27 October 2010

Online beauty editor appointed at lifestyle magazine

Alexandra Wilby has been appointed online beauty editor for hellomagazine.com. Alexandra is looking to receive press releases covering: hair, make-up, skin, fragrance, new products, alternative therapies, spas and all things health & beauty related. Contact.

PR agency appoints fashion Account Manager

Greene and Sheppard has appointed Muchaneta Kapfunde as Account Manager within the fashion division. Formerly head of PR at Johnny Loves Rosie, Muchaneta will be managing the DanniJo, Daisy, Carlotta Gherzi for Sado, and Pink Label accounts. Contact.

Lingerie brand appoints PR

Lingerie brand Made by Niki has appointed Goodley PR to handle its UK press with immediate effect. Contact.

New contact details for consumer beauty title

Following Vitality Publishing’s acquisition of Hair magazine, the team now have new contact details:
Editor Louise White has a new e-mail format and direct line. Contact.
All beauty launch news should be directed to editorial assistant Jane Moscardini. Contact.
General beauty news can be directed to style assistant Del Samat. Contact.
Penny Moy is currently art editor. Contact.

Fashion team changes at women's weekly

Clare Hurford has now left Woman's Own, and will be starting as acting assistant fashion editor at Take a Break magazine on 15 November. Claire will be covering for associate fashion editor, Emma Wiltshire, who leaves for maternity leave on 12 November. The individual contact listings will be updated in DIARYdirectory on 12 November. Contact.

Monthly consumer title appoints fashion bookings director

Following the departure of Sophie Baudrand, Rosie Vogel has been appointed fashion bookings editor at Vogue. Contact.

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Luxury and Lifestyle Business Networking Event
  • Ada Zanditon Press Night
  • RMG SS11 Press Day - menswear and womenswear collections for Belstaff, Fratelli Rossetti, Pal Zileri, Raris Jewellery
  • The London Accessory Sale Ltd & Secret Sample Sale
  • Fifi Chachnil Lingerie SS11 Press Day
  • Crabtree & Evelyn Beauty Launch
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Jacqui Ripley launches blog

Freelance beauty, health and lifestyle writer Jacqui Ripley has recently launched her new blog www.jacqui-dollymixture.blogspot.com The blog will cover reviews of new beauty products, interviews with industry experts, treatments and wellbeing trends. She is also now tweeting. Contact.

Chocolatier appoints PR

Wiles & Thorne is now representing Amelia Rope, chocolatier. They will be working with her on her communications and business development strategy. Her luxury chocolate bar collection is currently exclusively available at Selfridges and online at www.ameliarope.com Contact.