Barbara Dente and Donna Cristina joined forces to create DENTE & CRISTINA in 1992. DENTE & CRISTINA is an integrated marketing communications agency for American as well as international luxury brands, which works closely with a limited number of clients to create and develop specialized brand awareness campaigns through advertising, public relations, marketing and special events.
The principals, whose backgrounds incorporate nearly twenty years of marketing, public relations, retailing, editorial and advertising experience, are part of what makes the agency unique.
Donna Cristina has worked with designers from around the globe, and held executive positions with Bergdorf Goodman, IM International, and Cristina & Shafer. In her career before DENTE & CRISTINA, she was responsible for producing the first U.S. shows for Yohji Yamamoto, Matsuda, and Hugo Boss, as well as working for CFDA award-winning designer Willi Smith, Adrienne Vittadini, Anne Klein, Donna Karan, Danny Noble, and David Cameron.
Barbara Dente, her partner, has been an innovative leader in the fields of advertising and fashion styling for the last twenty years. In the early 1990s her apartment design became a model for the minimalist movement, which was later used by Jil Sanders and Calvin Klein. As a stylist, she was responsible for designing flagship campaigns for the GAP, Lancome, and Calvin Klein. She has also been involved in image consulting for Revlon, Clinique, Borghese, Henri Bendel, Express, Gucci, Bergdorf Goodman, Tiffany, and Paloma Picasso, and has been an editor for a variety of publications, including Italian Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, LUomo Vogue, and GQ. She also has extensive experience in television and film.
DENTE & CRISTINA has since enjoyed many successes and honors in the fields of public relations and advertising working with clients, who include and have included: Ralph Rucci, Elie Saab, MaxMara, LOreal, Calvin Klein, Escada, Henri Bendel, Mix, Ford Models, Enrique Martinez, Carolina Herrera, Gem.Net/Swarovski, Internet Plus/Marie Claire, Puig/Paco Rabanne, Tods, Malo, Express, Clinique, and Sanofi Beauté/Oscar De La Renta.
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