06 May 2011

DIARY dates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Petit Bateau Marylebone shop opening & Polo launch
  • Diesel Fragrance Launch Party
  • Fragrance Launch
  • The Working Gentlemen's Comedy Club
  • Coffin on Cake PR AW11 Press Day
  • HD Brows VIP Launch Party
  • Rare & Paprika AW11 Press Day
See DIARYdates.

Tiger Creative adds to team

Josie Hunt has joined the London office of artist management, location and production agency Tiger Creative as Photographer & Artist New Business Assistant. Josie has previously worked at House of Fraser, Next and Debenhams. Contact.

Appointment at Hugo Boss

Lynsey Fox has now started as in-house PR Manager at Hugo Boss. Contact.

Good Results announces appointment by LUISA CERANO

Following a month of work, Good Results has announced its appointment to handle UK PR for German womenswear label LUISA CERANO. The brand, which showed at the Good Results AW11 press day last month, currently has 22 showrooms worldwide. Contact.

Finch and Partners appointed by Pierre Corthay

Finch and Partners has announced it is now representing French men's shoemaker Pierre Corthay, which is launching in the UK next week (9 May). Contact.

New Chief Creative Officer and Editor-in-Chief for WGSN

WGSN has today (6 May) announced the appointment of a new Chief Creative Officer, Catriona Macnab (pictured). Macnab is a renowned fashion and textiles expert who joined WGSN in 2004 from The Woolmark Company. Educated at Glasgow School of Art and the Royal College of Art in fashion textiles, she is an expert in the science of trend forecasting and was behind WGSN's 2010 brand extension for the homes and interiors industry, WGSN-homebuildlife. Macnab's appointment follows the announcement that Content Director of WGSN, Juliet Warkentin, is leaving the company on 20 May to join a new venture in online retail.

Also at WGSN, Maria Janssen, previously design director at Nike and recently Creative Director for Youth, Street and Sport at WGSN, has been promoted to WGSN Creative Director overseeing WGSN's recent acquisition Denimhead.com. Sandra Halliday will step up to the newly created role of Editor-in-Chief, responsible for editorial across WGSN's entire content output. Contact.

TCS appoints Account Manager

Sheena Appadoo has started at The Communications Store's TCS Embryo as Account Manager, reporting to Director Maria Arroyave. Sheena was previously Communications Coordinator at Estée Lauder Companies working on Aramis & Designer Fragrances. Contact.

New fashion website QRATED.com appoints PR

Bright Light PR has been appointed to handle the PR for new fashion website QRATED.com. See What's News for more info on the website. Contact.

Crane.tv has a new address and contact number

Crane.tv has moved, the team has a new address and contact number. Contact.

Jewellery brand Maggie Angus appoints PUNK PR

PUNK PR has recently been appointed by London based jewellery and design label Maggie Angus, created by designer Anna Hickman-Evans. PUNK will manage the young label's launch and handle its national press office. Director of PUNK PR, Helen Conyers, commented: "Maggie Angus and PUNK PR are a match made in heaven – unique, exciting, fresh and fun. We can’t wait to make the label famous!". Contact.

W magazine appoints Edward Enninful as fashion and style director

W Magazine has announced the appointment of Edward Enninful as fashion and style director. In this position, Enninful will be responsible for the overall fashion direction of the magazine and for styling some fashion and cover stories.

Enninful will be based in New York and will report to Stefano Tonchi, editor-in-chief of W. He replaces Alex White, who after holding the position for 16 years, decided to leave the magazine to pursue a range of fashion and lifestyle projects in both digital and social media. Contact.