NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- "FFANY Shoes on Sale" honored SHOPBOP, the go-to online retail destination for modern style, with the FFANY Retailer of the Year Award. Darcy Penick, SHOPBOP's Chief Executive Officer, accepted the award on behalf of SHOPBOP.
Shopbop started as a brick and mortar store on W. Gorham Street in Madison, WI. Since launching e-commerce in 2000, Shopbop quickly grew into one of the world's leading fashion authorities. Today, Shopbop continues to offer a comprehensive, hand-picked assortment of contemporary brands and labels for fashion enthusiasts in 165 countries.
The Gala took place on October 25th at the Waldorf Astoria New York. The Retailer of the Year award was presented by Jessie Randall, of Loeffler Randall, and Ron Fromm, President and CEO of FFANY, to Darcy Penick, who joined SHOPBOP in 2009 and was named Chief Executive Officer in 2015. Fellow honorees of the evening included Edgardo Osorio (Aquazurra) for Designer of the Year, and Sandra Lee for the Jodi Fisher Humanitarian Award. All proceeds raised from the evening directly benefit the fight against breast cancer.
Shopbop.com is the go-to online shopping destination for modern style, offering women around the world the comprehensive, hand-picked selection of established and emerging designers. Working with over 1,000 brands worldwide, Shopbop.com offers women in 165 countries an assortment of ready-to-wear and accessories with fast, free global shipping worldwide and free returns in the U.S. and Canada. Shopbop is part of the Amazon.com Inc. group of companies.
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