Fashion PR News: Emma Werner Named Director of PR for Citizens Of Humanity, Formerly West Coast PR for Stella McCartney

Angie Super Flare

 

Citizens of Humanity has announced that Emma Werner, formerly in-house with Stella McCartney, will join the PR team as Director, overseeing all public relations activities including media relations, VIP services, partnerships, events and special projects.

During her five years working in house for Stella McCartney, initially in New York working on the editorial side, Emma moved to Los Angeles in 2007 to open the West Coast Public Relations office where she has been for the last four years. She oversaw celebrity dressing, VIP relations, regional press, special events and supported all of Stella McCartney’s west coast business and relations. In addition, she managed Stella McCartney’s celebrity presence through dressing talent for awards shows, film festivals, International, runway shows, premieres and other high profile events including Stella McCartney’s philanthropic endeavors; building strong lasting partnerships with local and internationally recognized charities.

Prior to her career at Stella McCartney, Werner spent three years working for New York based Alison Brod Public Relations, a major leader in lifestyle and fashion public relations. She worked on brands including The Gap, GapBody, James Jeans and Genetic Denim among others.

Congrats Emma!

About This Author

Known as the “fashion publicist’s most powerful accessory,” (San Diego Union-Tribune) and the “West Coast ‘It’ girl of fashion PR,” (YFS Magazine) Crosby Noricks put fashion public relations on the digital map when she launched PR Couture in 2006. She is the author of Ready to Launch: The PR Couture Guide to Breaking into Fashion PR, available on Amazon. Crosby spends her time managing PR Couture and mentoring fashion publicists through PRISM and Instappable, as well as the biannual NYC workshop, Fashion PR Confidential. Occasionally, she opens up limited consulting spots for emerging brands through her signature offering, The Brand Elixir.