The President of the Parisian publishing house Les Editions Jalou Marie-Jose Susskind-Jalou has appointed Evelina Khromchenko as the international editorial director of Les Editions Jalou (Les Editions Jalou International Editorial Director).
“We are confident that Ms. Khromchenko's vast editorial experience will make a significant contribution to the continued expansion of Les Editions Jalou in Russia, Brazil, China, India, Singapore, Belgium, the Netherlands, Greece, Serbia, Lithuania, Latvia, Morocco, the Middle East, on Ukraine, as well as in new markets, - says the president of Les Editions Jalou Marie-Jose Susskind Zhalyu. - One of the primary tasks of Evelina Khromchenko in the near future will be the restart of L'Officiel magazine in Russia together with our new Russian partner - publishing house AST. she will act as the chief editor in this project. The reputation and professionalism of Evelina Khromchenko, multiplied by the capabilities of AST, will undoubtedly turn L'Officiel into a leading Russian fashion magazine."
Since September 1 of this year, the right to publish the Russian version of the L'Officiel magazine has been transferred to the AST Publishing Group, the largest publishing conglomerate in Russia that publishes books, textbooks, as well as children's, business, popular and glossy periodicals. The publishing group AST controls, among other things, the largest network for the sale of printed products in Russia, which includes more than 350 retail outlets. The license contract for the publication of the Russian L'Officiel between Les Editions Jalou and the AST Publishing Group was concluded for six years.
“We are pleased that Evelina Khromchenko has agreed to head L'Officiel in Russia,” says Yuri Deikalo, CEO of PremierMedia, a member of IG AST. “Our publishing group plans to further develop the L'Officiel brand on the Russian market, which has 90- years of history. Satellite magazines L'Officiel Hommes and L'Officiel Voyage can undoubtedly become leaders in the respective niche of luxury publications. Evelina's twelve years of experience as editor-in-chief of Russian L'Officiel is simply invaluable for our development plans."
Les Editions Jalou is a luxury publishing house with internationally renowned magazines: L'Officiel de lCouture et de lMode de Paris, L'Officiel Hommes, L'Officiel Voyage, L'Officiel 1000 Modeles, Jalouse, L'Optimum, Muteen and LRevue des Montres. The fashion magazine L'Officiel has been published in Paris since 1921 and is an internationally registered trademark.