Shawn Foster has been promoted to executive director of children's sales at Hachette Book Group. She has been with the company since 1992 and was most recently national accounts manager for Barnes & Noble children's. She joined Little, Brown in 1992 and was a field sales rep from 1995 until 2001, when she rose to national accounts manager, taking over sales responsibility for Barnes & Noble in 2002.
At Orbit Books:
Alex Lencicki has been promoted to v-p, marketing and publicity director.
Ellen Wright has been promoted to associate publicity director.