DIGITAL DISTINCTIONS: The third annual Fashion 2.0 Awards, which honor fashion brands for their achievements and communication strategies across digital media channels, have unveiled this year’s nominees on StyleCoalition.com. Winners of the awards — which include Best Twitter, Facebook, Blog, Web site, Online Video and Mobile App as well as ‘Top Innovator’ and ‘Next Big Thing in Tech’ — will be revealed at a ceremony on Feb. 8 at the SVA Theatre to be hosted by Robert Verdi and keynote speaker Norma Kamali.
Leading the pack with three nominations each are Burberry and DKNY — both past Top Innovator Award Winners — along with first time multi-category nominee Oscar de la Renta. And battling for best Twitter account: @xoBetseyJohnson, @DVF, @DKNY, @OscarPRGirl and @rzRachelZoe. The public can cast votes for their favorites at www.stylecoalition.com/awards. Limited tickets are available at www.fashion20awards.eventbrite.com, though the ceremony will also be live-streamed via www.livestream.com/fashion20 and on Twitter via #fashion20.