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Evan Campisi Named Design Director of ELLE


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NEW YORK, July 2, 2014 – ELLE editor in chief Robbie Myers today announced that Evan Campisi has been named design director of ELLE.  Campisi, who had been design director of Nylon since 2012, assumes his new role on July 23.  He will report directly to creative director, Alex Gonzalez.


“Evan’s talent will continue our tradition of creative innovation, and I’m thrilled to welcome him to ELLE,” said Myers.


"I'm excited to be working with Robbie Myers, Alex Gonzalez, and the rest of the team,” Campisi said.  “ELLE is one of the most dynamic brands in the industry, and I look forward to contributing as its design director."


Campisi was appointed to design director of Nylon in December 2012 and served as the magazine’s art director since January 2011.  Previously, he served as associate art director of EW. Campisi received his B.S. from Skidmore College and currently lives in New York City.


About ELLE

ELLE is the No. 1 fashion magazine brand in the world, with 45 editions, 34 websites, and more than 158 supplements worldwide. The ELLE U.S. brand reaches more than 20 million readers, users, fans and followers every month who find in ELLE a rich mix of fashion, beauty and culture that invites the reader to discover their personal style. ELLE is also the foundation of numerous brand extensions, including ELLE Décor (25 editions), ELLE à table (4 editions), and ELLEgirl (3 editions). ELLE is owned by the Lagardere Active group (France), and ELLE U.S. is published by Hearst Magazines, a unit of Hearst Corporation, one of the nation’s largest diversified media and information companies. With 20 titles in the U.S., Hearst is the leading publisher of monthly magazines reaching 84 million adults each year (Fall 2013 MRI GfK). For more information visit, or follow ELLE on Twitter (@ELLEmagazine), Facebook (, Google+ (, Instagram (@ELLEUSA), Pinterest (, or Tumblr (





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Wednesday, July 2, 2014