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Hey joins S&S as senior commissioning editor

The Bookseller – 2012-01-11

Simon & Schuster has appointed Claire Hey as senior commissioning editor for fiction,...
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Tess Macleod Smith joins Net-a-Porter

The Net-a-Porter Group has hired Tess Macleod Smith as its new group publishing director. | Media Week – 2012-02-10

ABA joins Amazon boycott

The American Booksellers Association has joined the growing list of US retailers to boycott the... | The Bookseller – 2012-02-09

Publishing Vet Paul Conley Joins as Editorial Director

Paul Conley, a publishing vet whose experience runs the gamut from b-to-b to consumer financial journalism, is now editorial director with In this role, Conley will oversee the... | Folio Magazine – 2012-02-07

Scott joins Oneworld

Daniel Scott is to step into the newly created role of managing director at Oneworld.... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-31

McDevitt joins Jenny Brown Associates

Bob McDevitt, previously publisher of Hachette Scotland, has joined leading Scottish literary... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-26

Round joins HC as associate publisher

Cornerstone marketing director Claire Round will leave the company to join HarperCollins as the... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-24

Germany joins World Book Night

World Book Night is continuing its international spread, with Germany now set to join the UK... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-17

Haines joins Penguin Children's in new media role

Penguin Children's Group has created the role of acquisitions manager for its media and... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-06

Watson joins 10 'unputdownables' for TV Book Club

"The TV Book Club" returns to More4 on Sunday 29th January with author S J Watson's... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-05

Watson joins 10 'unputownables' for TV Book Club

"The TV Book Club" returns to More4 on Sunday 29th January with author S J Watson's... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-05

MP joins BA in calling for earlier response to Portas review

An MP has joined the Bookseller Association's calls for the government to respond to the Mary... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-04

Kinsella joins Oswald in withdrawing from T S Eliot Award

A second poet shortlisted for the T S Eliot Prize for Poetry has withdrawn from the award,... | The Bookseller – 2011-12-07

Page joins Skillset board

Faber c.e.o. and publisher Stephen Page has joined the board of directors of Skillset, the... | The Bookseller – 2011-12-01

Waterstone's Rowley joins Ebury

Ebury Press has appointed Michael Rowley, previously a Waterstone's buyer, as editorial... | The Bookseller – 2011-11-30

Martin joins Kindle Million Club

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Mon, 19/09/2011 - 14:24 A Game of Thrones author George RR Martin has become the latest author to sell one million copies of his books for the Amazon... | The Bookseller – 2011-09-19

Purcell joins New Island

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 13/09/2011 - 08:00 Irish publisher New Island has appointed Eoin Purcell as the company’s commissioning editor. Purcell is editor and founder of... | The Bookseller – 2011-09-13

Former Marvel Entertainment Exec Joins Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia as CFO

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia names Ken West as its new chief financial officer. West replaces Kelly Turner, who left the company in January. MSLO’s new addition comes from Marvel Entertainment,... | Folio Magazine – 2011-09-07

Gary Starr Joins the Newsweek Daily Beast Co. as CFO

The Newsweek Daily Beast Co. has named Gary Starr as its new CFO. Starr will replace Jennie Tse Wang, who is departing from the company, according to Adweek. | Folio Magazine – 2011-09-01

Walker joins iBookstore

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Thu, 18/08/2011 - 11:50 Children's publisher Walker Books has become the latest to sign up to the iBookstore, with books by the likes of Anthony Horowitz,... | The Bookseller – 2011-08-18

Quercus joins iBookstore

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Tue, 12/07/2011 - 09:24 Quercus has become the latest publisher to join the iBookstore, making the likes of Stieg Larsson's Millennium Trilogy available... | The Bookseller – 2011-07-12

Pullman joins fight for Brent libraries

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 08/07/2011 - 09:27 Author Philip Pullman has joined the fight to save the six Brent libraries threatened by closure, following Zadie Smith and... | The Bookseller – 2011-07-08

French publisher La Martinière joins the iBookstore.

Written By: Barbara Casassus Publication Date: Wed, 06/07/2011 - 07:32 La Martinière is the latest French publisher to sign up to sell e-books through Apple’s iBookstore. About 150 La Martinière... | The Bookseller – 2011-07-06

Robert Newman Officially Joins Reader’s Digest as Creative Director

Robert Newman is now creative director with Reader’s Digest; he served as a consulting creative director with RD since December. | Folio Magazine – 2011-06-30

Andrew Steed joins Marco Polo

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Thu, 23/06/2011 - 06:53 Andrew Steed, senior buyer at travel bookseller Stanfords, is leaving the business to join Marco Polo Travel Publishing as its... | The Bookseller – 2011-06-23

Sony Joins Hands with J.K. Rowling for Pottermore

Sony partners with Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling to fashion an interactive online site with games and exclusive audio and e-books. | PC World – 2011-06-23

Gary Weston joins Bookspeed as m.d.

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Thu, 23/06/2011 - 06:25 Book wholesaler and consultant service Bookspeed has appointed Gary Weston as its new m.d with immediate effect. Co-owner... | The Bookseller – 2011-06-22

Headline's Cook joins S&S

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Tue, 14/06/2011 - 08:34 Headline non-fiction publisher Carly Cook is to join Simon & Schuster as deputy editorial director of non-fiction, reporting to... | The Bookseller – 2011-06-14

Faber joins iBookstore

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Thu, 09/06/2011 - 09:55 Faber is the latest publisher to announce it has joined Apple's iBookstore in the UK, France and Germany. Both Faber and Faber... | The Bookseller – 2011-06-09

Couric Joins ABC News; HuffPo Poaches NYT

Katie Couric scores a deal with ABC that's one of the most unique arrangements in TV today, Arianna Huffington pulls another top Times employee, and a popular women's magazine is struggling on the... | Media Bistro – 2011-06-08

Prominent Businessman Joins Group Interested In Buying The Boston Globe

Jack Connors, a successful Boston investor, has joined forces with Aaron Kushner in attempting to put together a bid for Boston Globe. | Editor & Publisher – 2011-05-26

Jane Harman joins Newsweek Daily Beast board

(04-22) 14:04 PDT New York (AP) -- Former U.S. Rep. Jane Harman will take a board seat at The Newsweek Daily Beast Co. to represent her family's 50 percent interest in the website and magazine... | San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-04-23

Former CEO of joins Apture's Board of Directors

Peter Horan, former CEO of and IAC Media & Advertising, has joined Apture's Board of Directors, news made public yesterday via press release. Horan will provide strategic insight into... | Editors Weblog – 2011-03-10

Another Murdoch joins The Times board - with a retired spy

How independent is independent? With Rupert Murdoch supposedly on the brink of solving his BSkyB dilemma by hiving off Sky News to an independent trust of some sort, we discover that his eldest... | Guardian – 2011-03-02

iBookstore joins Fiction Uncovered promotion

Publication Date: Mon, 14/02/2011 - 08:31 Apple's iBookstore is the latest retailer to sign up to Fiction Uncovered as the new promotion for midlist authors attracts 80 submissions. The online giant... | The Bookseller – 2011-02-14

Former HuffPost CEO Joins Glenn Beck’s New Website

Bill Carter reports that former Huffington Post CEO Betsy Morgan will join Glenn Beck's new website "The Blaze," serving as president at the HuffPost imitator named for Moses' burning bush. | The New York Observer – 2011-01-06

Russian billionaire joins WikiLeaks to expose corruption

Novaya Gazeta, the Moscow newspaper controlled by former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev and billionaire Alexander Lebedev, said it agreed to join forces with WikiLeaks to expose corruption in... | The Sydney Morning Herald – 2010-12-23

Former Inc. Editor Joins Digital Startup Nomad Editions

Nomad Editions, the digital media company launched by a group that includes former Newsweek president Mark Edmiston, has launched a custom media division led by former Inc. editor Chris Leach, who... | Folio Magazine – 2010-12-16

Bettany Hughes joins Calder on Orange Prize

Historian and author Bettany Hughes is to... | The Bookseller – 2010-12-15

Norwegian publishing legend joins Johnston Press as non-exec director

Johnston Press has appointed Norwegian publishing veteran Kjell Aamot as a non-executive director. | Yahoo – 2010-07-21

WSJ national security reporter Dreazen joins National Journal

Washington, D.C. (July 12, 2010) – The National Journal Group announced today that veteran national security reporter Yochi Dreazen will be joining National Journal as a senior correspondent... | Yahoo – 2010-07-12

Banker Joins Merging Minnesota Media as CFO

Former Waseca, Minn., newspaper carrier and local banker Robert Mittelstaedt has been named chief financial officer, treasurer and secretary of family-owned Huckle Publishing, which merges tomorrow... | Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-30

Workman Publishing Also Joins Apple's IBookstore

Apple has continued to ink deals with independent book publishers, having signed an agreement with Workman Publishing to bring its catalogue to the iBookstore... | PC World – 2010-03-23

'Pansexual' Editor Neal Boulton Joins OK! Magazine UPDATE: Not Really [Media]

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Mark Wood joins Future Publishing

Future Publishing, the company behind magazine titles including Total Film, has appointed the former ITN chief executive Mark Wood as a non-executive director. Wood, who announced he was to step... | Guardian Unlimited – 2009-04-02

Former 'WSJ' Publisher Joins Advisory Board of Peer39

Former Wall Street Journal Publisher Gordon Crovitz has joined the advisory board of the online semantic advertising firm Peer39. | Editor And Publisher – 2009-04-02

Former 'Washington Post' M.E. Bennett Joins Duke University

Bennett will join the DeWitt Wallace Center for Media and Democracy (DWC), which is "focusing its scholarship and teaching on exploring new models for news organizations in the Internet age. DWC is... | Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-31

Emily Cook Joins 'Granta'

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Rice Joins Dorman at Penguin

Pam Dorman has acquired three new novels by Luanne Rice. | Publishers Wekly – 2009-03-17

Newspaper and Mail Deliverers Union Joins Teamsters

The independent Newspaper and Mail Deliverers Union (NMDU) -- which represents some 1,500 employees at papers in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut -- has voted to join the International... | Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-18

Kephart joins Pioneer Journal

Lindsay Kephart, 26, of Wadena, joined the staff of the Wadena Pioneer Journal on Monday, Feb. 2 as an advertising account representative. | Wadena Pioneer Journal – 2009-02-04

Vietnam joins international book fair in India

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Becky Saletan, highly regarded editor and publisher, joins Riverhead Books

NEW YORK - Rebecca Saletan, a highly regarded publisher and editor who quit Houghton Mifflin Harcourt last month, has been named editorial director of Riverhead Books, where authors include Khaled... | Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune – 2009-01-27

Quincy Jones joins Bono as newspaper columnist

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Quincy Jones, the Grammy Award-winning producer and composer, is following the lead of U2 frontman Bono by becoming a guest columnist as newspapers look for new ways to entice... | Reuters – 2009-01-19

Gabriel Macht joins the ranks of comic-book heroes with ‘The Spirit'

The first thing Gabriel Macht did when he found out he had been cast to play "The Spirit" was rush out to find background material. He purchased a book that contained later Spirit comics by creator... | The State – 2008-12-23

GigaOm Joins IDG’s TechNet

IDG’s TechNetwork, a leveraged collection of technology Web sites, has added GigaOM, the marquee tech site founded by Om Malik, to the ad network.The network, which was launched in March, averages... | Folio Mag – 2008-12-16

Washington Post's Don Graham joins Facebook board

LONDON (Reuters) - Donald Graham, chairman and chief executive of the Washington Post Co, has agreed to join the board of directors of Facebook, the world's most popular social networking site. | Reuters – 2008-12-12

Enman Joins Security Dealer & Integrator as Publisher

FORT ATKINSON, Wis.----SECURITY Dealer & Integrator, the #1 resource for over 25,000 security systems integrators and installers, announced today that Carol Enman has joined as publisher. | Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance – 2008-12-09

Former Newsweek President and Worldwide Publisher Greg Osberg Joins Buzzwire as CEO

DENVER , Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Buzzwire, Inc. today announced that Greg Osberg , former Newsweek president and worldwide publisher, has joined the company as chief executive officer. | Broadcast Newsroom – 2008-12-08

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Joins DirectoryM in Content Syndication Partnership

DirectoryM , a leader of local content platforms on the Internet, announced today a content license partnership with John Wiley & Sons, Inc., a leading publisher of popular brands including... | Centre Daily Times – 2008-12-08

In Reorganization, `Cox Newspapers¿ Joins Radio And TV In `Cox Media Group¿

Cox Newspapers soon will be no more. In a sweeping reorganization announced Wednesday by Atlanta-based Cox Enterprises, Cox Newspapers beginning in January will join two other media business units,... | Editor And Publisher – 2008-12-03

Tribune site joins ‘magazine rack’

The Portland Tribune’s Web site is now on a national “magazine rack.” The site has been added to Guy Kawasaki’s, which features news from across the country and information on all... | Portland Tribune – 2008-11-13

Hudson joins Bertelsmann Supervisory Board

Random House UK deputy c.e.o. Ian Hudson has... | The Bookseller – 2008-11-10

Our Town Phone Book Joins with Boomdash, to Enable Local Businesses to Advertise Online

ANN ARBOR, Mich.----Boomdash, LLC, a leader in turn-key search engine and mobile marketing for local businesses, announced today its partnership with Minuteman Publishing, Inc. DBA Our Town Phone... | Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance – 2008-10-15

Judy Gibbons joins Guardian Media Group board

Guardian Media Group has appointed former MSN executive Judy Gibbons to its board as a non-executive director. By Stephen Brook | Guardian – 2008-10-13

Michael Vaughan joins Telegraph titles

Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan is joining Telegraph Media Group as a cricket columnist. By Oliver Luft | Guardian – 2008-10-03

Chris Hemblade joins Harper's Bazaar

Chris Hemblade is to join Harper's Bazaar as senior contributing editor, three months after leaving rival magazine Elle to work in the charity sector. By Caitlin Fitzsimmons | Guardian – 2008-10-02

Lurie Joins Disney-Hyperion

Stephanie Owens Lurie has been named editorial director of Disney Book Group’s Disney-Hyperion Books imprint, beginning October 22. | Publishers Wekly – 2008-09-30

Chronicle joins Yahoo in online ad system

The Chronicle and the San Jose Mercury News are partnering with Yahoo on APT, a system that will encourage the cross-selling of online advertising. The platform connects publishers, advertisers, ad... | San Francisco Chronicle – 2008-09-25

Goldstein joins IDW Publishing as COO

IDW Publishing, a San Diego-based publisher of comic books and graphic novels, announced that entertainment and media executive Greg Goldstein has joined the company as chief operating officer,... | San Diego Daily Transcript via Yahoo! News – 2008-09-23

Greg Goldstein Joins IDW Publishing as Chief Operating Officer

IDW Publishing, a leading publisher of comic books and graphic novels, today announced that veteran entertainment and media executive Greg Goldstein has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer... | Marketwire via Yahoo! Finance – 2008-09-22

Chris Cramer joins Reuters in multimedia news role

Chris Cramer has been appointed as global editor for Reuters' multimedia news department. By Jemima Kiss | Guardian – 2008-09-15

Mike Mall joins 'Business Journal' as advertising director

The Phoenix Business Journal has tapped a longtime newspaper industry insider to serve as its next advertising director. | BizJournals – 2008-09-15

Sweeney joins Random House's Windmill

Random House has appointed Pan Macmillan... | The Bookseller – 2008-09-09

Informa price cut as Blackstone joins bid group

LONDON (Reuters) - Private equity firm Blackstone has joined a consortium bidding for Informa , but an industry source said the group was no longer prepared to pay its original price for the British... | Reuters – 2008-09-04

Fulcrum Joins Consortium, Melville Heads to Random

Fulcrum Publishing will join Consortium for distribution January 1, while current client Melville House will leave for Random House. | Publishers Wekly – 2008-09-04

Bauer Radio PR chief Maureen Corish joins Random House

Bauer Radio PR chief Maureen Corish has been appointed group communications director of book publisher Random House. By John Plunkett | Guardian – 2008-09-02

Dallas Fisher Joins Forces with People Publishing

Founders of People Publishing have added extra weight to their business portfolio by welcoming well-known Waikato businessman Dallas Fisher into the business as a shareholder. | – 2008-09-01

Simon Willison joins Guardian News & Media

Former Yahoo and Lawrence Journal World developer Simon Willison has been recruited by Guardian News & Media as a software architect. By Jemima Kiss | Guardian – 2008-08-22

Mail on Sunday exec Stephen Miron joins Global Radio

Global Radio has hired Mail on Sunday executive Stephen Miron to be chief executive of the UK's biggest commercial radio business following the GCap Media takeover. By Leigh Holmwood | Guardian – 2008-08-19

Media Talk: Fox News Joins a Social Network, but Not Its Parent’s Site

Fox News Channel wants more friends. But instead of using the News Corporation’s own social network, it’s choosing to network on the site’s chief rival, Facebook. | New York Times – 2008-08-18

Outskirts Press Joins Blogosphere with Self-Publishing News Blog

Outskirts Press, the fastest-growing full-service self publishing company, announces a new blog chock full of book publishing news and helpful hints for writers. | PRWeb via Yahoo! News – 2008-08-18

Matt Mason joins Q magazine

Bauer Consumer Media's Q magazine has appointed Zoo deputy editor Matt Mason as senior editor ahead of next month's redesign of the monthly music title. By Oliver Luft | Guardian – 2008-08-14

Lulu joins forces with weRead

Self publishing website Lulu has struck a... | The Bookseller – 2008-08-06

Bauer's Chris Lawson joins Virgin Radio

The new owner of Virgin Radio has raided Heat and FHM parent Bauer Consumer Media for the network's head of digital and branding. By John Plunkett | Guardian – 2008-07-15

Thomson executive joins Daily Mail publisher

DMGT, publisher of the Daily Mail, has recruited Thomson Reuters executive Suresh Kavan to run its business information publishing division, replacing Martin Morgan, who is to become group chief... | Daily Telegraph – 2007-02-08

Yahoo! Exec Joins MSLO

NEW YORK Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia has hired Orlando Reece as svp, broadcast sales to oversee cross-platform opportunities. | Adweek – 2008-06-23

Hearst appoints Prima publisher as Seaton joins Immediate

Hearst Magazines UK has appointed David Parker as publisher of Prima, replacing Steven Seaton, who is joining Immediate Media as managing director of its London specialist division. | Media Week – 2012-02-13

David Morrissey joins "Walking Dead" cast as Governor

LOS ANGELES ( - British actor David Morrissey has been cast as The Governor in the hit zombie series "The Walking Dead," AMC said Friday. The Governor, from Robert Kirkman's "Walking... | Yahoo! News – 2012-02-25

Wood joins Kobo as UK manager

Former director of Interead Phil Wood has been appointed to the new role of Kobo’s country... | The Bookseller – 2012-03-06

Shone joins Aurum following FL merge

A series of appointments have been made at Aurum and Frances Lincoln, following the merging of... | The Bookseller – 2012-04-24

Microsoft joins forces with Barnes

The software company announced it will invest $300 million in the bookseller's e-book and college bookstore ventures | The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-04-30

Collingridge joins Safari Books Online

Enhanced Editions co-founder Peter Collingridge is to join digital learning library Safari Books... | The Bookseller – 2012-05-09

Rebuck joins authors at Queen's arts celebration

Random House chief executive Gail Rebuck and authors including Jacqueline Wilson, A S Byatt and... | The Bookseller – 2012-05-24

Axe joins Aurum

Aurum has appointed Jessica Axe to the role of publicity director, with Axe moving from PR agency... | The Bookseller – 2012-05-25

Emily Lawrence joins CourseSmart

E-textbook and digital course material provider CourseSmart has appointed Emily Lawrence to its... | The Bookseller – 2012-06-13

Newbury joins Random House India

Random House India has appointed Caroline Newbury, formerly deputy publicity director at Ebury,... | The Bookseller – 2012-08-01

Kate Burns re-joins Orchard

Orchard Books has appointed Kate Burns to the role of publisher for picture books, gift and... | The Bookseller – 2012-08-14

Random House joins Public Library Online

Random House UK has joined Bloomsbury's Public Library Online, with titles available on the... | The Bookseller – 2012-08-21

Wibbly Pig joins Magic Town

The virtual world for picture books, Magic Town, has gained a new resident with the addition of... | The Bookseller – 2012-08-30

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