Executive Director of Special Events & Partnerships
ELLE, New York, NY
Caitlin Weiskopf is ELLE’s Executive Director of Special Events & Partnerships. She has been on staff with the brand since August 2006 in a period where ELLE has grown to become not only the worlds largest fashion magazine, but also a global multi-platform brand at the top of the fashion publishing world. Caitlin has helped pioneer and develop the brand's now-signature "Women In" event franchise encompassing film, TV, music and art and is solely responsible for conceptualizing, managing, and executing all aspects of ELLE’s high-profile signature editorial events. Under her management, ELLE’s events range from A-list seated awards shows, full-scale fashion shows at Lincoln Center during New York Fashion Week, live concerts with Grammy Award-winning artists, and sophisticated dinners at exclusive venues in major cities internationally.
As the head of ELLE’s Special Event department, Caitlin also manages all event-related PR initiatives, sponsor/advertiser integrations, cultural partnerships and talent booking. She is also responsible for entertaining international VIP clients, and executing month-long national retail programs.
Prior to her current role, Caitlin served as ELLE’s Associate Merchandising Manager, Fashion Merchandising Manager, and Special Events Manager. She hails from a deep and diverse editorial background, including two years at Vanity Fair where she assisted with the planning and event execution of the VF Oscar Party and has also held positions at Vogue, Seventeen, and Rolling Stone. She has been profiled in TimeOut New York and appeared on MTV’s The City.
Caitlin is originally from Los Angeles and attended Colgate University in Hamilton, NY, where she majored in Sociology and minored in Anthropology. Her interests include music, interior design, and exploring New York City’s culinary and nightlife scene. She is currently in the planning stages for upcoming events at Art Basel, the Spirit Awards, and SXSW.