Former GQ Exec Nikki Ogunnaike Joins Harper’s Bazaar as Digital Director
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Former GQ Exec Nikki Ogunnaike Joins Harper’s Bazaar as Digital Director

Harper’s Bazaar has named Nikki Ogunnaike as the publication’s new digital director, Business of Fashion reports.

Before this appointment, Ogunnaike was the former deputy fashion director at GQ for a year after working for ELLE’s digital team in multiple positions. In her new role, she will work closely with Harper Bazaar’s first-ever Black editor-in-chief Samira Nasr and lead the brand’s digital and social platforms.

 

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In addition, she plans “to lean into the culture of fashion and style,” says WWD where the news of the hire first broke.

“So excited to join @samiranasr @leahchernikoff and all the incredibly smart, ambitious, and stylish women at @harpersbazaarus,” Ogunnaike wrote on Instagram. “Leaving my @gq family is bittersweet (especially my brothers @mobolajidawodu and @tietztietz and our fearless leader @willwelch) but eager to start this new adventure and can’t wait for you all to come along for the ride!!!”