The Daily Media: 39 Shifts to Discuss

by Kristen Heinzinger

Elizabeth von der Goltz, formerly SVP general merchandise manager at Bergdorf Goodman, has been named global buying director at Net-A-Porter.

Ruba Abu-Nimah, formerly creative director at Bobbi Brown Cosmetics and Shiseido, has been named creative director at ELLE.

Paul Surridge, formerly creative consultant at Acne Studios, has been named creative director at Roberto Cavalli.

Pablo Badía, formerly general director for Spain and Portugal and retail director for France at Children Worldwide Fashion, has been named general manager at Delpozo.

Emily Anne Epstein, formerly senior editor at The Atlantic, has been named executive editor, news at Bustle.

Tara Levy, formerly director of communications and programming at Swarovski, has left the company.

Ashley Calandra, formerly vice president of communications at Barneys New York, has left the company.

Joanna Massey, formerly senior vice president, corporate communications at Lionsgate, has been named head of CNÉ communications.

Melissa Lowenkron, senior vice president, general merchandise manager at Bergdorf Goodman, has also been named head of women’s ready-to-wear, ladies shoes, handbags, and beauty.

Kenneth Gaston, formerly vice president, associate general merchandise manager at Bergdorf Goodman, has been named vice president, general merchandise manager.

Jim Rich, formerly editor-in-chief at The Daily News, has been named executive editor at HuffPost.

Lori Gottlieb, psychotherapist and author, has been named advice columnist at The Cut.

Michael Shaw, formerly CEO and solution delivery lead at Aptis Consulting Group, has been named global COO at Markwins Beauty Brands.

Karen Parkin, formerly chief human resources officer at Adidas, has been named head of global human resources.

Gil Steyaert, formerly managing director, Western Europe at Adidas, has been named board member responsible for global operations.

Val Garland, celebrity makeup artist, has been named global makeup director at L’Oréal Paris.

Jake Pegler Morgan, formerly assistant vice president, grooming and beauty at Nike Communications, has been named manager of global communications at Bumble and bumble.

Nicole Poloso, formerly assistant account executive at Evyn Block Communications, has been named fashion account executive at THINK PR.

Julia Sag, formerly PR coordinator at Calvin Klein Home, has been named senior account manager at The Consultancy PR.

Dondalyn Breaux, formerly fashion account coordinator at THINK PR, has been named junior account executive.



Elyse Koenig announces its representation of Wine Wipes and Sara Happ, The Lip Expert.

THINK PR announces its representation of Leimere.

KFD Public Relations now represents Glow Recipe.

J Public Relations announces its representation of Irvine Company Retail Properties.

Fournier PR + Consulting announces its representation and launch in the US of COLLOSOL.

Place PR announces its representation of Room & Board.

Covet PR announces its representation of Oral Essentials and Liquid I.V.

The Eighth Floor Strategic Communications announces its representation of Chappy.

Siren PR announces its representation of St. Roche.

MMPR announces its representation of DIZAIND BAGSDaniel PatrickVERA DE NERO, and The Sad Society.

Sydney Reising Creative announces its representation of Frances de Lourdes.

SPRING London announces its representation of MANDKHAI.

HL Group announces its representation of Commando.

AMPR announces its representation of Yona New York.

kmfleck marketing and public relations announces its representation of Garvey Lundy and Garvey Lundy Designs.

The Lead announces its representation of TRNK.

Agentry PR announces its representation of Daniel Hechter.

LaForce announces its representation of nyakio.

The Woods & Co announces its representation of The Honey Pot.

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