Gilt Press Room: Press Releases

Gilt Home Unveils New Shopping Experience

October 18, 2011, New York, New York – Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, unveiled its newly redesigned home site, Gilt Home www.gilthome.com, today. The expansion of Gilt Home will introduce a completely revamped site including original shelter content and boutiques curated by renowned interior designers. In addition, the site offers four ways to shop: daily flash sales, "shoppable" editorial features, curated collections by top designers, and luxury collections. 

Gilt Groupe, Inc. Launches Gilt Luck On Facebook Mobile

New York, NY, October 11, 2011– Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, is launching its newest shopping mobile application, Gilt Luck, on October 10, 2011. Available only through Facebook's mobile apps or mobile site, Gilt Luck will be accessible across various mobile devices including iPhone, iPad, and Android phones and tablets, making Gilt Luck available to anyone with a Facebook account.

Gilt Groupe, Inc. Promotes Andy Page From Chief Financial Officer To President

New York, NY— October 5, 2011, Gilt Groupe Inc., the innovative online shopping destination, today announced that Andrew Page has been promoted to the role of President from Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Page will report directly to Kevin Ryan, Founder and CEO. In his new position, Mr. Page will have operational responsibilities for Gilt's various business units, including Women's, Gilt MAN, Gilt Children, Gilt Home, Gilt Taste, Park & Bond, and Gilt City.

Gilt City Acquires Luxury Dining Booking Engine DinePrivate.Com

NEW YORK, NY—October 3rd, 2011—Gilt City, the leading online site for luxury services and experiences, has acquired fine-dining booking engine DinePrivate.com. Co-founded by acclaimed restaurateur Joe Bastianich and Jeff Zalaznick, DinePrivite.com enable consumers to research and book private dining rooms throughout New York City. Joe Bastianich will join Gilt City as a Private Dining & Restaurant Advisor to curate the most memorable dining experiences for Gilt City members. 

Gilt Groupe, Inc. Appoints Chris Ventry And Josh Peskowitz To Men's Full-Price Retail Site

New York, NY, September 8, 2011– Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, has appointed Chris Ventry General Manager of Gilt MAN, effective immediately. In this position, Ventry is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the business including operations, merchandising and marketing for Gilt MAN. John Auerbach, who formerly held both the General Manager, Gilt MAN and President, Park & Bond positions, will continue to lead the Park & Bond team as President while Chris administers Gilt Man.

Gilt Taste Launch Wine Division

August 23, 2011 – New York, NY – Gilt Taste (www.gilttaste.com), the new online culinary marketplace and interactive magazine from Gilt Groupe, announces the launch of its wine division today, featuring exclusive access to highly coveted bottles and wonderful stories about the people behind them. Gilt Taste, which debuted in beta in May, now offers a full-price wine marketplace with more than 50 exceptional and hard to find wines from California and France, many of which are exclusive to Gilt Taste.

Gilt Groupe, Inc. To Launch Facebook Retail Platform With Sales Across The Women's, Men’s, Home And Children’s Stores

New York, NY, August 22, 2011– Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, announces the launch of its Facebook Store. Supporting sales across the women's, men's, home and children's categories, the online store will offer products and partnerships unique to Facebook, as well as allow Facebook users to shop select sales before they are available on-site.

Gilt Taste Announces Collaboration With The Good Food Awards

August 18, 2011 – New York, NY – Gilt Taste (www.gilttaste.com), the new online culinary marketplace and interactive magazine from Gilt Groupe, announced today its sponsorship of the second annual Good Food Awards. The Good Food Awards, a nonprofit program of San Francisco's Seedling Projects, honors the best artisanal foods, producers, and farmers who create delicious, authentic, sustainable products across eight categories: beer, charcuterie, cheese, chocolate, coffee, pickles, preserves and spirits.

Gilt Groupe Announces Launch Of Men’s Luxury Retail Site Park & Bond

August 8, 2011. New York, New York — Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, announced today the launch of its standalone luxury retail site for men, PARK & BOND (www.parkandbonc.com). Built from the ground up to reflect the way men shop, PARK & BOND merges a curated selection of the world's best brands with a continuously updated mix of editorial content designed to give guys the inspiration and advice they need to look their best.

Gilt Groupe, Inc. Names Melissa Leibling-Goldberg Editorial Director For The Women's Category

New York, NY, July 28, 2011– Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, has named Melissa Liebling-Goldberg as Editorial Director for the women's category, effective immediately. In this position, Liebling-Goldberg is charged with expanding the Women's editorial voice and building strong, lasting partnerships in the category while producing dynamic content for the website. Liebling-Goldberg will report directly to Jyothi Rao, General Manager of Women's at Gilt GROUPE.

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