International SVP Declan Moore will “immediately begin the process of recruiting” a replacement. Meanwhile, the books division will look like this, Moore writes:
Hector Sierra, Chief Operating Officer, will report to me, and Linda Howey (VP, Retail and Special Sales) and Ruth Chamblee (VP, Trade Marketing) will report to Hector. Jeff Reynolds will report to Ruth.
Heidi Vincent (VP, Direct Marketing) will report directly to me.
Children’s Book Publishing will continue to report to Melina Bellows, EVP of Children’s Publishing and Chief Creative Officer for Kids and Family, who continues to report to me.
No mention was made in the memo of where Hoffman’s headed.