01 March 2011

DIARY dates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • The Deco Affair
  • sanecommunications AW11 Press Day
  • Salter Homedics launches Me My Elos Launch - new at home IPL & RF laser removal product
  • Petit Pois Cakes Launch in Selfridges London Food Hall
  • NARS Press Launch
  • Artistic Colour Gloss Presents Nails & Cocktails
See DIARYdates.

Neville McCarthy appointed by Budd Shirtmakers of Piccadilly

Budd Shirtmakers of Piccadilly has appointed Neville McCarthy Associates as its PR agency; the brief involves comprehensive media relations and the running of the press office. For 100 years Budd has provided ready-to-wear, made to measure and bespoke shirts cut and fitted from its Jermyn Street premises. All products are sourced and made in England. The Budd team will be led by Louisa McCarthy with the recently appointed Michael Evans in support. Contact.

Revlon appoints Beauty Seen PR for all enquiries

Beauty Seen PR has been appointed to handle all aspects of PR communication for cosmetic brand, Revlon. Alessandra Galeota, previously in-house at Revlon, has joined Beauty Seen as Junior Account Manager, working with Anthony Powell as he continues his internship from Revlon. Michelle Boon, previously European PR Director for Revlon and now Joint Managing Director at Beauty Seen, will also continue to work closely on the Revlon brand. Contact.

Hair magazine appoints acting editor

Del Samat, previously beauty editor of Hair magazine, has been appointed acting editor following the departure of editor, Louise White. Contact.

New PR & Marketing Manager appointed at Donna Ida

Claire Etchell, previously at Mamas & Papas, has been appointed as PR & Marketing Manager for Donna Ida. Contact.

London designer appoints Bloody Gray PR

Bloody Gray PR has been appointed to handle the PR for London based womenswear designer Martina Spetlova, who will preview during Paris Fashion Week. Contact.

Pure Public Relations represents online art retailers

Pure Public Relations has been appointed to represent Art.co.uk and sister site AllPosters.co.uk. The online retailers offer the world’s largest selection of art, prints & limited edition pieces. Contact.

FHM appoints picture editor

Amanda Davies has joined FHM as picture editor.Contact.

Erotic couture label appoints RKM Communications

RKM Communications has been appointed to handle the fashion and lifestyle PR for erotic couture label Godfrey Knight Designs. Contact.

Gossip PR represents jewellery brand Trollbeads

Danish jewellery brand Trollbeads has appointed Gossip PR to handle its consumer and online PR. Contact.

Goodley PR wins new luxury designer label

Luxury designer label Vanessa G launches its debut collection for AW11 and appoints Goodley PR to handle all the press enquiries/ samples, while Tamara Kretzer PR will handle enquiries regarding online media. Contact.

Professional Jeweller appoints assistant editor

Kathryn Bishop has been appointed assistant editor of Professional Jeweller. Contact.

Camron starts work on Baccarat

Camron PR is now handling press and PR for crystalware maker Baccarat. The account will be headed by Adnan Abbasi with key strategic direction from Managing Director Judy Dobias and support from Guillaume Giraud and Valentina Giani. Camron will be promoting Baccarat lighting, tableware and gift items, and the growing jewellery range through product placement, celebrity dressing initiatives and strategic partnerships. Contact.