17 December 2010

Client win for new PR company

Truffle PR is now representing brasserie and cocktail lounge, Hush. Truffle PR was established earlier this year by Ellie Hernaman, previously at Jori White PR. Contact.

Men's title appoints entertainment editor

Following the departure of Charlie Parrish, Leon Poultney has joined Zoo magazine as entertainment editor. Contact.

Consumer title appoints editorial assistant

Following the departure of Iona Willis, Max Olesker has joined Esquire magazine as editorial assistant. Contact.

Writer seeks yoga apparel and kit for consumer monthly

Clare Taylor is looking for yoga accessories (apparel and kit) for the March issue of Zest magazine. Hi-res cutout images only. Deadline Monday 21 December. Contact.

If you would like help uploading hi-res images to MediaBox, or adding Clare to your press lists please contact ben@diaryd.com

Weekly consumer title appoints fashion assistant

Morag Paterson, previously fashion intern at Stylist, has been been promoted to fashion assistant. Contact.

Editor-in-chief leaves consumer title

After ten years as editor-in-chief of French Vogue, Carine Roitfeld has decided to leave the magazine. Roitfeld leaves French Vogue to pursue personal projects and will depart in a matter of weeks.

Jonathan Newhouse, president of Condé Nast International, released a statement saying “Carine made her mark on French Vogue thanks to her incredible talent as a stylist and editor-in-chief. She will be missed.” Xavier Romatet, Président de Condé Nast France said “I’m sorry to hear of Carine’s decision, but at the same time, I understand it. A page has turned and a new era will begin for this strong brand which is powered by strong values.” Contact.

Fashion PR, events and shopping agency launches

Recently launched fashion PR, events and personal shopping agency Three Little Fairies is directed by Vanessa Howard, Cherrene Gabrielle Jarade and Holly Lee-Kemp. The current client roster includes Karen Karam and Mylo Swimwear.
Vanessa, PR Director, was previously at Lainey for 2 years, and before that Bobbi Brown and Tatler. Cherrene and Holly have backgrounds in personal shopping with Harrods. Contact.

Concierge service appoints agency

Wiles & Thorne have been appointed to handle communications for At Your Side, a concierge service operating in Shanghai. Contact.