01 February 2011

Hair salon brand appoints comsumer PR

RUSH Hair, winner of 10 British Hairdressing Awards, has appointed Mediahubb as its consumer PR agency, with Alison Jameson Consultants continuing to handle trade relations. Contact.

Fashion PR agency appointment & promotions

Bryan Morel PR announces changes to its team. Cameron Carter has joined as Account Director from Australia and will oversee the men's and accessories portfolio. Cameron’s recent career history includes working with a number of major Australian public relations agencies specialising in luxury, menswear and womenswear markets.

In addition, Seren Mason has been promoted to Account Manager and Katy Lubin has been promoted to Senior Account Executive. Ellie Edgar remains Account Director and oversees all womenswear clients.
Contact.

Fashion retailer closes gallery space

MACHINE-A has announced that, after 18 months hosting a series of flash events, it has closed the retail space at 60 Berwick Street. Contact.

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Lascivious SS11 Rankin Launch
  • Lingerie Collective Valentine's Event
  • Katch PR for LFW
  • Luna & Curious Boutique Opening (change of date)
  • Fuel PR Journalist Drinks
  • Wolford RTW and Lingerie AW11 Press Day
  • Guts for Garters Launch
  • DESA AW11 Press Day
  • Shiseido Launch (postponed)
  • Anthropologie AW11 Press Day (fashion)
  • Anthropologie AW11 Press Day (home)
See DIARYdates.

E-zine makes editorial changes

There have been some changes to the editorial team at Glamour.com: Jessica David, hair & beauty editor, is now on maternity leave. In her absence, beauty news, invites and releases can be directed to editor, Natasha McNamara.
Charlotte Duck, previously celebrity and entertainment editor, has been promoted to celebrity & deputy editor.
Amy Stone, previously fashion editor, has been appointed celebrity style & entertainment editor.
Jenn Selby has also joined the team as junior writer. Contact.

Fashion PR agency appoints assistant and announces client wins

MLPR has been appointed by handbag and accessory designer Mimi and jewellery label Azuni to handle press and PR. Newly appointed fashion assistant Shereen Amarasekera will be working on both accounts. Contact.

Agency adds to fashion portfolio with 3 client wins

Chase PR has been appointed to handle the UK PR for Italian fashion brands, Miss Sixty, Killah and Energie. Contact.

E-zine rebrands & changes name

The website 60&Sensational has rebranded as SoSensational (www.sosensational.co.uk). Founded by fashion and beauty journalist Jan Shure, fashion editor of the Jewish Chronicle, and award-winning image consultant Cyndy Lessing, the website became SoSensational on 28 January. Invites, news and press releases should be directed to Jan. Contact.

Trio of wins for beauty PR agency

Menswear brand Henri Lloyd has appointed Mediahubb to handle press and publicity for their grooming range. Simply Wax, the waxing range developed by top hair removal expert Otylia Roberts, and Miss Wax have also appointed Mediahubb as their PR agency. Contact.

Wellbeing expert and health centre appoint PR

Claire Norrish PR has announced two new beauty and wellbeing client wins. Chelsea based fertility expert, acupuncturist and author Emma Cannon and Evolve Wellness Centre a new central London yoga and complementary treatment centre. Contact.

PR and advertising agencies merge

Independent consumer PR agency Dangling Carrot PR (Dangling Carrot Ltd) has merged with advertising agency Seed. The two teams will operate as Relish The Agency with a combined communications remit including PR, branding, digital and production. Contact.