Allison Devlin is joining F+W Media as v-p, director of sales and marketing for books. She was most recently associate publisher, director of marketing, at Time Inc. Books. Before that she was v-p, marketing, at Running Press and held the same position at Potter Craft/Watson Guptill. Earlier she worked in children's books at Little, Brown and HarperCollins and began her career at DK.
Laura Kaplan has joined the HarperCollins Children's Books publicity/school and library team as publicity manager. She was a member of the HarperCollins Children's publicity team from 2008-2010, and more recently worked at Disney Publishing Worldwide and headed DLK Communications, a pr firm specializing in books and consumer products.