HBC sees Burstell engaged in bringing innovative concepts to all of its divisions.
A product and marketing executive at Yves Saint Laurent, he will take over Isabelle Guichot's role.
The second Yves Saint Laurent biopic in less than 12 months will hit French cinema screens on Oct. 1.
The company will for the first time install a pop-up shop for the merchandise at its store on Prince Street in Manhattan.
The designer wins a $252,000 grant and high level mentoring support.
Nine buildings are under construction on a vast site that is the future home of the Dubai Design District.
Operated by Chalhoub Group, the 96,000-square-foot unit, complete with its own Vogue café, is a mall within the monster Dubai Mall.
The designer flew into Manhattan for an event on Thursday at the Liederkranz Foundation to help raise funds for charity to benefit victims of floods in Serbia.
The limited-edition color collection, Sharon and Kelly Osbourne, features a bold array of formulations.