Ryan Doherty has moved over from Ballantine to Random House Trade Paperbacks as an editor, reporting to Jane von Mehren. And Erika Greber has joined the Random House Publishing Group as assistant marketing manager for Random House, Spiegel & Grau, Dial Press, and The Modern Library. She was a marketing associate at Random House Audio.
At Simon & Schuster, Kate Ankofski has been promoted to associate editor. Elsewhere in the company, Meredith Wahl-Jones moves over to the Free Press as a publicist, after working as an associate publicist at Scribner.
Samhain Publishing has hired Heather Osborn as editorial director, reporting to Christina Brashear, starting November 1. Most recently she has been head of Tor Romance.
One more set of Bouchercon awards we missed yesterday. The Anthony Award winners included Louise Penny‘s THE BRUTAL TELLING for best novel, and Sophie Littlefield‘s A BAD DAY FOR SORRY for best first novel.