• Kristen Heinzinger | January 15, 2016

    The Daily Media: 55 Shifts to Discuss

    Jenna Rosenstein, formerly beauty writer at Allure, has been named senior beauty editor. Natasha Bird, formerly editor-in-chief of Yahoo! Style, has been named content editor of Elle UK. Kate Alper, formerly digital publicist at KCD, had been named senior digital publicist at KCD. Bibby Sowray, formerly fashion news and features editor at The Telegraph, has been

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | January 14, 2016

    The Assistant Files, Vol. 70: Jenna Blaha, Marie Claire’s Nina García

    Jazz saxophone! Social activism! Tech expert! Beauty school! Jenna Blaha’s hobbies run the gamut, and she’s worn more hats than some people do in a lifetime. Which is helpful when you’re the assistant to Nina García, whose days are packed with more than her creative director duties at Marie Claire. If you aren’t catching her on Project Runway, García is likely sitting front row

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | January 12, 2016

    Reese Rings in 40 with Harper’s Bazaar Cover

    If a successful quarter-century-long acting career, an Oscar and a Golden Globe, and a blooming production company weren’t enough, Reese Witherspoon has her hand in fashion, too, with her clothing line Draper James. For its February issue, Harper’s Bazaar tapped the beaut for the cover shot down in Nashville, with Witherspoon stunning in Michael Kors Collection. On the cusp of 40 (yes,

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | January 11, 2016

    Daily Media Update: Allure’s New Staff

    After we broke the news on Friday that Paul Cavaco and about 11 other Allure staffers were axed, we’ve learned that EIC Michelle Lee has already put together a new team, including a fellow Nylon-er. “Beauty is an aspect of life in which the Allure audience not only participates, but revels in, in a big way,” Lee said in a release. “Our new team is

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | January 11, 2016

    In Case You Missed It…The Daily Media

    Friday’s installment of The Daily Media was jam-packed with two weeks worth of media and PR moves. For instance, who got promoted at Stuart Weitzman? Who joins Givenchy from Christian Dior Couture? Which PR agencies rep Mara Hoffman and Lancôme Paris? What’s the scoop on the mastheads at Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Vanity Fair, InStyle, and The Hollywood Reporter? Find it all HERE!

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | January 8, 2016

    The Daily Media: 75 Shifts to Discuss

    William “Billy” Daley, formerly SVP of global communications at Marc Jacobs International, has been named CMO at Bally. Graziano de Boni, formerly CEO of the North American division at Giorgio Armani Corp., has been named president and CEO for the Americas at Philipp Plein. Laura Dubin-Wander, formerly VP at Christian Dior Couture, has been named president of

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | January 7, 2016

    The Assistant Files, Vol. 69: Chloe Post, Jonathan Simkhai

    Jonathan Simkhai nabbed a CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award this past fall, and his label’s influence continues to grow. In the midst of pre-fall showings and Fall ’16 Fashion Week prep, his right hand (and “left and right brain”) Chloe Post gave us a peek behind the scenes. Raised in a family of artists, schooled at SCAD, and trained at a variety of fashion and

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  • The Daily Front Row | January 6, 2016

    Hearst Corp. Names Head of Digital Media

    Today Hearst Newspapers announced Robertson (Rob) Barrett as president of digital media. Barrett, who comes from Yahoo as VP of media strategy and operations, will lead digital development for news, information, and entertainment, and will be based at Hearst Tower in New York. He will report to Hearst president and CEO Steven Swartz and Hearst Newspapers president Mark

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | January 4, 2016

    Hearst Reports Growth in 2015

    Hearst kicked off the new year with some good news. CEO Steve Swartz circulated a memo companywide reporting that Hearst saw overall growth in 2015 (6%) for the fifth consecutive year, including in areas that reach far and beyond its best-selling glossy titles like Cosmopolitan, Harper’s Bazaar, and ELLE. The company is also tapped into healthcare, automotive marketing and rental cars, online auctions, and a digital home design service. Swartz says the biggest move

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | December 21, 2015

    In Case You Missed It… The Daily Media

    Missed out on Friday’s roster of media, fashion, and PR moves? A recap awaits you! Which label’s head designer made an exit? Who at TheCut advanced? Which fashionable Instagram employee added Yoox Net-a-Porter Group to her resumé? Who from WhoWhatWear was named head of digital at V Magazine, V Man, and CR Fashion Book? Find intel on all 55 intriguing moves in the latest

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