Media

  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 28, 2015

    The Daily Media: 42 Shifts to Discuss

    Dirk Standen, formerly digital creative director at W magazine, has been named editor in chief of Condé Nast’s 23 Stories. Andy Dunn, founder of the New York-based menswear company, has been named CEO at Bonobos, replacing Francine Della Badia. Peter Williams, founder of Jack Wills, will resume his role as CEO, replacing Wendy Becker. Michael Leedy, formerly CMO

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 24, 2015

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured the Latest Daily Media?

    What better way to start a new week than a little dose of media moves? What Donna Karan PR maven moved to Gucci? Where did Men’s Fitness’ publisher go? Who was named digital style editor at Lucky? PLUS! Find out the latest PR wins, here.

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 21, 2015

    The Daily Media: 35 Shifts to Discuss

    Melissa Sgaglione, formerly vice president at DKC, has left the company. Carolyn Lewis, formerly global public relations manager at Donna Karan, has been named PR manager at Gucci. Lalena Luba, formerly VP of PR at Aritzia, has been named senior director of PR at Kate Spade & Company. Patrick J. Connors, formerly SVP and publisher at

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 17, 2015

    Exclusive: ELLE.com’s Major Hires and Expanded Coverage

    There are some major moves happening over at ELLE.com. First up: Chloe Schama has been named executive editor, a new position, and Nikki Ogunnaike will begin her role as senior fashion editor on August 24th. The site also announced several new contributors, who have been tapped to expand and deepen coverage of women’s issues, race and diversity, politics and technology. The roster includes actress and singer Priyanka Chopra; writer

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 17, 2015

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    In need of a Monday morning pick-me-up? We’ve got one for you: a little Daily Media refresher! What Lucky gal is now beauty director at Self? Who got a promotion at Cosmo and Seventeen? Where did Saint Laurent’s head of US press go? What’s new at Mashable and Moda Operandi? Find out here!

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 14, 2015

    The Daily Media: 52 Shifts to Discuss

    Elle Strauss, formerly fashion and style director at Shopbop, and previously senior fashion editor at Lucky, has been named fashion director at Brides. Martha Nelson, formerly editor in chief at Time Inc., has been named global editor in chief at Yahoo. Annie Tomlin, formerly digital beauty director at Lucky, has been named beauty director at Self. Mary

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 13, 2015

    Lucky Breaks: Where Did the Glossy’s Staff Go?

    Lucky staffers were dealt a rough hand when the mag shut down its print ops, and it had been a game of masthead musical chairs even before then. So, where did all the staffers go? Luckily, almost all of them have found new homes, and we’ve tracked them down for you. Here, in no particular

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 13, 2015

    Martha Nelson Named Yahoo’s Global EIC

    Accomplished editor, brand innovator, and media veteran Martha Nelson joins Yahoo as global editor in chief, effective August 17th. Nelson—who was the founding editor of InStyle and was largely responsible for growing People and People.com into a globally recognized brand—will help continue to expand Yahoo’s digital magazines, which launched in January. Most recently, Nelson was the first female editor-in-chief of Time Inc., where she

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 10, 2015

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    Celebrated your summer Friday a little early and missed the latest installment of The Daily Media? Don’t fret, darlings, we’ve got you covered with a recap! Who got a promotion at Thomas Wylde? What’s going on at Rebecca Taylor? Where did the publishing director at Hearst go? PLUS! Who just left Nylon? Find out here!

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 7, 2015

    The Daily Media: 56 Moves to Discuss

    Janice Sullivan, formerly CEO of Edun Americas, has been named president of Rebecca Taylor. Sandra Ballentine, formerly a contributing editor for W, Vogue, and Departures, has been named beauty editor at large at W.  Meribeth Parker, formerly group publishing director at Hearst Magazines, has been named independent non-executive director at Jimmy Choo. Jene Park, formerly

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | August 5, 2015

    Exclusive! Sandra Ballentine Joins W Magazine

    W magazine appointed Sandra Ballentine as beauty editor at large, the magazine tells The Daily in an exclusive. Before joining the glossy full-time, Ballentine contributed feature articles to W, Vogue, and Departures, among other titles. Previously, she served as the beauty/style director of T: The New York Times Style Magazine. Ballentine joins W in her new role in September, and will work closely with beauty director

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  • Eddie Roche | August 4, 2015

    Maxim Puts A Dude On The Cover

    We knew Kate Lanphear was going to unravel Maxim as we knew it, and now she’s officially showing us what she’s made of. She’s put British actor Idris Elba on the cover of their September issue, which marks the first solo-male cover in the magazine’s history. “We couldn’t imagine a better man to usher in this exciting first in Maxim’s history

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | July 31, 2015

    The Daily Media: 30 Moves To Discuss

    Rod Manley, formerly senior vice president of communications at Giorgio Armani, has been named EVP of global communications at Calvin Klein Inc., effective August 31st. Alex White, formerly fashion director at W, has been named U.S. fashion director-at-large at PORTER. Mauro Grimaldi, formerly interim CEO at Emilio Pucci, has been named CEO. Vicky Ward, formerly a

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  • Eddie Roche | July 27, 2015

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    A brief media moves recap is the only way to kick off a new week, so here’s your quick rundown on the moves to discuss from Friday’s installment of The Daily Media. First up: What longtime Full Picture staffer is moving on? Where did Style.com’s publisher go? Who got promoted at Carolina Herrera? Plus! A major hire at Calvin Klein. Catch

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  • Sydney Sadick | July 24, 2015

    The Daily Media: 28 Moves To Discuss

    Matt Rice, formerly publisher at Style.com, has been named publisher at StyleCaster. Tania Spinelli, formerly head of her eponymous label Tania Spinelli, has been named chief design officer at Tamara Mellon. Max Read, formerly editor in chief of Gawker, has left the company. James Morris, formerly director of photography at Lucky Magazine, has been named director of

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  • Eddie Roche | July 16, 2015

    Carine Roitfeld Expands Her Empire

    Any doubts of CR Fashion Book’s future are squashed with the title announcing today that they’ll be launching CR Men’s Book in September. Their Fall/Winter issue, led by Carine Roitfeld, will include a supplement to be included in their seventh issue. Today we received an early preview with one confirmed editorial shot by Sebastian Faena, which will

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  • Sydney Sadick | July 10, 2015

    The Daily Media: Moves To Discuss

    Stefano Pilati, is departing as head designer of Agnona, but will remain at Zegna. David Sebbah, formerly creative director of T: The New York Times Magazine, has been named consulting creative director at DuJour Media. Mikki Haplin, formerly editorial director at Refinery29, has been named deputy editorial director at The Cut. Izzy Grinspan, formerly executed editor at Racked, has been named senior editor

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  • The Daily Front Row | July 1, 2015

    Former Glamour Editor Lands Major Book Deal

    Life after magazines is looking pretty great: Publishers Marketplace has announced that Glamour‘s former executive editor Lauren Smith Brody has sold her first book to Doubleday in a “significant deal” (industry parlance for an advance that fetches over $250,000). The Fifth Trimester is, in Brody’s words, “everything new working moms need to get through their first few months

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | June 29, 2015

    10 Mods Strip Down In W’s ‘Privacy Settings’ Shoot

    You’ve seen W‘s saucy August cover, with Taraji P. Henson fronting the mag’s annual Pop issue. So, what’s inside? The glossy gave The Daily an exclusive sneak peek of its “Privacy Settings” shoot, lensed by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott and starring 10 “social supermodels”. The gaggle of partially-clothed beauties was styled by W‘s fashion and style director, Edward Enninful, includes Joan Smalls, Doutzen

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | June 29, 2015

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    A brief media moves recap is an excellent way to kick off a fresh week, so here’s your quick rundown on the many moves to discuss from Friday’s installment of The Daily Media. First up: What is longtime Condé Nast communications exec Maurie Perl doing these days? Wh’s been appointed style editor at Variety? What is The Lucky Group’s

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