One other Condé editor has jumped ship to the world of tech. Snap introduced at present that its new head of style and wonder partnerships is Rajni Jacques. Jacques joins the social media platform from her earlier position as style director at Teen Vogue and Attract.
Jacques has been within the editorial world for the final 20 years, holding positions at InStyle, Glamour, Nylon, The Fader, Vibe, and Honey. She was additionally an editorial director at Madewell, a guide for the launch of Yahoo Fashion again in 2014, and created editorial style content material for Hearst’s digital content material studio.
In her new title, Jacques will likely be primarily based in New York and report back to John Imah, head of brand name & video games partnerships. Her instant focus will contain serving to Snap’s style companions construct their presence on the platform
Jacques’ appointment comes simply after the annual Snap Accomplice Summit, which came about on Could 20. On the occasion, Snap introduced new style capabilities reminiscent of an AR attempt on fuction, Buying With Mates, and Clothes Scan, in addition to partnerships with the likes of Prada, Poshmark, American Eagle, and Farfetch.
The position of head of style and wonder partnerships at Snap was beforehand held by former Vogue editor Selby Drummond. Now Bumble’s chief model officer, Drummond and her husband not too long ago welcomed their first child, Celine.