11 November 2010

New press officer appointed at M&Co

Sarah Coventon is now press officer for ladieswear at M&Co. Sarah was previously in-house press officer at Warehouse. M&Co has been selling affordable clothing for over 50 years with nearly 300 high street stores. Contact.

New jobs on www.diarydirectory.com

  • Lands' End - Press Officer (Knightsbridge, London)
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Teen magazine appoints fashion assistant

Jinny King has joined Shout magazine as part-time fashion assistant. Jinny will be working three days a week, Monday to Wednesday, assisting fashion editor Jenna Cutter. Contact

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Talk PR SS11 Talk Future Collections - Holly Fulton, Louise Gray and Michael van der Ham
  • Designer Sale UK (DSUK) Sample Sale
  • Feathers and Champagne - Exclusive view of La Perla's new line with sponsorship from Shu Uermura, Nails Inc, Suburbia, Chill Factor, The Closet, Hemingway Tailors, Obsidion, Hilton - Manchester.
  • A day with Alexandra Soveral (beauty oils and perfume), Modern Love (scarf collection and silk tops) and Zoe and Morgan (jewellery)
  • Estethica Press & Buyers Day
  • Elizabeth Lau Pop-Up Boutique
  • Time2 Watches Fashion Bloggers Event
  • National Make-Up Awards at Professional Beauty 2011 - The inaugural National Make-Up Awards will give recognition to the UK’s leading Make-Up Artists in the UK beauty industry.
  • Mo√ęt & Chandon sparkles in Manchester as the Town Hall fills with champagne to celebrate Christmas
  • Malibu Presents Alesha Dixon
  • The Body Shop & London College of Fashion unveils Spring 2011 Trend Collaboration
  • Katie Price Press Call - Launch of her new fragrance PRECIOUS LOVE

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UK Organic and recyclable beauty brand appoints PR

Vert PR has added The Green Grocery to its all natural and organic beauty portfolio. Vert PR will be launching Love Letter, a floral scent of Rose and Jasmine with a base note of Sandalwood in time for Valentine's Day. The scent is from a collection of four 100% organic solid scents. Contact.

Consumer home title announces new editorial line up

There have been additions to the editorial team at The English Home following the increase in frequency of the publication for 2011. The English Home will now be publishing 11 issues a year. The changes are as follows:

Katy Green, previously editorial assistant, has been promoted to staff writer.
Suzie Ball has been appointed editorial assistant.
Vivienne Hambly has been appointed features editor.
Rachel Crow has also joined the team as sub editor and will be working 2 days a week (Thursday – Friday.)
Sarah Kent, sub editor/writer, will be working three days a week (Monday – Wednesday.) Contact.

Urban street brand appoints PR

Urban street brand Izzue has appointed Blow to manage all its PR and press. The brand that derives out of Asia, headed under the umbrella brand I.T. has become a benchmark label for both men and woman on the high streets of Hong Kong, Korea and Japan. It is also stocked at Galeries Lafayette in both Berlin and Paris. Contact.

Luxury eyewear brand appoints PR

Boyd Norton Associates has been appointed to handle the press and PR for luxury eyewear brand TD Tom Davies. Contact.

New regulars editor appointed

Holly Treacy has replaced Sarah Ivory as the new regulars editor on BodyFit Magazine. Please contact Holly for any food or health related features. Contact

Staff appointments at fashion agency

Fashion agency Fearnhurst PR has appointed Laura Robinson as Senior Account Manager. Laura will be working across Fearnhurst’s roster of fashion clients, including TOMS shoes, Pandora, Rohan and Christys’ Hats, as well as new business.

Laura joins Fearnhurst from Frank PR, where she worked on the BlackBerry, Foot Locker, Long Tall Sally and Mybag accounts. Previous to this, she worked on the Rare account at Think Publicity.

In addition, Fearnhurst has appointed Grace Malden at Account Assistant. Grace will support the team across all accounts. Contact.

Consumer title appoints acting editor & fashion editor

Poppy Smith, acting editor at Cooler magazine, is now on maternity leave. In her absence, Posy Dixon has been appointed acting editor. In addition Britta Burger has been appointed acting fashion editor. Contact.

PR agency announces maternity leave cover

Kim Young, Assistant Communications Manager at Clinique, has announced her maternity leave starting 11 November. Mary Kate Trevaskis will be covering Kim's role as Acting Assistant Communications Manager. Contact.