The Daily Media: 65 Shifts to Discuss

by Kristen Heinzinger

Patrick Harriman

Patrick Harriman, formerly managing director at V Agency, has been named head of accounts at Baron & Baron New York.

Caroline de Fayet, formerly fashion and accessories deputy editor at ELLE France, has been named fashion editor in chief.

Amanda Sabatelle, formerly director of U.S. PR at Ralph Lauren Fragrances at L’Oréal, has been named assistant vice president, global PR.

Danielle Pergament, formerly contributing features editor at Allure, has been named executive editor.

Bill Wackermann, formerly chief revenue officer at Condé Nast Traveler, has been named CEO at Wilhelmina Models.

Maureen Chiquet, formerly CEO at Chanel, is leaving the company.

Simon Collins, formerly dean of fashion at The New School’s Parsons School of Design, has been named U.S. creative advisor at Tranoï.

Jay Fielden, formerly editor in chief at Town & Country, has been named editor in chief at Esquire and editorial director at Town & Country.

David Granger, formerly editor in chief at Esquire, is leaving the company.

Elizabeth Graves, formerly editor in chief at Martha Stewart Weddings, has been named editor in chief at Martha Stewart Living.

Smith Reynolds, formerly advertising sales assistant at ELLE DÉCOR, has been named digital campaign manager at Glamour.

Maxwell Losgar, formerly assistant entertainment editor at Teen Vogue, has been named features associate at Vanity Fair.

Carrie Goldberg, formerly senior associate fashion editor at Martha Stewart Weddings and Martha Stewart Living, has been named travel and weddings editor at Harper’s Bazaar.

John Dioso, formerly executive managing editor at Cosmopolitan and Seventeen, has been named director of editorial operations at Glamour.

Christina Chen, formerly PR director at Alexander Wang, has been named director of marketing at Shinola.

Britt Aboutaleb, formerly managing editor at Yahoo! Style, has been named editor in chief at Racked.

Yolanda Crous, formerly features and travel director at BRIDES, has been named contributing travel editor.

Adrian Chen, formerly freelance writer at The New York Times and Wired, has been named staff writer at The New Yorker.

Anna Lisa Raya, formerly editor at AwardsLine, has been named senior awards editor at The Hollywood Reporter.

Ramin Setoodeh, formerly New York film editor at Variety, has been named New York bureau chief.

Shax Riegler, formerly content development team leader for home and appliances at Consumer Reports, has been named executive editor at Architectural Digest.

Stephen Wallis, formerly executive editor at Architectural Digest, has been named contributing editor.

Lacy Morris, formerly senior associate editor at LUXE Interiors + Design, has been named associate editor, travel at Architectural Digest.

Jessica Dodell-Feder, formerly senior editor at HGTV Magazine, has been named features editor at Food Network Magazine.

Thomas Giordonello, formerly account executive at THINK PR, has been named account executive at The Rosen Group PR.

Jill Cooper, co-founder of Michele Marie PR, has been named co-founder at SHIFTS.

Sara Andréasson, co-founder of Michele Marie PR, has been named co-founder at SHIFTS.

Mora Neilson, formerly AVP of Strategic Marketing at L’Oréal Paris, has been named AVP of communications and social media.

Stephane de la Faverie, formerly senior vice president and general manager at Origins and Darphin, has been named global brand president.

Michael Brown, formerly associate social media editor at Refinery29, has been named social innovation editor.

Alexandra Ilyashov, formerly fashion news editor at Refinery29, has been named senior fashion news editor.

Melissa Katz, formerly senior web producer at Shape, has been named audience development editor at Refinery29.

Beth DiNardo, formerly vice president and global general manager at Smashbox Cosmetics, has been named global brand president.

Daniel Rachmanis, formerly senior vice president, general manager, Latin America, at Estée Lauder Companies, has been named president, Latin America.

Allison Travis, formerly account manager at BrandLink Communications, has been named publicist at ELR Media Group.

Shelley Som, formerly freelance photographer, has been named creative associate at Erin Kelly PR.

Stephanie Channell, formerly senior account manager at Zing USA, has been named VP at Cindy Riccio Communications.

Sydney Cooper, formerly intern at Christian Louboutin, has been named junior account executive at Cindy Riccio Communications.

Wes Siler, formerly editor at Gawker Media, has been named contributing editor at Outside Magazine.

Annie Jackson, formerly associate account executive at Small Girls PR, has been named account executive at Small Girls PR.

Lauren Piro, formerly senior web editor at, has been named digital editor at

Daianara Grullon Amalfitano, formerly president of specialty brands and international brand manager at Steve Madden, has been named VP of global footwear at The ALDO Group.

Gillian Nigro, formerly editorial assistant at All You, has been named editorial assistant at

Rachel Walden, formerly associate account executive at Small Girls PR, has been named account executive at Small Girls PR.

Carolyn Horwitz, formerly executive editor at Entrepreneur, has been named managing editor at Variety.

Kimberly Murphy, formerly senior account executive at Susan Marino Agency, has been named senior account executive at Small Girls PR.

Braden Bradley, formerly charity editor at Social Life Magazine, has been named communications manager at Robert Marc Eyewear.

Danica Lo, formerly digital editor at large at Glamour, has been named digital director at WWD.



The Eighth Floor Strategic Communications announces its representation of Hake & Co.

Purple NY announces its NYFW representation of Yigal Azrouel, Pamella Roland, TRUSSARDI, and Luisa Beccaria.

Linlee Allen / Delinlee Delovely PR announces its representation of Ward Roberts and its U.S representation of Karen Liberman Jewelry and The Glad Hours.

SUCCARRA announces its representation of Stephanie Kantis and Fairchild Baldwin.

IHPR announces its representation of Misa Jewelry.

RK PR announces its representation of IMEM.

THINK PR announces its representation of Ocean Prime.

Bradbury Lewis announces its NYFW representation of Ohne Titel and Pacific Tote Co.

Kinney + Kinsella announces its representation Mido Watches.

JONESWORKS announces its representation of Yosi Samra.

Indulgence PR announces its representation of The Regal: Diner & Cocktail Bar.

Small Girls PR announces representation of Everpurse and KnowMe.

Be Social announces representation of Free Bella.

EB Consults announces its representation of God Save Queens, Idan Cohen, Runa Ray, and Jay Godfrey.

SHO + CO announces its VIP representation of Ancient Greek Sandals.

Lindsey Smolan PR announces its representation of beachlunchlounge.


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