At Penguin Random House:
Amanda Close is promoted to senior v-p, children's sales and strategic development, PRH--in addition to her current oversight of the PRH Special Markets group. With her new responsibilities, effective January 1, she will lead the sales efforts for Penguin Young Readers, Random House Children's Books, and the Penguin Random House Publisher Services children's imprints.
Sarah Williams is promoted to v-p, special markets and strategic market development, effective immediately. She is expanding her current responsibilities to now lead the entire PRH Special Markets team, reporting to Close.