponeri has been promoted to editorial director, children's, at Chronicle Books Children’s Publishing. Chipponeri joined the company in 2010 as executive editor.

Alana Podolsky has been named assistant marketing manager for history at Oxford University Press USA. She was previously associate publicist and joined the company in 2012.

Kelsey Dickson has joined Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing as publicity assistant. Sarah Jane Abbott has joined Paula Wiseman Books and Beach Lane Books as editorial assistant.