Pete Bohan will join Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Children’s as senior marketing manager, retail on January 24, based in New York. He previously worked as marketing manager at Chronicle.
Children’s publisher Blue Apple Books will move distribution to Random House Publisher Services from Chronicle Books, effective July 1, 2011.
Accenture chairman and former ceo William (Bill) D. Green is joining the board of directors of McGraw-Hill.
Peter Costanzo is joining F+W Media as director of digital content. He was previously director of online marketing at the Perseus Books Group.
Author and critic Wilfrid Sheed, 80, “the wittily satirical man of letters who drew upon his Anglo-American background to write bittersweet essays, criticism, memoirs and fiction about cultural life on both sides of the Atlantic, ” died Wednesday.