23 June 2010

New appointments in features department of monthly consumer magazine

InStyle editor Eilidh MacAskill has announced two key appointments in the magazine’s features department. Victoria Moss is promoted to fashion features editor and Harriet Reuter Hapgood is promoted to features writer. Victoria has been features writer for a number of years, which included editing the Style Candy pages. Victoria and Harriet take up their new positions on 1 July. Contact.

New acting director at PR company

Natasha Boreham, Director at Brand PR, is now on maternity leave, in her absence Mia Cole-Brodie will be Acting Director. Contact.

New Italian made exercise bike appoints PR

The Spa PR Company has been appointed by Lamiflex SpA to handle the launch of Ciclotte, an innovative new exercise bike, designed and made in Italy. Contact.

Contact change in British retail institution`s press office

Marks & Spencer's Acting Senior Press Officer (womenswear) Rekha Damhar has a new email address following her name change. Contact.

DIARYdispatch

The Kardashian sisters, Kim, Kourtney and Khlo√© have teamed up with L.A label Beach Bunny Swimwear and designed swimsuits for the new collection, ‘Kardashians for Beach Bunny’, launching in the UK shortly. A runway-show is taking place on 16 July in Miami for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week-Swim Wear and they are looking for sponsorship. Contact.

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Johnson's facecare launch
  • Lombok's Christmas in July press show
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Weekly consumer title appoints new editor

Vicky Mayer, previously associate editor at Reveal has been appointed editor of Woman’s Own. Contact.

Deputy editor to be confirmed on men's weekly

Simon Kurs has now left Shortlist where he was deputy editor. A replacement has not yet been confirmed. Contact.