Power Moves Archive

Power Moves | Acqua di Parma Names CEO, Garage Appoints Editor-in-Chief

LONDON, United Kingdom — BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week. Acqua di Parma Names CEOLaura Burdese has been appointed as chief executive officer of Acqua di Parma, effective immediately. She takes over from Gabriella Scarpa, who will continue in her role as chairman of LVMH Italy. Before joining Acqua di Parma, Burdese was country manager and managing director of Swatch Group Italy, …

Power Moves | Peter Dundas Exits Cavalli, Executive Shake-up at Condé Nast

LONDON, United Kingdom — BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week. Peter Dundas Exits Roberto CavalliAfter 19 months as creative director of Roberto Cavalli, Peter Dundas is leaving his role in the midst of a radical and comprehensive reorganisation of the house. Cavalli has not yet named a successor to Dundas, who joined the label in March 2015. Before that, the Norwegian worked as …

Power Moves | Hearst Promotes Joanna Coles, Ferragamo Taps Paul Andrew

LONDON, United Kingdom — BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week. Salvatore Ferragamo Hires Paul AndrewSalvatore Ferragamo has appointed CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner Paul Andrew as women’s footwear design director, effective immediately. Andrew is set to show his first collection for Ferragamo next year and will continue to design for his eponymous brand. Joanna Coles Promoted at HearstHearst Magazines has appointed Joanna Coles chief content officer, …

Power Moves | Carolina Herrera VP of Design, Haider Ackermann to Berluti

LONDON, United Kingdom — BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week. Berluti Names Haider Ackermann Creative DirectorHaider Ackermann has joined Berluti as creative director, succeeding Alessandro Sartori, who in February joined Ermenegildo Zegna as artistic director. Ackermann’s first collection for Berluti will be Autumn/Winter 2017, shown during Paris men’s fashion week in January. Carolina Herrera Appoints VP of DesignCarolina Herrera has appointed Raffaele Ilardo …

Power Moves | Laura Brown to InStyle, La Perla Creative Director, Forever 21 CFO

LONDON, United Kingdom — BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week. Laura Brown Joins InStyleInStyle has appointed Laura Brown as editor-in-chief, effective August 29. She succeeds Ariel Foxman, who left the publication in July after eight years at the helm. Brown joins InStyle from Harpers Bazaar, where she was executive editor, special projects. La Perla Names Creative DirectorLa Perla has appointed Julia Haart …

Power Moves | Alexander Fury Joins T Magazine, WeSC and Kidbox CEOs

LONDON, United Kingdom — BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week. Alexander Fury Joins T MagazineT: The New York Times Style Magazine has appointed Alexander Fury as chief fashion correspondent, effective immediately. Until June, Fury was fashion editor at The Independent and i newspapers. Since January, he was also men’s critic for American Vogue.com, a role he has since relinquished to become “largely exclusive” to T. WeSC Names …

Power Moves | Stuart Weitzman Steps Down, Buscemi's New CEO, Zimmerman President

LONDON, United Kingdom — BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week. Stuart Weitzman Steps DownStuart Weitzman is stepping down as creative director of his eponymous label, after nearly 30 years. Weitzman will become chairman, while Giovanni Morelli will take over his previous role. Morelli comes from Loewe, where he was leather goods design director since March 2015. He previously designed for Burberry, …