The Daily Media: 38 Moves to Discuss

by The Daily Front Row

Here are the biggest moves of the week in fashion, media, PR, and beyond! 

Dirk Schönberger has been named global creative officer at MCM. He was previously creative director at adidas.

Joanna Coles has been named creative adviser at CBS This Morning. She was previously the first-ever chief content officer at Hearst.

Robbie Myers will oversee the content and editorial coverage of She was previously the editor-in-chief of Elle.

Karlie Kloss, Brandon Maxwell, Elaine Welteroth, and Christian Siriano have joined the cast of Project Runway. 

Tiffanie Darke has been named editor-in-chief at Harrods. She was previously editor-in-chief of The Sunday Times’ Style magazine.

Jacqueline Hickey has been named chief executive officer at Trina Turk. She takes over the role from Trina Turk who will remain creative director for the brand.

Chelsa Yin has been promoted to partner and chief strategy officer at SHO+CO.

Lindsay Peoples Wagner has been named editor in chief of Teen Vogue, replacing Phillip Picardi. She was previously Fashion Market Editor at The Cut. Read more about the move here.

Jessica Pels has been named editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan,  replacing Michele Promaulayko.

Kristin Koch has been named executive director of She was previously the digital director for the site.

Joanna Saltz has been named editorial director of House Beautifulsucceeding Sophie Donelson.

Ryan D’Agostino, currently editor-in-chief of Popular Mechanics, will now oversee the brand’s digital operation.

Steele Marcoux has been named editor-in-chief of VERANDA. Read more about all the changes at Hearst here.

Jil Sander names Axel Keller CEO.

Magrino announces Carlos Ledesma as Senior Creative Strategist.

Toni Mattia, formerly Junior Account Executive at Tractenberg & Co., has been named Junior Account Executive at THINK.

Madison Lamback, formerly freelance PR consultant for Sandro and Maje Williamsburg, has been named Showroom Manager at THINK.

Serena Famalette has joined Pottery Barn as the Public Relations Associate Manager.

Alessandra Bettari named Vice President of Onward Luxury Group.

Be Social has hired Alyssa Manning-Foggiatto as VP of Talent, formerly at Two Pillar Management; Sarah Burns as Talent Coordinator, formerly CAA; Chrissy Ruocca as Talent & Brand Partnerships Manager, formerly DBA/DBP.


PR Consulting announces representation of Vita Fede.

MMD Communications announces representation of Votary Natural Skincare.

 HL Group announces representation of DeMellier.

Erin Kelly PR announces representation of Dermovia.

New beauty firmRousso, Bradley, and Associates is led by RJ Rousso and Graeme Bradley.

THINK PR announces representation of ic! berlin.

Be Social announces representation of Pacific World Corporation (PWC).

Purple PR announces representation of KEVYN AUCOIN BEAUTY and LIPSTICK QUEEN.

Alison Brod Marketing + Communications announces representation of Urban Stems.

Melissa Rosenfield of This Vibe Life announces representation of Skinney Medspa.

Cate Charney announces representation of Lunata Hair tools.

Lawlor Media Group announces representation of Pamela Morgan.

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