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.
The fashion-obsessed were up bright and early on Friday for Day One of the shopping festival.
The longtime men’s magazine contributor won for an 11,000-word piece in the March 2012 GQ on a wild animal hunt and massacre in Zanesville, Ohio.
China Chow, Cameron Silver, Juan Carlos Obando, Janie Bryant, Minnie Mortimer and Kendall Conrad were among the guests at Mr. Chow Thursday evening.