At Rodale Books, Julie Will has been promoted to executive editor. He projects include having overseen their Biggest Loser books.
Columbia University Press has hired Richard Gehringer as cfo. He spent over two decades at Oxford University Press, rising to svp and cfo, and more recently he has been Controller for The New York Foundation for the Arts.
Publishing Technology has hired Martin Borbone and Anna Lister Cheese for their client management team, in the US and UK respectively.
Liaquat Ahamed‘s LORDS OF FINANCE: 1929, The Great Depression, and the Bankers Who Broke the World won the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award.
The Guardian announced the shortlist for their First Book award. All the nominees are works of fiction except for FT journalist Michael Peel’s A Swamp Full of Dollars.