Gilt Press Room: Press Releases

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.

Gilt City Hamptons House To Open This August

July 27th, 2011—New York, NY—Gilt City, the leading online lifestyle destination for curated local offers and experiences, announces the Gilt City Hamptons House. This exclusive summer oasis will offer members access to one-of-a-kind events and programming from August 12 through Labor Day. Tickets are available today at

Banana Republic Launches Exclusive Offer With Gilt Groupe For The First-Ever “Mad Men” Series-Inspired Collection

NEW YORK, July 21, 2011 – Banana Republic and AMC are extending their promotional marketing partnership for a third year to include the first-ever "Mad Men" series-inspired collection in all of Banana Republic's North American retail locations and online at beginning August 11, 2011. As part of this year's campaign, Banana Republic is partnering with Gilt Groupe, an innovative online shopping destination, as a means of reaching an even broader base of "Mad Men" fans.

Surf's Up! Gilt Groupe Partners With Cynthia Rowley, Quicksilver And World Champion Surfer Kelly Slater On A Summer Surf Event

New York, NY, July 19, 2011 – Gilt Groupe, an innovative online shopping destination, is thrilled to announce it's Surf's Up sale launching on July 20th with surf inspired products and experiences across all Gilt Groupe categories – Women's, Gilt MAN, Children's, Home, Taste, Jetsetter and Gilt CITY. In partnership with 10x ASP World Champion surfer Kelly Slater; surfer girl, fashion designer and co-founder Cynthia Rowley; and Quiksilver, the event includes swimsuits, wetsuits, beauty products, towels and boardshorts.

Gilt Home Names Tom Delavan As Editorial Director

New York, New York, July 15, 2011 - Gilt HOME, a division of Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, announced the appointment of Tom Delavan as Editorial Director of Gilt HOME. In this role, Delavan will be responsible for the editorial direction of Gilt HOME as well as helping to guide and extend the Gilt HOME editorial voice. Delavan will join Gilt on July 25th and report to Jason Goldberger, General Manager of Gilt HOME.

Gilt Groupe And Gogo® Team Up To Offer Airline Passengers Exclusive In-Air Deals

NEW YORK/CHICAGO. – June 30, 2011 -- Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, and Gogo®, the world's leading provider of in-flight connectivity, today announced a partnership that offers passengers exclusive in-air sales for both men and women on all Gogo-equipped Delta, United, Virgin America, Alaska Airlines and US Airways aircraft. Passengers who log onto through Gogo will also have free access to the site and all it has to offer, including children's apparel and accessories, home décor, Jetsetter, Gilt City, and Gilt Taste.

Gilt Man Appoints Nick Wooster As Fashion Advisor

New York, NY – June 23, 2011. Gilt MAN, the men's web site from Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, today announced the appointment of Nick Wooster as fashion advisor, effective immediately. In this new consulting role, Wooster will work with the Gilt MAN merchant team on trend forecasting as well as providing creative direction for the category. He will report to John Auerbach, General Manager of Gilt MAN and President of the new full-price men's retail site Park & Bond.

Gilt Opens Distribution Facility In Las Vegas, Nevada

NEW YORK, NY— June 20, 2011 – Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, today announced that it has opened a distribution center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The facility, located in North Las Vegas, will house merchandise from Gilt's West Coast suppliers and improve the company's overall supply chain strategy by allowing Gilt customers to receive their orders faster. 

Gilt Groupe's Upcoming Men’s Retail Site Park & Bond And GQ Announce Online Boutique

New York, NY, June 16, 2011 – PARK & BOND (, the upcoming full-price men's retail site from Gilt Groupe, Inc., and GQ announced an e-commerce strategy today. PARK & BOND will host a GQ online store that will feature a selection of products handpicked from the pages of the magazine by the editors of GQ. Beginning with the September issue, the picks will be designated in-book as well as compiled on, driving readers directly to the GQ online store on PARK & BOND to purchase instantly.

Jason Goldberger Named General Manager For Gilt Home

New York, New York, June 15, 2011 - Gilt Groupe, the leader in online luxury retail, announces the appointment of Jason Goldberger as General Manager of Gilt HOME. In this role, Goldberger will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the home business, including business strategy, merchandise and site development. Goldberger will report to Susan Lyne, Chairman of Gilt Groupe.