Doris Cooper has been promoted to vp, associate publisher at Clarkson Potter, continuing to report to Pam Krauss.
At Blue Rider Press, Sarah Hochman has been promoted to executive editor.
Fast-growing digital publisher Entangled has signed a first-look film deal with John Davis’s Davis Entertainment, which produces for 20th Century Fox. Entangled owner and publisher Liz Pelletier will oversee the relationship for the Entangled, and was represented by The Gersh Agency.
Cleveland Plain Dealer book editor Karen Long is leaving her position to to manage the Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards. Arts reporter Joanna Connors will take over as book editor.
Author and editor David Haviland has joined the Andrew Lownie Literary Agency as an agent to build a list of fiction clients.
Readers Digest UK is facing a second round of bankruptcy or reorganization. Current owner private equity firm has asked creditors to accept a voluntary restructuring to avoid full bankruptcy. Their proposal would eliminate 90 – 95 of 100 – 125 jobs at the UK magazine.