The Impression compiles the most important professional fashion moves of the week.
By Jillian Siegmund | Impressionist
BRANDS & RETAILERS
Net-a-Porter Chairman Natalie Massenet Exits
Founder and Chairman of Net-a-Porter, Natalie Massenet is departing from the online luxury retailer. The move comes ahead of Net-A-Porter’s merger with Yoox, the Italian e-commerce group. Massenet will not play a role as a board member of the new company.
Michael DeLellis Promoted to EVP Global Integrated Marketing & Channel Management at Calvin Klein
Calvin Klein, Inc. has promoted Michael DeLellis to the role of Executive VP of Global Integrated Marketing & Channel Management. In his new role, DeLellis will oversee marketing strategies for all global markets as well as channel management among all brand partners. Most recently, DeLellis served as SVP, Media Channel Management. DeLellis first joined Calvin Klein in 1998 as a Media Manager, later moving on to various roles, including VP Advertising, SVP Corporate Advertising and SVP Global Advertising.
ASOS Founder and CEO Nick Robertson Steps Down
Co-founder of ASOS, Nick Robertson has stepped down as CEO of the company. Robertson will still remain on the board as a non-executive director.
Nick Beighton, previously ASOS Group’s COO, is now CEO at the firm.
LVMH Appoints Ian Rogers Chief Digital Officer
Ian Rogers has been named as the new CDO of LVMH. Rodgers was previously the senior director of the iTunes team at Apple Inc, and prior to that the Chief Executive of Beats Music.
Bulgari Names Carla Liuni as Global VP Marketing and Communication
Bulgari has appointed Carla Liuni as Global VP of Marketing and Communication. Liuni will be reporting to the CEO of Bulgari, Jean-Christophe. Liuni was previously VP of the Prestige Business Unit of Procter & Gamble.
Michael Duce, previously Account Director at Karla Otto London, is now PR Manager, Europe, Middle East, India and Australia at Tom Ford.
Giovanna Noe, previously PR Director at Negri Firman PR & Communication, is now PR and Communication Director for North America at Safilo Group.
Blake Metzger, previously PR and Events Coordinator at Saks Fifth Avenue, is now PR Coordinator of US PR team at Salvatore Ferragamo.
Christine Chang, previously international buying intern at Tory Burch, is now PR Associate of VIP Relations.
Kim Mound, previously Senior Public Relations Coordinator at Safile USA/Solstice Sunglasses, has left the company.
Jefferson Hack Steps Down as Editor-in-Chief of Another Man
Another Man Editor-in-Chief, Jefferson Hack, is stepping down after leading the publication since it launched in 2005.
Ben Cobb, previously Editor of Another Man, is now Editor-in-Chief at the publication.
Ellie Grace Cumming, previously Stylist of Another Man, is now Fashion Director at the publication.
Vanity Fair taps Derek Blasberg as Features Writer
Derek Blasberg has joined Vanity Fair in the official title of “Our Man on the Street” and will pen the “It Girl”/”It Boy” segment of the publication. Blasberg was previously Editor-at-Large of Harper’s Bazaar.
Shilpa Prabhakar Nadella, previously Associate Market Editor at Elle, is now Fashion Market Editor.
Erin Sumwalt, previously a Fashion Consultant and a contributor at InStyle, is now Fashion Director at People StyleWatch.
Brittany Burke, previously Article Editor at Well+Good, is now Deputy Article Editor at People StyleWatch.
Amanda Elser, previously Fashion and Beauty Editor at the XO Group, is now Senior Beauty Editor at People StyleWatch.
Alex Abel, previously Assistant Editor at Seventeen, is now News Editor at People StyleWatch.
Selmin Arat, previously Senior Vice President, Director of strategy and development at BrandLink Communications, is now Partner.
Jose Martinez, previously VP of Media at BrandLink Communications, is now SVP of Media, Client Relations and New Business.
Alison Karsch, previously VP of Media at BrandLink Communications, is now SVP of Media and Client Relations.
Mariella Everett, previously Press Director at The Hive, is now Director of PR at HL Group.
Rachel Champlin, previously Account Manager at Shadow PR, is now Director at the firm.
Maxine Silva, previously PR Manager at AND B, is now Senior Account Executive at [A]Zione PR.
Brooke Caldwell, previously Account Executive at Brandsway Creative, is now PR Director.
Lexi Baker, previously publicist at The Only.Agency, is now Senior Account Executive at Behrman Communications.
Alexis Wulf, previously public relations intern at Droese PR, is now VIP Services Coordinator at Agentry PR.
Film Fashion announces its representation of Brandon Sun.
HL Group announces its representation of Milly.
EB Consults announces its representation of ICB, Stella Nolasco and Carolina K.
Paul Wilmot Communications announces its representation of Monica Vinader.
d2 Publicity announces its representation of Burning Torch, Abysse and Paul & Joe Sister.
Linda Gaunt Communications announces its representation of Boden USA.
Kucerak and Co announces its representation of Alex and Ani.
[A]Zione PR announces its representation of Sweaty Betty, HPE.
The Collective Communications announces its representation of Curve Boutique.
ICA announces its representation of Liebeskind Berlin and Shona Joy.
The Bromley Group announces its U.S. representation of Khombu and Sporto.
Evocative LA announces representation of Costella Handbags.
Heather Magidsohn Consulting announces its representation of Freda Salvador.