GILT NAMES LESTER: Gilt Groupe has tapped Tracey Lomrantz Lester to be women’s editorial director. Lester was previously a contributing style editor at Glamour, where she wrote for the “Fashion Q+A” and “Don’t To Do” columns and appeared on television on behalf of the title. At Gilt she succeeds Melissa Goldberg, who exited in January to join Sugar Inc. In her new role, Lester will create content for Gilt’s StyleFile blog and lend expertise in sale curation and fashion direction. She reports to Jyothi Rao, executive vice president of fashion at Gilt.
February 15, 2013