Scot Kuehm has joined Princeton University Press as associate director and chief financial officer. Previously he was cfo & coo at Oxford University Press. In addition, Colleen Boyle has been promoted to publicist.
At Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Children’s: Cara Llewellyn has been promoted to associate art director; Opal Roengchai has been promoted to designer; Anne Hoppe has moved up to vp, associate publisher, senior executive editor at Clarion; and Bethany Vinhateiro and Alex Preziosi have both been promoted to editor, franchise publishing. Elsewhere at HMH, Jackie Shepherd has been promoted to associate designer.
A memorial service for the late Loretta Barrett will be held May 7 at St. Peter’s Cathedral on Lexington Avenue in Manhattan (between 53 and 54). Open to all, doors will open for an informal reception at 4:30 and the service will begin at 5:30 pm. “The memorial should wrap up by 7:00, and people will again be able free to gather in the outer room after the service. Consider it a reunion, of sorts,” the agency writes.
Scribd had described their deal with Penguin Random House audio as an “exclusive,” but it turns out what they meant is that Scribd is the only “unlimited subscription partner.” In PRH’s view, “Our audio titles have been available for a number of years via a multiple retailers with various subscription models, including Audible, Audiobooks.com, and Overdrive in the library market, among others.”