At Macmillan, Holly Ruck has been promoted to international sales manager, focusing on the open market.
Tara Shanahan has joined HMH Children’s as senior publicity manager; she was previously at Penguin Children’s.
Alex Hedley will take over as New Zealand publisher for HarperCollins, filling the role vacated by Finlay Macdonald. Hedley has been general nonfiction publisher at Penguin Random House New Zealand.
Simon Ross will take over as ceo of Manchester University Press on August 1, as Frances Pinter steps down. Ross was deputy managing director for academic publishing at Cambridge University Press.
IPG will add distribution as of January 1, 2017 for Mosaic Press, Amberley Publishing (through Trafalgar Square), and Pucci Publishing (through Art Stock Books). They recently took on Bucket Fillers, and will add Little Island Press (through IPG Academic and Professional) on October 1.