×
112
Fashion Jobs
BEELINE
Sales Director UK/Roi (f/m/d)
Permanent · LONDON
HTNK
Enterprise New Business Manager (UK)
Permanent · LONDON
SHISEIDO
Bareminerals Account Manager - Hoopers, Wilmslow (Maternity Cover) (37.5)
Permanent · Manchester
SHISEIDO
Bareminerals Account Manager - Debenhams, Dundee (37.5)
Permanent · Dundee
SHISEIDO
Bareminerals Account Manager - Debenhams, Winchester (Maternity Cover)
Permanent · Hampshire
SHISEIDO
Account Manager - Debenhams
Permanent · BURY SAINT EDMUNDS
SHISEIDO
Shisiedo Group Fragrance Account Manager - John Lewis, Brent Cross (22.5)
Permanent · London
SHISEIDO
Training Manager - Fragrance
Permanent · London
UNDERGROUND
PR Showroom And Social Media Internship
Internship · LONDON
SANDRO UK
Flagship Assistant Manager - Central London m/f
Permanent · LONDON
OUKA LONDON LTD
Social Media Intern
Internship · LONDON
MD-DA LTD
Sales & Marketing Assistant
Internship · LONDON
A.T. STUDIO
Photography Internship
Internship · BURNLEY
LONDON ORGANIC PR
Student Brand Ambassador
Internship · LONDON
THE POSITIVE COMPANY
e Commerce Internship (Flexible Location)
Internship · LONDON
BA&SH
Key Holder f/m - Full Time - London
Permanent · LONDON
BA&SH
Sales Assistant f/m - Full Time - London
Permanent · LONDON
NIKE
Nike Part Time Athlete (Sales Associate)
Permanent · Stoke-on-Trent
NIKE
Nike Coach (Service And Training Manager)
Permanent · Stoke-on-Trent
NIKE
Assistant Head Coach (Assistant Store Manager)
Permanent · Taplow
ALPHAOMEGA LONDON
Digital Marketing Assistant
Internship · LONDON
NAMED MODELS
Model Booking Assistant
Internship · LONDON

Kanye West's clothing brand, Hollywood production companies on pandemic loan list

By
Reuters
Published
Jul 7, 2020
Reading time
2 minutes
Share
Download
Download the article
Print
Click here to print
Text size
aA+ aA-

​Ventures backed by big-name entertainers Kanye West and Francis Ford Coppola were among those approved for loans under a U.S. government program to help businesses survive the coronavirus pandemic, according to a list released on Monday.


Instagram: @yeezymafia


Billionaire rapper West’s clothing brand Yeezy received clearance for a loan of between $2 million and $5 million under the Paycheck Protection Program, the U.S. Small Business Administration said.

The company said the loan would save 160 jobs, according to the SBA.

The PPP was established to aid workers at companies and nonprofits with fewer than 500 employees hurt by closures and other measures meant to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. The list released Monday gave the most-detailed accounting to date of who applied for and was approved to receive funds.

Several Hollywood production companies applied for PPP aid after filming was halted in mid-March, putting tens of thousands of cast and crew members out of work. Approved applicants included The Jim Henson Company, creator of the Muppets, and The Apatow Company, run by writer/director Apatow.

A spokeswoman for Apatow said he received $160,000 under the program but immediately paid it back.

The Jim Henson Company received roughly $2 million, which enabled it to keep the entire staff of 75 workers employed, company spokeswoman Nicole Goldman said.

Other loan applicants from the world of entertainment included filmmaker Coppola’s Francis Ford Coppola Presents, a lifestyle brand that markets films, wine and other products and e-sports company FaZe Clan, according to the SBA.

Cinema operators, which were forced to close in March, also applied for relief. Theater chains approved for loans included California-based Laemmle Theatres and Regency Theatres, the government list said.

© Thomson Reuters 2020 All rights reserved.