IPC Media has appointed Jo Smalley as publishing director of music brands NME (New Musical Express) and Uncut.
Smalley is currently publishing director of IPC titles Nuts and Mousebreaker, and will retain responsibility for Nuts.
In addition Ellinor Miles, head of marketing and events for NME, is promoted to publisher, reporting to Smalley.
James Thrower retains his role as publisher of Nuts, also reporting to Smalley, but will also become publisher of Uncut.
The changes take effect from 4 November.