BERLIN — There were prizes galore at the 2011 World Retail Conference, which closed its three day run in Berlin Wednesday. Following the induction of Neiman Marcus chairman Burt Tansky, El Corte Inglés chairman and chief executive Isidoro Alvarez and Fast Retailing’s founder and president Tadashi Yanai into the Retail Hall of Fame, Burberry was crowned Retailer of the Year and Roger N. Farah, president and chief operating officer of Ralph Lauren Corp. won Outstanding Leadership of the Year at the 2011 Oracle World Retail Awards.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)