Keith Parent has been promoted to v-p of Simon & Schuster Publisher Services.
Shannon Pender has been promoted to marketing manager, young adult. Previously she was associate marketing manager.
Katie Dutton has joined the company as associate marketing manager, middle grade. Previously she was senior associate, school and library marketing, at HarperCollins.
Avery Silverberg has joined the company as marketing assistant. Previously she was social media manager at the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.