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Karen Kosztolnyik Joins Simon & Schuster

Karen Kosztolnyik has been named executive editor at Simon & Schuster’s Gallery Books imprint. Kosztolnyik will report to editor-in-chief Jen Bergstrom and acquire commercial fiction, narrative nonfiction and memoir genres.

Kosztolnyik started her publishing career at John Wiley & Sons and then spent six years at Harlequin/Silhouette. She has served as an editor at Grand Central Publishing for nearly a decade.

Here’s more from the release: “During her distinguished tenure, Karen edited a wide variety of New York Times bestsellers, including the phenomenally successful Dewey by Vicki Myron & Bret Witter, which hit #1 and was on the list for 30 weeks, Silent Scream by Karen Rose, Lethally Blond by Cosmopolitan editor-in-chief Kate White, and On the Line by Serena Williams.”

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Kate White Inks Deal at HarperCollins

Cosmopolitan magazine editor-in-chief Kate White (pictured, via) has signed with Harper Business for her new nonfiction title called Sweet Success: How to Get It, Run with It, Savor It. The book will be released in fall 2012.

Associate publisher Kathy Schneider negotiated the deal with Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency president Sandra Dijkstra. Associate editor Colleen Lawrie will edit the title.

Here’s more from the release: “A new business book for women, Sweet Success: How to Get It, Run with It, Savor It will focus on women who are beginning their careers, and women in the middle stages of their professional paths. With Kate’s trademark savvy and wit, Sweet Success will expand on the strategies she set forth in her groundbreaking bestselling book, Why Good Girls Don’t Get Ahead But Gusty Girls Do (Grand Central 1996).”

Sally Kim Named Editorial Director at Simon & Schuster

Sally Kim (pictured) has been named editorial director at Touchstone, a Simon & Schuster imprint. She will report to vice president and publisher Stacy Creamer.

Here’s more from the press release: “In the course of her career Sally has specialized in quality fiction with commercial appeal, which fits perfectly with our Touchstone mission. Her authors have included Lisa Unger, Gillian Flynn, Allison Winn Scotch, Justin Evans, Phillip Margolin, Cecelia Ahern, and Kate White.”

Kim’s previously served as executive editor at HarperCollins. Kim’s publishing career has included jobs at Random House, Macmillan, and the Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency.