Entries by Michelle Kuehn

Amy Frengley joins Omnia

Branding and digital communications company Omnia has welcomed Amy Frengley to the role of Strategy Director. Amy previously worked as Managing Partner at Brandsmiths, part of the All About Brand network , and brings with her a wealth of experience in branding after years of extensive freelance work in Dubai. In her new role as More Info »

Slant Agency launches

Lopamudra Kundu, formerly Vice President at IKON Advertising, and Shantesh Row, formerly Executive Creative Director at IKON, have launched advertising and communications agency, Slant. The agency will provide 360 degree thinking in ATL, BTL and TTL, including all creative and strategy – from press & OOH campaigns to TVCs and Radio, as well as content More Info »

Hill+Knowlton AD welcomes new GM

Stuart Macaulay has joined Hill+Knowlton Strategies’ Abu Dhabi office as General Manager. Formerly GM at Weber Shandwick’s Qatar office, and previously the Head of EMAE PR for the London-based PR firm Cognito, Stuart brings with him over 20 years of experience in communications. At Cognito he oversaw integrated communication programmes throughout the Middle East, UK, US, More Info »

Devinder Bains leaves Stylist Arabia

Devinder Bains has stepped down as Editor of Stylist Arabia. After being with the magazine since 2014, Devinder will join the recently launched lovindubai.com as Editor. LovinDubai.com is a lifestyle website covering all things local including food, news, opinion and events. The online publication delivers content to readers through a cheeky tone, fun lists and More Info »

The Lipstick Make Up Institute launches

The Lipstick Make Up Institute has been launched in Dubai as part of the YH Group, with the aim to provide Make Up Artists with a foundation for working in media. Courses offered focus on teaching effective make up application techniques as well as speed, precision and practicality in order to build enough experience and More Info »

Shortlist launches new listings tool

ShortList UAE is launching its self-administered online listings tool, which allows PRs, brand managers and venue owners to add, amend and update listings, as well as upload menus and images. The website – that features restaurants and cafes, bars and clubs, film and TV, events and attractions, as well as shopping and style – is the first More Info »

Ahmed Garoon joins Hype as Senior Sales Executive

Ahmed Garoon has joined music and nightlife magazine Hype as Senior Sales Executive. Working alongside Lee Tunnicliffe, Ahmed will be responsible for generating new business across clubs, music, fashion and lifestyle clients, and also seeking sponsorship for Hype events. “Hype is a the only magazine in Dubai that captures the city’s exciting sub-culture, as far as I’m concerned, More Info »