AND THE WINNER IS…: Style Coalition has revealed the winners of its fourth annual Fashion 2.0 Awards, which kicked off Wednesday night in a ceremony at New York City’s School of Visual Arts Theatre hosted by Robert Verdi and keynote speaker Simon Doonan. Marc Jacobs and Saks Fifth Avenue both took home two awards — Marc Jacobs with Best Facebook and Top Innovator and Saks with Best Blog by a Fashion Brand and Best Web Site — while @DKNY was honored with having the Best Twitter for the fourth straight year. Other winners include Gilt on the Go for Best Mobile App, Of a Kind for Best Fashion Startup, “Diane von Furstenberg Through the Glass” for Best Online Video and, in a new category, Anthropologie with Best Pinterest. The second annual Visionary Award was presented to Rent the Runway founders Jennifer Hyman and Jenny Fleiss. All winners were voted on by the public.
March 14, 2013