Editor in Chief at Publishers’ Weekly Laid Off
According to the NYTimes book blog, Sara Nelson, the editor in chief of Publishers Weekly, was laid off due to restructuring . Reed Business Information has been on the auction block for a while now but the sale of RBI has stalled several times, some citing the credit crunch. 7 % of the staff has been cut. Brian Kenney will be the editorial director for School Library Journal, PW, and Library Journal.