People In The News

June 2004
Book Publishing Report;6/14/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 22, p6
Trade Publication
This article presents information, on personnel changes, in the book industry. Harold Ober Associates Inc., has named Dan Laventhall as a literary agent and director of film rights for the 75-year-old publishing company. Meredith Corp., announced a realignment of its publishing operations, which involved the creation of seven senior positions to oversee all operations. Harold Augenbraum has been named the new executive director of the National Book Foundation in New York, the organization responsible for the National Book Awards.


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