Industry leaders gathered at The Pierre hotel in Manhattan for the WWD CEO Summit to discuss the consumer, the state of business and the challenges of the fashion calendar.
The market-beating performance helped propel Kering’s revenues up 10 percent in the third quarter to 3.18 billion euros, or $3.54 billion.
Burberry, Gucci principals also named as nominees in new categories.
Parker had a hand in designing the fine-jewelry pieces, which utilize flawless diamonds.
The seasoned executive has also worked at Lanvin, Louis Vuitton, L’Oréal and Longchamp.
The limited-edition collection is priced at $375.
Sidney Toledano has been named the first recipient of the WWD Honor for CEO/Creative Leadership.
The contemporary brand is banking on the personalization craze with a new customizable jacket, available exclusively on Shopbop.com.
By 2018, there will be men’s, boys’ and women’s basketball apparel and footwear and And1 stores in China.