01 April 2011

Talk PR appoints new Junior Beauty Account Coordinator

Emilia Lebron has joined Talk PR as Junior Beauty Account Coordinator. Emilia will be working on the Herbal Essences, Aussie, P&G Beauty & Grooming accounts. Contact.

New recruit at Ozwald Boateng

Michael Dale has joined Ozwald Boateng as PR & Marketing Intern. Michael will be responsible for all social media and online PR & Marketing activity for Ozwald Boateng. Contact.

Fragrance distributors SAS & Company & Kim Kardashian Fragrance appoint PR

Pure Public Relations has been appointed to represent the newly formed fragrance, cosmetics and skincare distributor SAS & Company and Kim Kardashian Fragrance. SAS & Company, co-founded by Shelley Smyth, will be initially launching the Kim Kardashian Fragrance exclusively through Debenhams stores this June with a national roll out scheduled for July. Kim Kardashian created her first fragrance alongside perfumer Claude Dir at Givaudan. Pure Public Relations will be organising limited interviews with Kim Kardashian, by appointment. Contact.

Period Living makes editorial changes

Katharine Clemow at Period Living magazine has been promoted from editorial assistant to web editor & features writer. Contact.
In addition, Lucinda Notley has joined Period Living as editorial assistant. Contact.

Lisa Armstrong set to join The Daily Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph has appointed Lisa Armstrong as fashion editor. Lisa joins from The Times where she has been fashion editor for 12 years. Lisa will be working with Luke Leitch, who has been appointed deputy fashion editor at The Daily Telegraph. Luke also joins from The Times where he was associate fashion editor, feature writer and deputy features editor for six years. Hilary Alexander will remain a columnist for The Daily Telegraph. A start date for both Luke and Lisa will be confirmed in due course. Contact.

DIARY dates

  • Brooks Brothers AW11 Press Day
  • Moschino AW11 Press Day
  • Ports 1961 AW11 Press Day
  • SuperTrash AW11 Press Day
  • Moda in Pelle AW11 Press Day
  • 44 Frock Special Edition Party with Rewardrobe
  • Fashion Media Workshop
See DIARYdates.

Boudoir PR wins two jewellery clients

Boudoir PR has been appointed to handle the PR for BlingDeenie, the statement jewellery and accessories brand created by former stylist and trend forecaster Nadine ‘Deenie’ Hutchinson. Available from Kabiri, Wolf & Badger and stockists worldwide, BlingDeenie signature styles include bright oversize graphic Perspex shapes, pom poms, layered chains, studding and Swarovksi crystal detailing. Boudoir PR will also be launching BlingDeenie’s debut dress collection for high Summer 2011.

Additionally Boudoir PR has been re-appointed by Elsie Belle, the vintage-inspired trinket jewellery brand created by Liz Fennings.


Alchemy appointed to handle hairdresser Allen Edwards

Alchemy PR has been appointed to handle the PR for hairdresser Allen Edwards and his haircare range Shear Force. Allen has worked with celebrities such as Julianne Moore, Renee Zellweger and Raquel Welch. Contact.

Daniela Bellanca has title change at Closer

Daniela Bellanca, previously lifestyle writer at Closer magazine, has had a title change and is now style writer. Contact.

Buzz PR relocates

Buzz PR has moved. Contact.

Unleashed Potential add hair brand to roster

Unleashed Potential has been appointed to handle the PR for brush manufacturer Kent Brushes. Founded in 1777, Kent Brushes produce over 250 brushes across hair, make-up, body, nails, men’s grooming, shaving as well as pure bristle toothbrushes, handmade combs, clothes, shoes and baby brushes. Kent Brushes are sold in over 50 countries worldwide and are also available in John Lewis, Selfridges, Harrods, Fortnum and Mason and online at www.kentbrushes.com. Contact.

Luxury shoe designer Michael Lewis appoints PR

Profile Public Relations has been appointed to handle the press and PR for luxury shoe designer Michael Lewis. Michael Lewis began his footwear design career 15 years ago in Paris for Jean-Charles de Castlebajac, moving onto Louis Vuitton working alongside Marc Jacobs at Louis Vuitton and subsequently with Christopher Bailey at Burberry. Most recently Lewis has worked with Tom Ford and Versace. Contact.

New Press Assistant at Estée Lauder

Chloe Coates has joined Estée Lauder working on brands Origins and Ojon as Press Assistant. Contact.