Special Report: Designs on Richard Ferretti

Fate, it seems, brought Richard Ferretti to Gourmet.

Ferretti was so determined to become the creative director at the Condé Nast epicurean title that, when a friend told him the position might be opening up, he decided to get a jump on the competition. So, he made an appointment with Gourmet editor in chief Ruth Reichl before the job was even posted.

The day of his scheduled meeting with the editor, Reichl happened to be having lunch with her longtime friend Donna Warner, editor in chief of Hachette Filipacchi Media’s Metropolitan Home, for which Reichl was once a contributor.

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