(NEW YORK) John Avlon, formerly executive editor at The Daily Beast, has been named editor-in-chief at the publication.
Noah Shachtman, formerly executive editor, news at Foreign Policy, has been named executive editor at The Daily Beast.
Jane McFarland, formerly fashion writer at The Times UK, has been named deputy fashion features editor at Net-a-Porter’s The Edit.
Joyce Bautista Ferrari, formerly director of editorial development and operations at Condé Nast Traveler, has been named executive editorial director at Say Media.
Sharon Tanenbaum, formerly beauty and news editor from Daily Glow, has been named online style and beauty editor at Us Weekly.
Matthew Carroll, formerly SVP and group publisher at Modern Luxury, has been named VP and associate publisher at Travel + Leisure.
Cindi Cook, formerly Hamptons editor at Avenue, has been named features editor at New York Cottages & Gardens and Hamptons Cottages & Gardens.
Kelly Velocci, formerly intern at New York Cottages & Gardens, has been named editorial assistant at New York Cottages & Gardens and Hamptons Cottages & Gardens.
Paige Alexus, formerly assistant market editor at Country Living, has been named associate editor at New York Cottages & Gardens and Hamptons Cottages & Gardens.
Colin Bodell, formerly VP, digital store platform at Amazon.com, has been named chief technology officer at Time Inc.
Maggie Dolan, formerly editorial assistant at Net-a-Porter, has been named editorial assistant at Paper.
Lars Nilsson, formerly freelance designer, has been named artistic director at Comptoir des Cotonniers and Princesse Tam Tam.
Jane Lauder, formerly SVP and global general manager at Origins, Ojon, and Darphin, has been named global brand president at Clinique.
Stephane de la Faverie, formerly SVP and global general manager at Aramis, Designer Fragrances, Lab Series, and GoodSkin Labs, has been named SVP and global general manager at Origins, Ojon, and Darphin.
Joël Palix, formerly president at The Clarins Fragrance Group, has been named CEO at FeelUnique.com.
Paula Reed, formerly fashion director at Harvey Nichols, has been named creative director at MyTheresa.com.
Alannah Weston, formerly creative director at Selfridges & Co., has been named deputy chairman at Selfridges Group.
Linda Hewson, formerly director of creative and windows at Selfridges & Co., has been named creative director at the company.
Amanda Sabatelle, formerly senior account supervisor at Lippe Taylor, has been named director of PR, luxury products division at L’Oreal.
Natalie Pead, formerly head of multichannel content, media and editorial at New Look, has been named communications director at ASOS.
Vicky Land, formerly manager of editorial integrations and PR at Allure, has been named senior PR manager at SoulCycle.
Jessie Herron, formerly director of communications at Thirdman Fragrances, has been named VP of PR at Frey Wille.
Lindsey Kopp, formerly director, fashion at Alison Brod PR, has been named VP, fashion at the company.
Shannon Welch, formerly account manager at Starworks Group, has been named Women’s PR manager at Diesel USA.
Lily Salembier, formerly PR manager at Elie Tahari, has been named PR manager at Karla Otto.
Leslie Rummel, formerly SVP and partner at LaForce + Stevens, has been named SVP of client services and operations at Harrison & Shriftman.
Courtney Marzahn, formerly account supervisor at Susan Magrino Agency, has been named director of luxury brands at Harrison & Shriftman.
Ashley Santucci, former PR coordinator at Marchon Eyewear, has been named account coordinator at Bollare Communications.
Juliana Pires, formerly director at SHO + CO, has been named VP of VIP services at the company.
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KCD announces its representation of Fausto Puglisi, Thakoon, and Thakoon Addition.
Krupp Group announces its representation of Edie Parker.
Harrison & Shriftman announces its representation of Furla, Inc and Sarah Flint.
Susan Magrino Agency announces its representation of Babeth’s Feast.
Kiara Horwitz Public Relations announces its representation of Jeremy Penn.
The Woods & Co announces its representation of Sublime Beauty and ThermiRF.
The Eighth Floor Strategic Communications announces its representation of KIWI Arts Group.
UFCG announces its representation of Chloe Gosselin.
Bollare Communications announces its representation of Babajaan,Tori Praver Swimwear, and Beautiful Bottoms.
Turner PR announces its representation of JayBird.
One PR announces its representation of Koret New York.
EFG :: Entertainment Fusion Group announces its representation of Juliana Landis Beauty.
CD Network announces its representation of Koral.
Deborah Hughes Inc. announces its representation of Romona Keveza and Daisy Fuentes for Kohl’s.
Michele Marie PR announces its representation of Rock Refinery.
RMO Wetherly announces its representation of BELLE by Sigerson Morrison, Sigerson Morrison, Pink & Pepper for celebrity services, and Genetic Denim for editorial and celebrity services.
Sister Tribes announces its representation of Delfina Balda and Xinnatex.
ShopPR announces its representation of Silhouette by Christian Siriano and Under The Gunn.
The Collective announce its representation of Sonya Dakar, Sonya Dakar Skin Clinic, and Sonya Dakar NutraSphere.
Film Fashion announces its representation of Rubin Singer.