TIME FOR A CHANGE: Richemont has confirmed a slew of management changes in its watch division flagged on Thursday by Luca Solca of Exane BNP Paribas. His note comes ahead of Compagnie Financière Richemont’s full-year results, which will be announced on May 18.
The parent of Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels and Dunhill has made a series of internal promotions: Geoffroy Lefebvre, interim chief executive officer of Jaeger-LeCoultre, will leave that brand to become head of Baume & Mercier. Baume & Mercier ceo Alain Zimmermann has been promoted to head of digital marketing for watches.
“I feel like the [Emmy] nomination is this absurdly generous bonus to something that I’ve already been excited by for quite some time now,” Darren Criss tells @ktauer about his nomination for his role as Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, “My general attitude toward life is I hope for everything but expect nothing. But when you’re playing for the Warriors, there’s a good chance you’ll make it to the championships. And I’m not saying I’m Steph Curry, but when you’re on [showrunner] Ryan Murphy’s team, it seems more palpable than ever,” he continues. (Criss previously starred on “Glee,” another Murphy creation, although they didn’t directly work together.) “I feel like I’ve already won the lottery.” Read more in WWD.com (📸: @lexieblacklock ) #wwdeye #darrencriss #americancrimestory #emmys2018
Ganni turned over a new leaf for spring 2019, reports @fionawsma from Copenhagen Fashion Week. Instead of sending its signature floral-print dresses down the runway, the brand collaborated with 66 North, a technical outerwear brand, and produced a chic-yet-utilitarian offering that included a tie-dye vest and short set, and leopard-print pieces sprinkled among the khaki parkas and bucket hats. #wwdfashion #ganni #copenhagenfashionweek