• NEIMAN’S NEW CMO: The Neiman Marcus Group Inc. said Monday Wanda Gierhart has been named senior vice president, chief marketing officer. She reports to Karen Katz, president and chief executive officer of Neiman Marcus Stores and executive vice president of Neiman Marcus Group. Gierhart, who served as president and ceo of TravelSmith, starts her new post on Aug. 10. She will be responsible for marketing, market research, advertising, sales promotion and customer insight activities for Neiman Marcus Stores, Neiman Marcus Direct and Bergdorf Goodman.
• LENZO TAPPED AT LIFESTYLE: Sal Lenzo has been promoted to president of Lifestyle, a New York-based firm that designs and manufactures mannequins, forms, accessory displays, fixtures and decoratives. Lenzo was Lifestyle’s vice president of creative marketing and sales. He succeeds Chuck Rosenthal, who continues as a partner in the company. Lenzo will focus onthe acceleration of product development and new marketing strategies. He has been with Lifestyle about three years. Previously, he was a visual merchandiser at Saks Fifth Avenue and Burberry.
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)