The Daily Media: 42 Shifts to Discuss

by Kristen Heinzinger

Brian Underwood, formerly beauty director at Dr. OZ The Good Life, has been named beauty director at O, The Oprah Magazine.

Nate Erickson, formerly head of vibes at Bon Appétit and Epicurious, has been named senior lifestyle editor at

Caryn Prime, formerly managing editor at Marie Claire, has been named managing editor at Coveteur.

Veronique Hyland, formerly fashion news editor at The Cut, has been named director of fashion features at ELLE.

Saba Landmann, formerly senior director, PR at Vince, has been named VP of global communications at DKNY.

Tera Leuthauser, formerly executive director at Bollare, has been named vice president.

Tucker Gurley, formerly director of special projects at Karla Otto, has been named head of VIP client services at Homepolish.

Dr. Samantha Boardman, psychiatrist, has been named contributing editor of “The Shrink Is In” at Marie Claire.

Emma Carmichael, formerly editor-in-chief at Jezebel, has left the company.

Jessica Winter, features editor at Slate, has been named executive editor at

Grace Adams, formerly PR manager at Kate Spade New York and Jack Spade, has been named experiential producer at Mash Studio.

Toby Noiles, formerly SVP of merchandising at Sam’s Club, has been named chief marketing and merchandising officer at

Soo-Jeong Kang, formerly senior video producer at The New York Times, has joined as executive producer of New Yorker Video.

Liz Maynes-Aminzade, formerly digital director at Public Books, has been named senior web manager at

Jack Schwefel, formerly CEO at Dutch LLC (parent company of Joie, Equipment and Current/Elliott), has left the company.

James Miller, formerly president at Dutch LLC (parent company of Joie, Equipment and Current/Elliott), has left the company.

Helen Ji, formerly account executive at TURNER, has been named senior account executive at M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment.

Jennifer Styles, formerly managing partner at The Workshop, has been named head of consumer communications and marketing at WeWork.

Jennifer Schraven, formerly senior account manager at 5A PR, has been named senior account executive on the wellness team at TURNER.

Hans-Christian Meyer, formerly president of retail, EMEA, at Ralph Lauren, has been named CEO of Tiger of Sweden.

Danielle Levin, formerly account supervisor at Nike Communications, has left the company.


Ford Models announces its representation of Caroline Trentini.

WME announces its representation of John Malkovich.

Linlee Allen / Delinlee Delovely PR announces its representation of Ten Over Six and Claire Oswalt.

RK PR announces its representation of VereVerto.

AZIONE PR announces its representation of STATE Bags.

TL Communications announces its representation of Volition.

Agentry PR announces its representation of Parke & Ronen for FOH of its SS18 show.

PWC announces its representation of Bluemercury.

Rogers & Cowan announces its representation of Tadashi Shoji.

SHO+CO announces representation of ba&sh for VIP services.

Purple New York announces its representation of Feng Chen Wang.

MMPR announces its representation of Vestem.

KRUPP GROUP announces its representation of TUMI.

TARA Ink. announces its representation of Bela Monde.

Erin Kelly PR announces its representation of makeup artist Mélanie Inglessis and hairstylist Clyde Haygood.


In other news…

Wenner Media sold Men’s Journal to American Media.

Cole Wassner launched Wassner Management Group, a strategic brand development firm in NYC focusing on fashion, consumer electronics, automotive design and promotion, publishing, and cosmetics.

Amazon announced the launch of Prime Wardrobe, which will rival Stitch Fix.

Estée Lauder has purchased a small stake in Deciem, a multi-brand skincare brand.

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