Lisa Tant, one of Canada's most experienced fashion journalists, has been named Vice-President, Fashion Editor for luxury retailer Holt Renfrew.

The company made the announcement on Twitter on Wednesday evening.

Holt Renfrew
More exciting news from Holts this week...we are very excited to welcome to Holts as our new Fashion Editor!

"We’re pleased to further extend Holt Renfrew’s market reach and voice through this exciting new role," said Alix Box, Holt Renfrew’s Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing wrote in a press release. ”Lisa is a great addition to the team, with a proven track record of driving results through fashion media programs and content.”

Tant was formerly the editor-in-chief at Flare but became the Publisher at Hello! Canada in July. Both publications are owned by Rogers.

Tant mentioned her departure from Rogers on Twitter:

Lisa Tant
After 16 happy years at Rogers (Chatelaine, Flare & Hello), I'm moving on. I'll be joining as VP, Fashion Editor November 26

Twitter reacts to Tant's departure from publishing:

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