In the UK Bloomsbury has appointed Charlotte Atyeo to the newly created role of publisher of sport and Wisden within the adult trade division. Commissioning editor Charlotte Croft will move into Atyeo's previous role as head of the sports and fitness department at A&C Black, publishing coaching and reference books.
Atyeo will continue in her role as publisher of John Wisden & Co, and continue to commission with Matthew Engel for the Wisden Sports Writing imprint which launches this autumn with Patrick Collins' Among the Fans.
At Ten Speed Press, Sara Golski has been promoted to editor and Emily Timberlake has been promoted to associate editor, both reporting to Julie Bennett.
The Waxman Agency's Holly Root is relocating to Los Angeles. She will open a west coast office for the agency, and will continue to develop her client list as well as expand the agency’s network of TV and film contacts.
Rachel Mannheimer has been promoted to associate editor at Bloomsbury USA.
Michael Bowles will join Random House Canada as director, eBooks and eProduct development on August 29. Previously he was a content development manager at Kobo.