Fain to Leave HBG for Gladwell Podcast
Heather Fain will be leaving Hachette Book Group to pursue a new position as chief marketing officer at Pushkin Industries, the podcast company recently launched by Jacob Weisberg and Malcolm Gladwell. Fain has been with HBG for 20 years at HBG, starting at Warner Books in the publicity department, in 1996. She then moved to Little Brown’s publicity department in 2001, where she rose to director of publicity, marketing director, and deputy publisher. Most recently, she occupied the position of senior v-p, and director of marketing strategy, which was created for her in 2015. Fain's last day at HBG will be November 30.