24 November 2010

Bridal fashion assistant appointed

Emma Shaw has joined Condé Nast Brides as fashion assistant. Contact.

Acting PR Manager appointed

Georgie Burton has been appointed Acting PR Manager of the Next press office, covering Carolyn Day's maternity leave. Contact.

New contact number for PR agency

Eurydice PR has a new contact number. Contact.

Journalist seeks men's beauty products for consumer magazine

Alex Gazzola is looking for men’s bath soaks, bath salts and muscle soaks for the regular grooming slot on the men’s page of the next edition of Vegetarian Living. Products must be specifically for men – either clearly named so, or as a product within a men’s range. Deadline 3 December. Contact.

Weekly consumer title makes editorial changes

Following the departure of Gladys Sturrock at My Weekly, all travel features will now be covered by features editor, Alison Graves. Karen Byrom will continue to cover health and in addition the Dr Sarah Jarvis page. From the 18 December issue, there will no longer be an Easy Make, Easy Do products page. Contact.

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • De Roemer Shop Opening Party
  • Royal Academy of Arts and Harper’s Bazaar GSK Contemporary – Aware: Art Fashion Identity - Opening Reception
  • La Perla Christmas Clearance
  • 9 London Launch Tea Party
  • Lola Rose 10th Anniversary Party
  • Alexon Group SS11 Press Day - Kaliko, Minuet Petite, Alexon, Ann HarveY
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Client win for TCS

The Communications Store has been appointed to handle the consumer PR for no!no! Contact.

Changes within beauty PR department

Parfums Christian Dior announces changes within the PR department:
After six years with PCD UK, Aude Chatelin, Press Manager, will be leaving the company on Friday 3 December and relocating with her family to Paris. Nathalie Everard, previously Press Manager, has been promoted to Head of Public Relations. Nathalie will be joined by Leonie Weeks, who has recently been appointed Press Officer. Leonie was formerly at Creme de la Mer. Charlotte Ekholt will continue in her role as PR Assistant. Contact.

Loungewear label appoints PR

Amazing PR has been appointed to represent silk lounging and nightwear label Anne Wiggins London. Contact.

News from luxury watch label

After nearly five years as Brand Manager UK at Jaeger-LeCoultre, Guillain Maspetiol is moving across the channel to take over the French business starting 1 December. His replacement, Zahra Kassim-Lakha, currently Director of Strategy and Business Development at the Manufacture, will take on the role as Brand Director, UK Market. Zahra joined Jaeger-LeCoultre in 2003, after five years at Richemont North America and a previous career in investment banking, to launch the Brand’s Boutique network and cross-marketing partnerships (including Aston Martin). She has been most recently focused on successfully leading the Brand’s digital marketing and CRM platforms. Additional changes involve the departure of Marie Lagesse and the arrival of Georgia Noutsi from 6 December as Marketing and Retail Manager. Contact.

PR agency announces maternity leave cover

Ines Socarras has joined Kenneth Green Associates, covering Natalie Startin's maternity leave. Natalie will be going on maternity leave on 9 December. Ines was part of the PR team at Givenchy (LVMH Group) for several years, and prior to joining KGA was looking after PR and Events at the Mayfair Arts Club. Contact.