Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.
The designer had most recently been freelancing after running his own label and working at Cerruti and Jack Wills.
Madonna did indeed strike a pose for Steven Klein to appear in the new Dolce&Gabbana spring ad campaign, shot in a Brooklyn studio.
Executive John Goodman was most recently CEO of Charlotte Russe.
Kim Glas takes on CITA chair and OTEXA posts.
In addition to the ad market, Self suffered another blow when the magazine was criticized for over-retouching Kelly Clarkson on its cover.
Alicia Keys will make her design debut later this month.