The fifth annual Fashion 2.0 Awards were recently held in NYC honoring fashion brands, icons, and innovators to strive to continue the advance of fashion in the digital age. Hosted by stylist and TV personality Robert Verdi and with a keynote speech by CFDA designer Zac Posen, this years awards honored brands in categories Best Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest to name a few as well as the new category of Wearable Tech.
“We were thrilled to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the Fashion 2.0 Awards with more than 400 industry insiders, representing world’s leading fashion brands. The awards are the validation of the growing influence of digital technologies on the way fashion is produced, sold and talked about.” Said Yuli Ziv, founder of the Fashion 2.0 Awards and Style Coalition.” We are honored to celebrate top innovators at the ceremony that gets more buzzed about each year.”
Held at the Merkin Concert Hall the 2014 Fashion 2.0 awards featured presenters that included various Style Coalition influencers, model Coco Rocha, and style expert Jeannie Mai who honored founders of Warby Parker Neil Blumenthal and David Gilboa with the 2014 Visionary Award while Lucky Magazine Editor-in-Chief Eva Chen was presented with the Digital Navigator Award. Big winners of the night included Marc Jacobs, DKNY, ASOS, and Nike Fuel Band. You can see a full list of winners below.
BEST TWITTER – Marc Jacobs
BEST FACEBOOK – ASOS
BEST INSTAGRAM – Marc Jacobs
BEST PINTEREST – Nordstrom
BEST E-COMMERCE EXPERIENCE – Net-A-Porter
BEST ONLINE VIDEO – Chanel
BEST ONLINE CAMPAIGN – DKNYdraft by DKNY
BEST FASHION STARTUP – Acustom Apparel
BEST WEARABLE TECH – Nike Fuel Band
TOP INNOVATOR – ASOS
Image credit: Ken Arcara