Coty's Kirsty Dale exits PR for Elle magazine fashion role

Kirsty Dale, the long-term UK public relations director for perfume specialist Coty Prestige, is joining fashion magazine Elle in July.

Kirsty Dale: heading to Elle publisher Hearst Magazines UK
Kirsty Dale: heading to Elle publisher Hearst Magazines UK

Dale has been in her role at the luxury division of Coty for 14 years, looking after a portfolio of licensed fragrance brands such as Calvin Klein, Balenciaga and Chloe.

A Coty spokeswoman was unable to say whether the company planned to replace her, citing regulations preventing it from commenting on employee-related matters amid its planned flotation.

Elle has hired Dale as executive fashion director and tasked her with devising a ‘groundbreaking’ strategy to develop its relationships with luxury fashion clients.

Elle’s group publishing director Meribeth Parker said: ‘Kirsty will bring with her some extraordinary experience. This role will fully make use of her insight in both the editorial and commercial environments.’

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