LONDON, United Kingdom — BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week.
Tom Ford Names CMO
Tom Ford has appointed Charlotte Blechman to the newly-created role of chief marketing officer, effective January 30. Blechman joins from Barneys New York, where she was executive vice president of marketing and communications. Prior to that, she worked at Gucci America.
Alexandra Shulman to Step Down at British Vogue
After 25 years in the role, Alexandra Shulman will step down as editor-in-chief of British Vogue. Shulman, who was appointed as editor-in chief of the title in 1992, began her career at Tatler, and went on to write for publications including The Sunday Telegraph and GQ. She will leave British Vogue in June this year.
YSL Beauté Names Global Beauty Director
YSL Beauté has appointed renowned French make-up artist Tom Pecheux as global beauty director. The former creative director for Estée Lauder and Shiseido makeup suceeds Lloyd Simmons, and began his new role at the L’Oréal-owned brand on January 1.
Vogue Italia and L'Uomo Vogue Hire Editor
Emanuele Farneti has been appointed editor-in-chief of Vogue Italia and L'Uomo Vogue. Farneti joined Condé Nast Italia in 1999 as part of the team which launched GQ. He went on to become the editor-in-chief of a number of titles, most recently serving as editor of GQ.
Vanity Fair Appoints Publisher
Tia Graham been promoted from associate publisher to publisher at Vanity Fair. Graham, who joined Condé Nast in 2000 as promotions manager of Tatler, rose to promotions director of the title and joined Vanity Fair as advertising director in 2003.
Emma Hill Joins Il Bisonte
Italian heritage leather house Il Bisonte has appointed Emma Hill as consultant creative director. Hill, who is the former creative director at Mulberry, will continue to design for her namesake label, Hill & Friends.
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