This is not an exhaustive list and features both in-depth and brief references.
See also Jack Yan &
Associates press page.
Columbeanu face nunta, Liber Tatea, February 20,
From Romania, Irinel Columbeanu and Monica Gabor togetherand Monicas
rising profile, succeeding Nicky Hilton on the cover of Lucire.
Till: ‘Lucire reports 80 per cent sell-through in Romania’,
National Business Review, online edition, July 13, 2005
An original article, though it takes its title from a press release. Francis
Till of the NBR reports on Lucire’s success in Romania and
my attacks on the tall poppy syndrome
Smith: ‘It's fashion on a global scale’, The Wellingtonian,
April 21, 2005, p. 12
The Wellingtonian is a popular local tabloid in Wellington, New
Zealand, and read in huge depth. Nice to be counted here, this time thanks
to journalist Liz Smith, who bumped into two of the team the week before
and thought wed make a good story. Judging by the emails, she bet
correctly. A good interview with a global domination theme!
Bond: International fashion for those at home, The
New Zealand Herald, August 26, 2004, p. C4
Internally, we called this one of the most accurate articles ever written
about Lucires print plans. Georgina Bond of The New Zealand
Herald previews Lucire and its October 4 launch, in a piece
that occupied practically two-fifths of a broadsheet page.
James: Memo Pad: Janice's Min-I Me
Puffy Gets Musty
Wear Daily, June 15, 2004
Sara James interviews me for this New York fashion trade bible
about my plans to take Lucire into print. It sure was nice to be
compared to The Lord of the Rings.
Hathaway: Global Lucire energetically promoting Dunedin
Otago Daily Times, Fashion supplement, April 12, 2004,
I was very flattered to get this coverage from one of my favourite
cities, since I do try to mention how down-home and genuine it is at every
opportunity. Judy Hathaway is a heck of a nice journalist, too.
Haynes: EasyJet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou wants to flex his
branding muscle, AFP, February 8, 2004
Deborah Hayness interview with Stelios Haji-Ioannou features quotation
from me; report carried by Channel
News Asia, Servihoo,
News, The Tocqueville
Connection and others.
Enting: Fashion statements, Bright, no. 2, December
2003January 2004, pp. 1113
Carolyn Enting reviews the business angle of LOréal New Zealand
Fashion Week, including my Fashion Lab speaking role with milliner Cozmo
Jenks and New Zealand Fashion Quarterly founder Paula Ryan.
Botero: Fuentes tipográficas, entre la piratería y la creación,
July 21, 2003
Natalia Estefanía Botero discusses the legal protection of typefaces
and the OpenType platform with me in an article that also features local
experts such as Margarita Velasco Galindo and Camilo Umaña.
Booth: We have ways of making you forget, The
Sunday Telegraph, June 8, 2003, p. 16
Thomas Matussek, the new German Ambassador to Great Britain, is leading
his countrys efforts to rebrandSimon Anholt, Chris Macrae
and I comment.
Leach: A bid to make green fashionable, Christian
Science Monitor, June 5, 2003
How Lucire has begun to contribute to making environmental issues
Consumers own Starship name, The
New Zealand Herald, May 1, 2003, p. C4
My comments on the proposed name change for Aucklands Starship Childrens
Hospital and why there was a national furore over the proposed demise
of the Starship namea contentious issue in New Zealand.
Lucire.com up for a Webby!, NZoom,
April 11, 2003
With quotations from me, TVNZs NZoom site details how Lucire
will be going up against major international competition for Best Fashion
Web Site at the Webby Awards.
‘Wellingtonian nominated for Best Fashion Web Site in Webby Awards’,
Smart Wellington News,
April 9, 2003
Positively Wellington Business’s newsletter mentions me and spreads
Lucire’s good news on being nominated for Best Fashion Web Site
at the Seventh Annual Webby Awards.
Kang: Must-sites, Vogue
Korea, February 10, 2003
Korean Vogues Hélène Kang chooses Lucire
as her site for the quarter, with a favourable review and a brief journey
through the magazines history.
Botelho: The brand name game, CNN.com,
November 15, 2002
A few quotes from me along with Prof Kevin Keller of Dartmouth College
and James Detoree of Brand Institute in this article by Greg Botelho on
how tougher times for the 2002 holiday season have led to a greater focus
Von Sydow: ‘Stor guide: bästa modet på nätet’, Expressen,
September 13, 2002
Lucire is one of the best and most established online fashion magazines,
according to leading Swedish newspaper.
‘Essay says design is curative healing therapy’, Graphic
Design USA, June 2002
JY&A Consulting’s Chase
Rogers and I are quoted on the use of colour for healing.
Seeman: ‘Fun with fonts’, Smart
Computing, May 2002
An introductory article about typography quotes me and my stance on copyright
Young: ‘Stand and deliver’, New
Zealand Marketing Magazine, March 2002
Point-of-purchase branding. My colleague, Chase Rogers, was also interviewed.
Jamieson: ‘Net opens world of virtual catwalk’, The Dominion,
November 12, 2001, ‘New Zealand Infotech’ supplement, p. 23.
Lucire considered better than Fashion Net or style.com.
Bruckner and MacGregor: ‘Fashion dot com’, Fashion
Magazine, November 2001
More acclaim for Lucire in leading Toronto- and Montréal-based
Wheeler: ‘Bookmarks: fashion’, Access, April 29, 2001
The world’s leading magazine about the internet, distributed with 90 newspapers
in key US markets, awards “A-list” rating to Lucire.
Ptasznik (ed.): ‘Fashion web sites: the year of truth’, Visual
Arts Trends, April 2001
A fashion magazine analysis shows that Lucire is a power brand,
ranked in the 30,000s behind Elle and Vogue’s style.com.
Loubet del Bayle: ‘Protection des caractères typographiques: la problématique
Temps Typographiques, September 2000
Discusses the rationale behind TypeRight,
the lobbying organization for typeface copyright I co-founded in 1997.
Prætzel: ‘New faces’, Publish,
Leading San Francisco monthly on the desktop publishing industry profiles
stor trendguide från New Yorks höstvisningar och extra rolig läsning
från Jack Yan som hyllar svenska sportmärket Casall
i en artikel om världens mest hysteriska modeslavar, nämligen
svenska folket: ”Gå till Stockholm city en fredagseftermiddag, du
ser inga tråkiga kostymer utan en levande modeparad
verkar liksom hålla sig undan, av ren pliktkänslaför
att inte dra ner stadens perfekta trendfaktor”.
On Lucire, excerpted from
von Sydow: ‘Stor guide: bästa modet pä nätet’,
September 13, 2002