International Herald Tribune (IHT) will feature a series of exclusive video interviews by Suzy Menkes, the IHT’s renowned fashion editor, during the seventh annual IHT global luxury business conference, Moscow 2007: Supreme Luxury, which will take place at The Ritz-Carlton, Moscow on November 28 – 29..
Ms. Menkes said: “This is the first time we have filmed the luxury conference for IHT.com and I am excited to be interviewing some of our most high profile speakers on camera. Our conference delegates have always been able to get a fascinating insight into the beating heart of the luxury world from the people who matter. Now this privilege is going to be open to the wider world on our Web site .
Ms. Menkes will speak to Bernard Arnault, chairman & CEO, LVMH Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy; Donatella Versace, designer; Tom Ford, designer; John Demsey, group president, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.; Yves Carcelle, chairman & CEO, Louis Vuitton; Sydney Toledano, president & CEO, Christian Dior Couture; Laurence Graff, chairman, Graff Diamonds; and Angela Ahrendts, chief executive, Burberry. She will explore their views on the most pressing issues faced in today’s global luxury industry.
The interviews will be available only at IHT.com/luxury which will also feature a range of stories about luxury in Russia, selected presentations and clips from the conference, and footage and pictures from the parties around the event.IHT.com/luxury will go live on November 26.