MOVING ON UP: Louis Vuitton North America promoted Lesley Thompson Vecsler to director, public relations. Thompson Vecsler joined the U.S. arm of the French house as advertising assistant in 2004 and most recently served as senior p.r. manager, women’s. Prior to Louis Vuitton, she worked in investment banking at UBS and in advertising sales at Vanity Fair. Thompson Vecsler succeeds Tara Hannert, who left Louis Vuitton. The company also tapped Katie Greer as corporate communications manager from Ralph Lauren Corp., where she was brand management director, and, before that, corporate communications manager. Both Thompson Vecsler and Greer report to Nancy Murray, senior vice president, communications.
March 23, 2012