THE NOMINEES ARE…: Nominees for Style Coalition’s 5th Annual Fashion 2.0 Awards have been released for outstanding achievements and communication strategies across a variety of digital media channels. This year, both Burberry and Ralph Lauren led the pack with the most nominations followed by ASOS, DKNY, Free People and Michael Kors. The founders of Warby Parker will be honored with the Visionary Award.
Burberry was nominated in such categories as Best Twitter, Best Facebook, Best Online Campaign and Top Innovator, while Ralph Lauren was nominated for Best Facebook, Best Online Campaign, Best Online Video and Top Innovator.
Other categories include Best Start-Up, Best Wearable Tech, Best Pinterest, Best Instagram and Best E-Commerce.
The public can cast their vote for the winners at fashion20Awards.com/vote through March 14.
Celebrity stylist and on-air personality Robert Verdi will emcee the black-tie festivities on March 20 at the Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center in New York. They will be live-streamed online and on Twitter via #fashion20. Fashion GPS is the event’s industry partner.