December 3, 2013 – New York, NY — POPSUGAR, a global media and technology company at the intersection of content and commerce, has named Lauren Levinson as POPSUGAR's newest beauty editor, effective immediately. Reporting directly to Melissa Liebling-Goldberg, POPSUGAR's fashion and beauty director, Levinson will be working with writers throughout the organization to expand POPSUGAR's editorial voice, social footprint and to produce dynamic beauty content for the website. Prior to joining POPSUGAR, Levinson was the fashion news editor at Elle Magazine.
"Lauren joining the POPSUGAR family is truly exciting for the growth of our editorial voice in this coming year," says Liebling-Goldberg. "Her experience in sharing the latest and greatest in beauty for women across the country and around the world is enormous and we know that together we'll continue to build the power of POPSUGAR."
Prior to her time at ELLE.com, Levinson held positions with Hearst Digital Media site, RealBeauty.com, as the associate web editor, with Time Out New York as the assistant fashion editor and with Dance Spirit as the fashion editor. Levinson earned a bachelor's degree in magazine journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and currently lives in New York City.
POPSUGAR Inc. is a global media and technology company at the intersection of content and commerce — online, on mobile, and at your door. POPSUGAR.com is the go-to destination for the biggest moments, the hottest trends, and the best tips in entertainment, celebrity, fashion, beauty, fitness, food, and parenting. In addition to the best original lifestyle content, POPSUGAR's growing portfolio of commerce brands includes ShopStyle, the leading fashion search engine, and POPSUGAR Must Have, a monthly subscription box featuring editor-curated products. Targeting women 18-40, POPSUGAR draws over 20M users worldwide, 50M live and on-demand video views per month, and half a billion in annual retail revenue. POPSUGAR Inc. is a privately held company funded by Sequoia Capital and Institutional Venture Partners with offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, and London. For more information, visit POPSUGAR.com and follow @POPSUGAR on Twitter.