Charlize Theron, Jane Fonda, Tory Burch and Megan Rapinoe were among those honored at Monday night’s ceremony.
Khalaf has served as deputy editor since 2016.
“Classical, that was the radical thing to do,” creative director Peter Mendelsund said of the magazine’s new, starker look.
He comes from Ambrosia For Heads, a hip-hop lifestyle digital media company he founded.
Jessica Testa will begin her new role covering fashion at the newspaper on Monday.
The annual gala raised over $1.4 million, which helps people challenged by poverty and natural disaster.
The magazine held its ninth annual Innovator Awards at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.
The entertainment conglomerate invested in Whalerock Industries and its ceo will now lead WME, IMG and The Wall Group.
Pailey had been fashion and market director at Elle.
“As an influencer, it’s your responsibility to make these disclosures, to be familiar with the Endorsement Guides, and to comply with laws against deceptive ads,” reads the guide.
He replaces Sophie Boilley, who was at the company since 2017.
“5D: Diesel, Dream, Disruption, Deviation, Denim” shines the spotlight on the brand’s evolution through four decades.
She has been named Google’s vice president of global ads marketing.