Less than a year ago, Ezra Petronio was recruiting to lead Chanel's art direction for the fashion brand's makeup and watch business. This week Chanel announced that Ezra will be leaving the company.A Chanel spoksperson explained; "There was a differing opinion in the way Chanel and he envisioned the role of developing the artistic image for makeup and for watches. Chanel and he reached an agreement that their paths should separate." It feels like we need an industry-insider's de-coder ring...Read Full Story
Ezra Petronio is the editor in chief of Self Service Magazine. He was tapped to head Chanel's art direction for its makeup and watch businesses. Ezra spent less than 1 year leading Chanel art before announcing his departure.