Jay Spaleta was named group publisher for fashion trades DNR and Footwear News, and Ralph Erardy was tapped as executive director of sales for the group. Both take on their new titles in September.
Spaleta is currently publisher of Footwear News and Women’s Wear Daily. Erardy is group publisher of Women’s Wear Daily.
Lagani said a new WWD publisher will be named shortly.
Fairchild Fashion Group is a division of Condé Nast Publications, a unit of Advance Publications.