Random House imprints Ballantine and Bantam Dell merge
Variety is reporting the merger of Random House imprints Ballantine and Bantam Dell today:
...with Ballantine publisher Libby McGuire heading up the new unit as senior VP, Publisher. Former Bantam Dell pub Nina Taublib is out and will leave the company. McGuire will report to Random House Publishing Group head Gina Centrello. Jennifer Hershey will be senior veep/editor-in-chief of the new imprint.Click here to read the full article.
Move consolidates imprints and has the added effect of officially moving two of Random's largest Sci-Fi/Fantasy imprints under the same umbrella...