2009 April 10
The Daily Media
(NEW YORK) Melissa Lun, formerly the senior fashion PR director at Starworks, has joined Tommy Hilfiger as their new senior communications manager.
Vanessa Poskanzer re-joins the Harrison & Shriftman team as director of the Miami office. Most recently, she was president of KSVP Media & Events in Miami beach, a boutique public relations firm specializing in luxury brands and events.
David Washinsky also returns to Harrison & Shriftman as national director of talent relations, working on entertainment marketing, select projects, events and retainer clients. Washinsky was formerly at Saks Fifth Avenue, where he managed menswear publicity, and then at the Strategic Group.
Lelle Henrichsen has moved to Los Angeles to become managing director of the West Coast H&S office. Previously, Henrichsen was the H&S fashion director in its New York office.
Nicole Levinson has been promoted to vice president of marketing and new business at H&S in New York.
Gigi Ganatra has been promoted to senior director of the H&S Miami office.
Liz Anthony has launched her own PR company, Mariposa Communications.
Christina Colombino is no longer with Aeffe.
Cole Haan is no longer working with HL Group.
BPCM announces its representation of Aldo and Melissa shoes.
BPCM NY announces its representation of HYDEN YOO.
BNC PR announces its representation of Fullum & Holt handbags.
Bradbury Lewis announces its representation of Stærk, Victor Glemaud and Jessica Kagan Cushman.
B' squared Public Relations announces its representation of Shauna Neely jewelry.
BWR Public Relations announces its representation of Sweetees and Marnie Rocks jewelry.
Chandelier Creative, a full-service creative agency, has signed Peter Som.
Harrison & Shriftman announces its representation of cosmetics line Motives® by Loren Ridinger.
Mariposa Communications announces its representation of Rosena Sammi Jewelry.
PR Consulting announces its representation of Raf Simons.
Red Light PR announces its representation of Kiss the Girl, women’s denim collections Level 99 and Divine Rights of Denim, and men’s denim collection Level Jeans. Jonesy, a women’s ready to wear collection, launches for Fall 2009 and joins the Point A Showroom for sales representation.
Truth Be Told PR announces their representation of Arman Jewelry.
Speculation is abuzz that Christian Dior will be adding a little height to their shoe offering, thanks to the recent hire of Francesco Russo. The shoe designer recently struck out ...
Dish alert: In the autumn/winter issue of indie Spanish mag Apartamento, designer Scott Sternberg of Band of Outsiders and Boy. by Band of Outsiders gave the interiors glossy a tour...
Talking The Business of Modeling With Candice Swanepoel [Vogue UK] It’s more than just being pretty, she explains, and a thick skin helps them avoid the haters...Greta Gerwig Steps...