Phoebe Yeh has been named the new vice president and publisher of Crown Books for Young Readers.
Previously, Yeh spent seventeen years as an editor at HarperCollins Children’s Books. She has worked with National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Walter Dean Myers, Big Nate series author Lincoln Pierce, and Caldecott Honor-winning husband and wife duo Betsy and Ted Lewin.
A number of other job changes were announced this week…
Over on the adult side, three editors at Crown Archetype have received promotions. Suzanne O’Neill now holds the title of executive editor, Talia Krohn has moved up to senior editor, and Stephanie Knapp will now serve as associate editor.
At HarperCollins, Shelby Meizlik has been made vice president of publicist. She will continue in her role as group publicity director for all the imprints at the William Morrow Group.
- Stephen Barbara Moves to InkWell Management
- Lisa Thomas Promoted to SVP/Editorial Director at National Geographic Books
- Steve Bevis Joins Bookmasters as Head of IT
- Paul Stevens Named Acquisitions Editor at Quirk Books