Scholastic Names Klutz VP

Jeff Pinsker has been named as president of the Klutz “books plus” division of Scholastic and a vice president of Scholastic.

In his new role Pinsker will lead the Klutz imprint, which focuses on activity products for kids, as well as manage the strategic development of the Klutz brand.

Most recently, Pinsker was chief executive officer of the educational toy company Infinitoy. Prior to Infinitoy, Pinsker was president and chief executive officer of JP Kids, an independent children’s media company. He has also served as president of the board game company University Games and chief executive officer of corporate event and practical joke company Amazing Events.