24 August 2010

New brand in online fashion retailing appoints PR

Cherry PR has been appointed to oversee the PR and marketing for Prodigy RED. Prodigy RED is a new brand in online fashion retailing bringing its customers fast fashion and high street looks at value-for-money prices by sourcing directly from manufacturers both in the UK and overseas. Contact.

New Pilates studio appoints PR

Kilpatrick PR has been appointed to handle the UK PR for new Pilates studio, Pilates HQ. The studio, located in the heart of Angel, is set to open its doors at the beginning of September. Founded by former city lawyer and Pilates enthusiast, Tasnim Bokhary, the studio will be the first of its kind in the area and will offer classes for all levels including the surrounding city workers with early morning sessions. Contact.

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • NuBo beauty press preakfast
  • Molteni & C Dada - Sequence Night & Day. A catalogue turned installation. The poetry of the work of Patricia Urquiola seen through fragments of thoughts.
  • TOTO presents ‘Adaptable Structures: the work of Toh Shimazaki Architecture in association with Blueprint Magazine’.
  • Ørgreen Otics presents Skyline Edition. World-renowned eyewear design firm Ørgreen has joined forces with exclusive furniture brand Republic of Fritz Hansen™ to produce a series of Arne Jacobsen Swan™ chairs that feature the same Copenhagen skyline design as a special edition collection of eyewear by Ørgreen.
  • Fly London store launch - DJ, food, drinks and Press Discount
  • Accesssorize beauty launch
  • Ingredient masterclass
  • Fashion For The Brave - Top names from the British fashion industry will support the British Forces at war with a black tie fundraising dinner, auction and star studded fashion show
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Haircare brand appoints PR

The Communications Store has been appointed to look after the press for TRESemmé Electricals. Contact.

New roles at Beauty specialist PR

Caroline Pugh is now set up in her role as PR & Communications Manager at Space.NK. Fara Mahmood has now been appointed PR & Communications Co-ordinator who will work alongside Caroline. Contact.

British fashion designer appoints PR for LFW

Forward PR will be representing British fashion designer, Elizabeth Emanuel for her re-launch during London Fashion Week. Contact.

New PR Executive joins PR agency

Samantha Norman, previously PR Executive at Aqua PR, has now joined Kilpatrick PR as Account Executive. Samantha will be working on the following accounts, Caudalie, Institut Esthederm, Lierac, Paris Presents and Rapid Lash. Contact.

Freelance details for previous beauty director on consumer title

Annabel Jones, previously beauty director at Grazia, has now gone freelance. Annabel will continue to blog on the Grazia Daily website. Contact.

Changes within beauty team on weekly consumer title

There have been a number of changes to the beauty team at Grazia:
Annabel Jones has now left her position as beauty director to go freelance. Liz Hambleton has been appointed beauty director, replacing Annabel. Liz will continue to work with the existing beauty team which includes, associate beauty editor Lauren Murdoch-Smith and beauty assistant Rose Beer. In addition beauty intern Angelica Hermon will join the team on 31 August, details will be published in due course. Contact.