Maha Al-Emam has been tapped as vice president of product and technology at DailyCandy, a new post.

Most recently, she had been head of global product for, where she oversaw the product and project management team for news, markets, digital multimedia and publishing tools. Earlier, she was director of international markets technology in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Asia-Pacific at The Wall Street Journal Digital Network.

In her new role, Al-Emam will oversee the analysis and technical design of DailyCandy’s site, as well as its software components, processes, tools and methodologies.

Al-Emam, who began Tuesday, reports to Alison Moore, general manager and executive vice president of DailyCandy.