The Daily Media: 48 Shifts to Discuss

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Joseph Messer, formerly associate publisher at Food & Wine, has been named publisher at Travel + Leisure.

Micaela English, formerly senior web editor at Town & Country, has been named director of social media and blog in the U.S. at Anthropologie.

Michael Haney, formerly GQ editor-at-large, has been named executive editor of editorial at Esquire and editor-at-large at Town & Country.

Justin Tarquinio, formerly advertising director at ELLE, has been named associate publisher, luxury.

Sonia Syngal, formerly EVP of global supply chain and product operations at Gap Inc., has been named global president at Old Navy.

Jamie Elden, formerly chief revenue officer at Federated Media, has been named president and chief revenue officer at Nylon.

Emily Stokes, formerly articles editor at T: The New York Times Magazine, has been named features editor at

Patty Adams Martinez, formerly deputy editor at Nylon, has been named deputy editor at Allure.

Angela Ledgerwood, formerly host and creator of Lit Up, has been named books editor-at-large at Cosmopolitan.

Jada Wong, formerly assistant beauty editor, brand experiences at Refinery29, has been named as senior editor, branded content at

Jay Meyer, formerly publisher at Travel + Leisure, has left the company.

Giovanni Giunchedi, formerly CEO of Sergio Rossi, has been named CEO at Richard Ginori.

Samira Ibrahim, formerly account manager at Bollare, has been named assistant fashion manager at Disney.

Kari Härkönen, formerly director of e-commerce at Sanoma Digital, has been named chief digital officer at Marimekko.

Ashley Sargent Price, formerly SVP of brand creative J. Crew, has been named SVP and creative director of marketing at Abercrombie & Fitch.

Rachel Macbeth, formerly deputy editor at Bricks magazine, has been named editorial assistant and personal assistant to editor-in-chief at ELLE UK.

Chanel Khursigara, former account executive at White Oak Communications, has been named account coordinator at Bollare Communications.

Melissa Goldberg, formerly beauty assistant at O, The Oprah Magazine, has been named assistant beauty editor.

Paul Lerner, formerly partner at HWPR, has been named partner at Optimist Consulting.

Leslie LeCount, formerly president, real estate and hospitality at HWPR, has been named partner at Optimist Consulting.

Farouk Shami, founder of Farouk Systems, has been named CEO.

Sophie Pate, formerly senior press officer at Liberty Ltd., has been named PR and communications manager at Nicholas Kirkwood.

Tiffini Miles, formerly PR executive at Sky, has been named PR consultant at THINK PR.

Emily Alli, formerly account executive at Nadine Johnson & Associates, has been named senior account executive at Sutton.

Naomi Bowen, formerly account executive at Wunderlich Kaplan Communications, has been named account executive at THINK PR.

Kristin Kelly, formerly account executive at Williamson PR, has been named senior account executive at DKC.

Juan R. Figuereo, formerly EVP and CFO of NII Holdings Inc., has been named chief financial officer and executive vice president at Revlon.

Stefanie Anderson, formerly showroom assistant at Siblings Showroom, has been named account coordinator at THINK PR.

Gianna Cesa, formerly senior account manager at Behrman PR, has been named account director.

Caroline Pecker, formerly coordinator at Kenneth Cole Productions, has been named assistant manager.

Sara Lieberman, formerly senior account executive at SHADOW, has been promoted to account manager.

Rachel Litzinger, formerly account executive at SHADOW, has been promoted to senior account executive, PR and digital.

Gabriela DeLeon, formerly account coordinator at SHADOW, has been promoted to junior account executive.



KRUPP GROUP announces its representation of Vestiaire Collective.

SHADOW announces the representation of Agnès B and Planet Blue.

LFB Media Group announces its representation of Gin Mare.

Ink & Roses announces it representation of Ricola Inc.

Engelman & Co. announces its representation of The Muse.

D’Orazio & Associates announces its representation of Hearts On Fire.

PR VEIN announces its representation of LUST FOR LIFE and LFL by Lust For Life.

NO SUCH AGENCY announces their representation of Angelys Balek.

Lexamedia is now representing Z Palette and Volition Beauty.

EB Consults announces its representation of Delicacies Jewelry.

Karla Otto announces its representation of Byredo.

Michele Marie PR announces its representation of Chan Luu.

BrandLink Communications announces its representation of Sant and Abel.

SHADOW PR announces its representation of Planet Blue.

Black Frame announces its representation of GREY Jason Wu and Adriana Degreas.


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Kristen Heinzinger is the Senior Editor of The Daily Front Row/Daily Summer.

1 Comment

  1. Kara

    August 1, 2016 at 1:28 PM

    Update: Micaela English was fired from Anthropologie

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