HuffPo Hires Former 'Elle' Publisher As Style Director
May 27, 2009, 10:35 AM
Another print publisher has jumped online. WWD says that The Huffington Post sees style as a major growth area and hired Samantha Fennell as executive director, sales, to oversee the fashion and luxury categories for the site. Previously, Fennell was associate publisher at Elle and advertising director at Vogue. Donatella Versace and Donna Karan have both been fashion guest bloggers. The HuffPo fashion coverage ranges from Michelle Obama's look to celebrity shoe collections.