24 May 2011

Media Street set to launch Fulhamroad.co.uk

Media Street is launching its second hyperlocal website this summer, Fulhamroad.co.uk. It will cover everything from local news and new openings to events, deals and shopping in Fulham, SW6 and SW10. Editor Clare Vooght will oversee the editorial with co-founder and publisher, Jonathan Lloyd. In advance of the launch, press releases and news can be emailed to the team. Contact.

New appointment at Dinny Hall

Lily Bourke, previously at Tiffany & Co., has been appointed as Press, Marketing and Ecommerce Assistant at jewellery brand Dinny Hall. Contact.

Former news editor at Look magazine goes freelance

Sara Nuwar, previously news editor at LOOK magazine, is now freelance. Sara is available for editorial commissions and office cover. All news and invites can be emailed to Sara. Contact.

Luxury goods group Labelux acquires Jimmy Choo

The privately held luxury goods group Labelux has announced the acquisition of luxury brand Jimmy Choo. The transaction has the full support of Jimmy Choo senior management led by Founder and Chief Creative Officer, Tamara Mellon OBE and Chief Executive Officer, Joshua Schulman, both of whom will remain with Jimmy Choo in their existing capacities. Tamara Mellon OBE and senior management are making an investment in the Labelux subsidiary established to own Jimmy Choo. Contact.

DIARY dates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • LONDON show ROOMS MEN, Paris SS12
  • LONDON show ROOMS WOMEN, Paris AW12
  • George AW11 Press Day
  • REISS Warehouse and Sample Sale
  • Hair Product Launch
  • VIP opening ceremony of La Prairie at Selfridges
See DIARYdates.

Elizabeth Arden press office appoints Assistant PR Manager

Zoe Hardy, previously Press Officer at Beiersdorf, has joined the Elizabeth Arden Press Office Team as Assistant PR Manager. Zoe will be looking after their Designer and Celebrity Fragrances. Contact.