Holmes Report 13 Jul 2014 // 3:10PM GMT
PARIS—Paul Michon, previously head of press relations at apparel company Kering, has been promoted to corporate information director. He will oversee press relations, digital monitoring and communications as well as sustainability information for the company, which owns brands including Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Brioni, and Stella McCartney.
Michon joined Kering in December 2010 after five years with the influence department of Euro RSCG C&O as account director and associate director.
In addition, Hélène Saint-Raymond has been appointed head of press relations, and Cyril Cabellos, previously head of image and editorial is appointed content and image director, responsible for Kering’s brand and corporate image, particularly through the web, publications, public relations, the editorial platform and iconography.
Charlotte Judet, previously corporate information director, is appointed vice president communications, Kering Asia Pacific, based in Hong Kong, and Marie-Laure Vaganay has joined Kering as communications director, Americas, from her position with Procter & Gamble in France.
All these functions will report to Louise Beveridge, senior VP, communications and a member of the Kering executive committee.