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 designer thanked his team, his family and WWD for the honor and support.
Fashion Forward showcases spring 2017 collections.
The new site is akin to a Kickstarter for fashion designers.
Net sales dipped 1.4 percent to $160 million in the quarter compared to net sales of $162.2 million for the first quarter of fiscal 2016.
The project, titled Rooms, features 12 installations and accompanying theater and dance performances curated by FKA Twigs.
The duo behind sneaker brand MCCVIII hosted a dinner at Mr. Chow in London to mark the launch of the label at Harrods.