Marian Lizzi, a senior editor at Penguin's Perigee Books imprint, will add the title senior editor at Penguin's G. P. Putnam's Sons imprint, and will acquire titles in health, fitness and practical nonfiction.

Interweave Promotions, Hires

Anne Merrow, previously an editor at Thomas Dunne Books, has been hired as an editor. Ann Budd, an author and Interweave magazine editor, has been promoted to books editor. Paulette Livers, previously a designer, has been promoted to art director, books. Rebecca Campbell, who previously worked at Sopris West Educational Services, has been appointed managing editor, books. Laura Levass, marketing manager for beading, has been named marketing manager, books. Anne Bakken has been promoted to marketing manager, knitting, needlework and spinning groups. Rae Dawn Olbert has been hired as marketing manager, beading group.

Doubleday Broadway Promotions

David Drake, v-p, director of publicity Broadway Books, has been named executive director of publicity for Broadway. Allison Rich, v-p, director of publicity, Doubleday, has been named executive director of publicity, Doubleday and Spiegel & Grau. Nicole Dewey, previously associate director of publicity, has been named director of publicity, Doubleday. Gretchen Koss, formerly with Viking/Penguin, has been named director of publicity at Spiegel & Grau.

RH Audio

Amanda D'Acierno, publicity director, will add marketing to her duties.

Thomas Nelson

Michelle Sanders, formerly with United Methodist Publishing House, has been named publicity director for Tommy Nelson. Melanie Bryant, formerly publicist for Nelson Books, has been named publicist for Rutledge Hill. Emily Sweeny, marketing specialist, will add marketing director for J. Countryman to her duties.


Judy Klein, an executive at FSG for 12 years, has been hired as a subsidiary and foreign rights consultant.

Qureshi Joins Free Press

Amber Qureshi, formerly with Picador, has been named an editor.

Eber to Krupp

Jim Eber, whose background in publicity includes a stint as director of publicity at Workman, has joined Krupp Kommunications as senior v-p.