Pinterest lured in Marie Claire’s editor-in-chief as head of content
Pinterest has lured Marie Claire editor-in-chief Aya Kanai to be its new head of content material and editorial partnerships, clearing the best way for MC government editor Sally Holmes to maneuver into the highest spot.
Holmes has been at Marie Claire since 2018, first as digital director and since January as government editor engaged on each the print and digital model.
The appointment was made by Hearst chief content material officer, Kate Lewis, performing president of Hearst Magazines Debi Chirichella and Hearst Corp. CEO Steven Swartz.
It’s an indication that even after the sudden exit of former Hearst Magazines president Troy Young, the corporate seems to its digital aspect for expertise. Holmes arrived at Hearst in 2014 as a senior information editor on Elle.com and began her profession at New York journal’s web site earlier than shifting to the The Reduce vertical in 2012.
Pinterest has been growing its deal with curated options, together with the At this time tab and Purchasing Spotlights. Kanai has a deep vogue background because the chief vogue director at Hearst magazines since 2016 and managed the style styling for HearstMade. She additionally appeared as a decide on the Mission Runway Junior TV collection, and was a vogue editor at Teen Vogue from 2004 to 2007.