Ivylise Simones has been hired as The New York Observer‘s new design director. Simones is a former art director of the Village Voice. Most recently, she helped design the iPad app for People magazine.
“Ivylise is an enthusiastic fan of the Observer and will be a great help as we continue to reinvent the paper,”said Kyle Pope, editor of The New York Observer. The Observer had a redesign of its pages in early September.
Simones starts Oct. 18.