The Estée Lauder Cos. Inc. said Thursday that it has named Susan Akkad senior vice president of corporate marketing, diversity, a new post.
Akkad, who is senior vice president of global communications and artist relations for MAC Cosmetics, will start her new role on Tuesday. She will report to Marianne Diorio, senior vice president of global communications.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"