The Cooke Agency has hired senior literary assistant Paige Sisley full-time, while Cooke International has hired Hana El Niwairi in the position of rights assistant.
House of Anansi Press has announced that Toronto poet Kevin Connolly has come on board as poetry editor, replacing outgoing editor Damian Rogers.
Halifax-based Nimbus Publishing has hired Karen McMullin as its first national publicist.
Michelle MacAleese is joining Vancouver-based editorial services company LifeTree Media.
Publishers Group Canada has promoted Erin Dunlop to the position of sales coordinator.
Toronto indie publisher Joe Books has announced several staffing changes.
Victoria-based press TouchWood Editions has announced that publisher emeritus Pat Touchie has retired.
Grant Munroe will step down as director of marketing and publicity for Biblioasis.
Personnel change for Georgetown Publications.
Former Chatelaine books editor Laurie Grassi is joining Simon & Schuster Canada.
Children’s book publisher Annick Press has announced that, effective Feb. 3, 2017‚ Colleen MacMillan‚ Annick’s Vancouver-based associate publisher‚ will retire.
Halifax-based editor Kim Pittaway is joining the University of King’s College’s master of fine arts in creative non-fiction program as its new executive director.
Three personnel changes from Penguin Random House Canada imprint McClelland & Stewart.
HarperCollins has announced the hiring of Shannon Whibbs to the role of associate editor. She will manage the HarperPerennial, HarperCollins, and… Read More »
The Literary Press Group of Canada has announced the hire of Mandy Bayrami in the role of marketing manager, effective Nov. 18.
The Manda Group has announced that, effective immediately‚ Emily Patry has been promoted to national account and communications manager. Patry will take… Read More »
The Vancouver Writers Fest has announced that long-time artistic director Hal Wake will be stepping down after next year’s 30th… Read More »
Leadership changes are afoot for ChiZine Publications, the Peterborough‚ Ontario–based dark fiction and fantasy press. Co-publisher Brett Savory will take leave to focus… Read More »
Page Two Strategies, the Vancouver-based strategic non-fiction publisher, has announced the hire of Amanda Lewis as project and development manager‚ effective… Read More »
Vancouver’s Greystone Books has announced the hire of Alice Fleerackers to the position of marketing co-ordinator‚ effective immediately. Fleerackers’s previous experience… Read More »
Effective Sept. 28‚ David Farag will join Toronto book sales agency the Manda Group as sales and marketing co-ordinator, national accounts. Farag’s… Read More »
Winnipeg small press ARP Books has announced the hire of executive editor Todd Besant‚ effective immediately. Besant will helm the… Read More »
Jennifer Jones has joined the Toronto Public Library Foundation as its new president. For the past nine years, Jones has… Read More »
Effective immediately, Douglas Richmond has been hired as editor at House of Anansi Press. He will acquire titles primarily for the publisher’s… Read More »
Toronto publisher Joe Books has announced a number of new hires: Jason Flores-Holz has joined the team in the newly… Read More »