09 September 2010

Beauty client wins

Furore PR has two new beauty account wins: Oxynergy Paris and Barcelona-based Fusion Mesotherapy. Contact.

New jobs on www.diarydirectory.com

  • Kenneth Green Associates - PR Manager (Maternity Cover 1 Year Fixed Term Contract)
  • Cosmetic Executive Women (UK) - Marketing & Events Assistant
  • nbpr - Beauty Junior Account Manager
  • HOB Salons - PR Internship
  • Fearnhearst PR - Senior Account Manager
  • Bright Light PR - Senior Account Manager
  • L'Oreal - Press Officer
View DIARY Job Lots here.

Jewellery label appoints PR

Finch & Partners has been appointed to handle the UK PR for jewellery label Piaget. Contact.

Dutch handbag labels appoint PR

Bright Light PR has been appointed to handle the PR for Dutch handbag labels Axel David, Bagsac and The Chesterfield Brand. Contact.

Fashion magazine appoints PR

DeVetta PR has been appointed to manage all publicity for biannual fashion title VOLT and its online sister brand Volt Café. Issue 8 (AW 2010) is launching on the 20th of September, featuring editorials by photographers including Simon Emmett, Tara Darby, Stratis and Beva, and Rankin. Contact.

New fashion-focused PR agency launches

Charlotte Strodl, formerly Fashion Director at Mission Media, has launched her fashion-focused boutique agency Kitch & Honey PR Ltd. Current clients include womenswear label Hemyca, Bellinski Bikinis, The Trouser Room, Misticon by Charlotte Dutton, Body London and Florence B jewellery; further clients to be confirmed. Contact.

Beauty agency account wins

Beauty Seen PR has been appointed to represent and promote the professional tanning brand, Sienna X. Contact.

Editorial changes on monthly consumer title

There have been a number of changes to the editorial team at House & Garden:
Following the departure of Claire German, Kate Slesinger has been appointed publishing director. Teresa Marlow has been appointed deputy editor/managing editor. Hatta Byng is now senior features editor and Alexandra Breeze is now wine & food/ decoration assistant. In addition Ruth Sleightholme has been appointed decoration co-ordinator and Tiffany Brent-Smith has also joined at pa to the editor/editorial assistant. Contact.

Journalist seeks men who have been made over by their partners

Emma Robertson is working on a fun man-makeover feature for a national newspaper. She's looking for men whose girlfriends/ wives have persuaded them to try botox, fillers (or cosmetic surgery) and facials/ waxing to help spruce-up their appearance (and boost his confidence).

Emma is also looking for a man who - with the help of his wife/ girlfriend - has lost weight, allowing for a fashionable wardrobe update.

If you know any couples which fit the bill and which might be interested in taking part then please get in touch. Contact.

Organic beauty client win

Dangling Carrot has added a new client to their beauty division – Antipodes. Antipodes is a New Zealand collection of certified organic and premium natural skin care and body care. Founder and Director Elizabeth Barbalich has a background in science and naturopathy and is passionate about creating superior skin care that is ethical and sustainable. Contact.

Fashion stylist and beauty writer has moved

Primmie Broomfield, formerly fashion stylist at Femail, has a new postal address. Contact.

Freelance lifestyle writer has new contact details

Suzi Boyle, previously shopping editor at Time Out, has a new e-mail address. Contact.

English luxury brand appoints PR agency

APR Communications has been appointed to represent English luxury lifestyle brand, Thomas Lyte. APR Communications will be working alongside Thomas Lyte PR manager, Laura Colonnese to implement a comprehensive media relations campaign to support the launch of Thomas Lyteʼs new Burlington Arcade store in mid October and raise awareness of the luxury leather and silver specialist amongst UK based high net-worths. Contact.

Online wedding shoe boutique appoints PR

Propose PR has been appointed to handle the PR for online boutique Perdita’s Wedding Shoes (www.perditasweddingshoes.co.uk) stocking its own range of shoes as well as popular items from some of the best shoe designers in the wedding industry. Contact.

Editorial changes on consumer title

There have been a number of changes within the team at Sugar magazine:
Louise Bennett has joined Sugar as assistant editor.
Kate Lucey has been appointed editorial assistant and will be working on real lives and features. In addition, Jo Usmar has been appointed staff writer and Corinne Redfern has joined the team as junior writer. Contact.


Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Mind Body Spirit Festival, Manchester
  • "Ten Times Rosie" - Rankin, Paula Thomas and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley celebrate ten seasons of Thomas Wylde with an exhibition
  • Saloni Spring/Summer 2011 presentation
  • Fumi & Fendi present IN EVERY DREAM HOME; an exhibition of seven new pieces by Paul Kelley and new works by Studio Glitheroe, Freddie Yauner & Tina Roeder
  • "La Nuit De La Mode" - To Celebrate LFW; Style Icon, NICOLINA & Endzone Image are collaborating to bring a night to Molton House with top style tips throughout the night from Style Icon, make-overs from Endzone Image, and luxury designer shoes from NICOLINA shoes
  • Ballantyne Spring/Summer 2011 press presentation
  • An evening with Harvey Jacobson
  • Shoes An Exhibition 1973-2010 Vivienne Westwood & Melissa party
  • VIP launch of Jimmy Choo and Kelly Hoppen new ranges
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