The Daily Media: 21 Moves to Discuss

by Aria Darcella
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Joanna Coles, former chief content officer at Hearst, has left the company. Kate Lewis has been announced as her replacement.

Marcus Wainwright has stepped down as CEO of Rag & Bone. Stefanie Strack, former vice president/general manager of Nike, will take his place.

Jarred Keller has joined HL Group as a fashion account director.

Tara Eisenberg, former executive director of global communications at Estée Lauder, is leaving the company.

Shira Suveyke, former executive vice president of Yoox Net-a-Porter, has been named brand president of Shopbop.

Emily Harris, formerly of Chloé and Sonia Rykiel, is now the creative director of Eric Bompard.

Kate Jacobsen has joined PR Consulting, working on eBay fashion.

Kathryn Roling has joined Michael Kors as a senior pr manager for MK Collection and MMK.

Alyse Archer-Coité, former associate director & head of programing at A/D/O, has left the company

Ariana Mahban, formerly of Surface Magazine, and Jill DeSantis, formerly of Relevance International, have both joined The Consultancy PR as senior account managers. Meanwhile, Zoe Kingsley and Addie Zoller have joined the company as account coordinators in N.Y.C. and L.A., respectively.

Michelle Katz, former account executive at The Creative NYC, has been named senior account executive at THINK.

Chloe Fields, former pr runway sample coordinator at Marc Jacobs, has joined Sally LaPointe as a pr assistant.

Amanda Smeal, former vice president of Siren PR, has left after 15 years.

Cindy Augustine is the Executive Travel Editor, Snapchat, at Thrillist.

Amanda Carolan has joined Paul Wilmot Communications as beauty director.

Olivia Carrino has left Wetherly.



Karla Otto is now representing SemSem.

Purple PR is now representing Rebecca Minkoff and Julien MacDonald for Spring/Summer 19.

Krupp Group is now representing Apparis and Von Holzhausen.

Think PR is now representing Crosty.

Covet PR is now representing Uqora.

CLD PR is now representing Ranjana Khan.

Optimist Consulting is now representing The Concours Club Miami, The PennsyWomen’s Committee of Central Park Conservancy Fall Luncheon, and The Pink Agenda’s annual gala.

Tractenberg & Co. is now representing Jillian Dempsey.

Linda Gaunt Communications announces its representation of Habitual.

Autumn Communications is now representing The Citizenry, Flow, and Goldbely.

Beach House PR is now representing Salt by Hendrix.

Lion & Lamb Communications is now representing Casa Violeta in Tulum, The Blue Rooftop, Mr. Black, Dutch’s Spirits, and London Cocktail Week.

Poke PR is now representing Something Navy.

ZOï Agency is now representing Kronaby in the United States.

Chapter 2 is now representing Edwin.

Shannon Welch is now representing where Mountains Meet and Sandy Leong.

Evocative is now representing Allen Schwartz.

The Riviere Agency is now representing House of Nonie, Dakun Liu Yong, and AFFFAIR for New York Fashion Week.

Brandstyle Communications is now representing skincare brand LXMI.

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