Mark Joins Janklow & Nesbit

PJ Mark is joining Janklow & Nesbit Associates in January as an agent. Mark was most recently an agent and international rights director at McCormick & Williams.

Hobson to McCormick & Williams

Susan Hobson has been named director of international rights at McCormick & Williams, filling the position left open by PJ Mark. She was most recently a codirector of foreign rights at Inkwell Management.

Perez to NAL

Danielle Perez has been named executive editor at NAL/Penguin. Perez, who was senior editor at Random House’s Bantam division, will be acquiring predominantly commercial fiction and nonfiction; she’ll start on January 4.

Cornell Leaving Book Soup

Due to the imminent sale of Book Soup in West Hollywood to Vroman’s Bookstore, Tyson Cornell’s position as director of marketing and publicity for Book Soup has been eliminated. Cornell may be reached at

Mamangakis to Scribner

Christina Mamangakis has joined Scribner as a publicist. She was most recently an associate publicist at Norton, where she worked on publicity campaigns for such books as The Music Room: A Memoir by William Fiennes and Yogi Berra: Eternal Yankee by Allen Barra.