(NEW YORK) Horacio Silva, formerly online director at T: The New York Times Magazine, has been named fashion and style director at Departures.
Noah Johnson, formerly deputy editor at Complex Media, has been named deputy editor at Style.com.
Jessica Teves, formerly managing editor at Refinery29, has been named site director at Style.com.
David Yi, formerly freelance consultant at Harper’s Bazaar, has been named men’s reporter at WWD.
Peter Castro, formerly deputy editor at People, has left the publication.
Andrea Lavinthal, formerly online style director at People, has been named style and beauty director at People and People.com.
Matt Bean, formerly online managing editor at Sports Illustrated, has been named digital editor at Entertainment Weekly.
Aysha Sursock, formerly editorial assistant at Garage Magazine, has been named assistant editor at the publication.
Jason Newman, formerly senior writer and associate news editor at Fuse.tv, has been named news editor at Rolling Stone.
Madeline Cronin, formerly social, partnerships, and homepage manager at xoJane.com, has been named associate manager of social media and marketing at Ann Taylor.
Sarah Baker, formerly deputy fashion editor at Net-A-Porter, has been named shopping editor at the company.
Elise Loehnen, formerly VP of marketing and creative services at Shopzilla, has been named editorial director at Goop.
Ellen Payne, formerly director of editorial operations at Hearst Magazines, has been named VP of editorial operations at the company.
Eliot Kaplan, formerly executive director of talent acquisition at Hearst Magazines, has been named VP of talent acquisition at the company.
Michael Herz, formerly fashion curator and creative director at Bally Switzerland, has been named artistic director at Diane von Furstenberg.
Graeme Black, currently creative director at Erdos 1436, has also been named creative director at Les Copains.
Laurie Ann Goldman, formerly CEO at Spanx, has left the company.
Gregg Ribatt, formerly president and CEO at Collective Brands, has been named interim CEO at Spanx.
Douglas Probst, formerly CFO at DSW, has left the company.
Mike Giannattasio, formerly VP of retail at Montblanc, has been named president and CEO at the company for North America.
Denise Incandela, formerly EVP and chief marketing officer at Saks Fifth Avenue, has been named president of global digital and global e-commerce at Ralph Lauren Corporation.
Vanessa Dabich, formerly executive director at Estée Lauder, has been named VP of corporate communications at International Cosmetics & Perfumes.
Kari G. Smith, formerly VP of sales at The Buckle, has been named EVP of stores at the company.
Kristen Sosa, formerly VP at Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th Direct, has been named SVP and general merchandise manager at the company.
Kimberly Luban, formerly executive director of PR at Make Up Forever, has been named AVP of PR at Kerastase and Shu Uemura Art of Hair.
Christy Meisner, formerly senior account executive at Alison Brod Public Relations, has been named account supervisor at the company.
Rachel Litzinger, formerly account coordinator at Shadow PR, has been named junior account executive at the company.
Aliza Solc, formerly account executive at Shadow PR, has been named senior account executive at Think PR.
Kellie Norton, formerly publicity assistant at EJ Media Group, has been named account coordinator at Think PR.
Sophie Tuszewski, formerly senior account coordinator at Bollare Communications, has been named account manager of VIP at the company.
Tanya Brown, formerly senior account manager at Bollare Communications, has been named associate director of digital at the company.
Kate Morgan, formerly UK PR manager at bareMinerals, has been named account manager in beauty at Bollare Communications.
Amanda MacNeil, formerly fashion publicist at Bollare Communications, has been named account executive at Azione PR.
Andrew Borello, formerly marketing and communications executive at Ovando, has been named account coordinator at LFB Media Group.
Quenna Sanchez, formerly senior PR manager at PR Consulting, has been named beauty director at RMO Wetherly.
Jayme Felson Bolden, formerly fashion director at Alison Brod Public Relations, has been named West Coast fashion director at RMO Wetherly.
Andrea Ng, formerly press assistant at 3.1 Phillip Lim, has been named fashion account executive at RMO Wetherly.
Laurie Hugill, formerly digital and men’s PR manager at Gucci, has been named director of digital communications at RMO Wetherly.
Mallory Johnston, formerly assistant account coordinator at Cinch PR & Branding Group, has been named fashion account coordinator at RMO Wetherly.
Melissa Kelley, formerly marketing coordinator at Geneva Watch Group, has been named PR and social media specialist at the company.
PLUS! PR Intel…
Alison Brod Public Relations announces its representation of Stitch Fix, The Warren Tricomi Salon, Duff’s Cakemix, and Clarisonic.
HL Group announces its representation of Rosetta Getty and Violet Grey.
Bollare Communications announces its representation of Designer Whey.
Shadow PR announces its representation of Pottery Barn and SK Energy.
Brandstyle Communications announces its representation of Criquet Shirts and Oscar Blandi.
The Collective announces its representation of Bare Love Beauty and Gloss48.
Charmed PR announces its representation of Purusha People, Buddha Pants, and Bella Schneider Beauty.
RMO Wetherly announces its representation of Emilio de la Morena, ISSA, L’AGENCE, STARK, White + Warren, TheStylelisted and Yliana Yepez.
Truth Be Told PR announces their representation of Painted Bird.
D’Orazio & Associates announces its representation of Borgioni and Suzanne Kalan.
Michele Marie PR announces its representation of Doloris Petunia by Courtney Prince.
J Public Relations announces its representation of Mulia Group, Ladera Resort, and JetSmarter.
HvM Communications announces its representation of Lauren X Khoo fine jewelry, Vinousmedia.com, Michael C. Fina, and Ashley Javier Parlor.
Kucerak and Co announces its representation of Prom Girl and Marilyn Monroe Eyewear.
Keri Levitt Communications announces its representation of Maggie Louise Confections.
LFB Media Group announces its representation of Viceroy Hotel Group, Sushi Dokoro Kirala, Loft & Bear Artisanal Vodka and My Skinny Pet Treats.
SISTER TRIBES has announced its representation of Richard Noura and VOLVER.
Film Fashion announces its representation of SAFiYAA.
AKR Public Relations announces its representation of Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson and Steven Tyler.