New York–November is just around the corner and that means…ACE Awards!
The 14th annual black-tie event, sponsored by the Accessories Council, will be held Monday, November 1 at Cipriani 42nd Street. Yet again, it promises to be another Who’s Who of the accessories industry, with lots of mingling, honoring, and accessories complimenting.
Honorees are as follows:
RETAILER OF THE YEAR: HENRI BENDEL
E-TAILER OF THE YEAR: QVC
BRAND COLLABORATION: MARIA SHARAPOVA AND COLE HAAN
BRAND LAUNCH OF THE YEAR: RACHEL RACHEL ROY
BUSINESS VISIONARY AWARD: AL BERG, MARCHON
DESIGNER OF THE YEAR: ALBER ELBAZ
HALL OF FAME: TIFFANY & CO.
HUMANITARIAN AWARD: LAUREN BUSH
MARYLOU LUTHER AWARD FOR FASHION JOURNALISM: KIM HASTREITER
Honorees are nominated and voted upon by their peers in the accessory industry, retailers, the Accessories Council Board of Directors and the fashion press. “This year’s ACE Awards nominees represent some of the best and most influential brands and people in the accessories industry,” remarked Accessories Council President Karen Giberson. “We are looking forward to a spectacular event in November and will be releasing the rest of the nominees later this year.”
Tickets and tables to the 2010 ACE Awards Gala are currently available for $1,000 per person or $10,000 for a table of ten for Accessories Council members ($1,200 pp and $12,000 per table for non-members). Tickets can be purchased by calling 212-947-1135 Accessories Council or firstname.lastname@example.org.