13 May 2015

Newby Hands joins NET-A-PORTER.COM
as beauty director

NET-A-PORTER.COM has announced the appointment of Newby Hands as beauty director for its fashion magazine brands, PORTER and THE EDIT. An award-winning writer, editor and content director, Newby will be responsible for developing compelling, sophisticated and creative multi-platform beauty content for the global shoppable print fashion magazine, PORTER and NET-A-PORTER.COM's weekly luxury digital magazine, THE EDIT. She will also work closely with NET-A-PORTER Vice President of Beauty, David Olsen, to ensure NET-A-PORTER remains the online go-to destination for beauty and will co-host international beauty events for the business in key markets globally. Newby joins NET-A-PORTER from online beauty retailer feelunique.com, where she held the position of Content Director since 2013 and from Harper’s Bazaar UK, where she was beauty director-at-large. Commenting on the news, feelunique.com’s CEO Joel Palix said: “I would like to thank Newby for her contribution to the growth and development of feelunique.com. Since joining the business in 2012 she has played a key role in the way we think about all aspects of our branded content, we wish her the very best in her new role".  feelunique.com will announce succession plans for the role in the coming weeks.

Twitter: @netaporter / @PORTERmagazine

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