Paul Ritter has been named creative director of Glamour. Ritter was most recently design director for Elle, where he had been since 2007. He has also previously served as creative director for Life and Vitals.
“Glamour is in its prime, and as we head into our 75th anniversary next March, we’re setting the course for growth for decades to come,” said Cindi Leive, Glamour’s editor-in-chief, in a statement. “Paul is a strong creative force with a keen understanding of style and culture, and I’m thrilled to have him on board to help me build a modern all-American fashion magazine for the future.”
Ritter is succeeding Geraldine Hessler, Glamour‘s creative director, design. Hessler is leaving the magazine.