The Glossy Awards

The Glossy Awards recognize the companies transforming the fashion and beauty industries. Over the years, the awards have honored work from companies like Sephora, Stuart Weitzman, Man Repeller and more.

The shortlist has officially been announced. You can view the full list of finalists here.

We look forward to celebrating each finalist and naming winners at our gala on June 12 at Current at Chelsea Piers in NYC. Purchase your tickets below to join us as we celebrate you, the best in the industry.

The evening will proceed as follows:
6:30 p.m. – Cocktail Reception
7:30 p.m. – Seated Dinner
8:00 p.m. – Awards Ceremony
9:30 p.m. – Evening Concludes

Interested in entering next year? Sign up here to receive reminders about deadlines.

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Key Dates

  • Awards Gala: Jun 12, 2019


  • Campaigns & Collaborations

    • Best Influencer Campaign, Fashion

      Awarding an influencer campaign that has successfully increased engagement and/or driven results for a fashion or luxury brand.

    • Best Influencer Campaign, Beauty

      Awarding an influencer campaign that has successfully increased engagement and/or driven results for a beauty brand.

    • Best Brand/Agency Collaboration

      Recognizing an outstanding agency-fashion or beauty brand client collaboration in the development of innovative, effective or creative product.

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      Best Brand Collaboration

      Honoring the brand collaboration that has best displayed excellence through innovative product development.

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      Best Sustainability Initiative

      Awarding an initiative that was successful in decreasing a company’s carbon footprint through eco-friendly products or mission-driven marketing.

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      Best Product Launch Campaign

      Awarding a launch campaign that successfully generated buzz and audience engagement around a new product.

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      Best Loyalty Program

      Awarding the loyalty program that has successfully led to an increase in customer acquisition, retention, and/or lifetime value.

  • The Store of the Future

    • Best In-Store Tech, Beauty

      Awarding an in-store tech strategy that has successfully enhanced the customer experience for a beauty brand.

    • Best Physical Retail Launch

      Awarding the non-traditional physical retail concept (pop-up or permanent) that has successfully resulted in memorable and/or valuable shopper experiences.

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      Best E-Commerce Experience, Fashion

      Awarding the e-commerce strategy that has successfully driven revenue and/or engagement for a fashion brand.

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      Best E-Commerce Experience, Beauty

      Awarding the e-commerce strategy that has successfully driven revenue and/or engagement for a beauty brand.

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      Best Digital Experience

      Awarding a digital experience—including, but not limited to, website, mobile app or other platforms— that has successfully driven consumer engagement for a beauty or fashion brand.

  • Startup Circuit

    • Best Breakthrough Startup, Fashion

      Honoring the emerging fashion brand that has successfully made its mark and established a core following in the industry.

    • Best Breakthrough Startup, Beauty x Wellness

      Honoring the emerging beauty/wellness brand that has successfully made its mark and established a core following in the industry.

  • Modern Marketing

    • Best Use of Video by a Brand

      Awarding a video campaign/strategy that has successfully distributed content, communicated messaging and increased engagement for a brand.

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      Best Non-Digital Marketing Campaign

      Awarding a non-digital marketing campaign that have used OOH, TV, podcast, print, guerilla marketingor another medium to successfully engage its target audience.


  • Maya Azzi



  • Chris Bossola

    Founder and CEO

    Need Supply Co.

  • Michael Cammarata


    Schmidt’s Naturals

  • Tiffani Carter-Thompson

    VP, Integrated Communications

    Shiseido Americas

  • Christine Chang



  • Allie Egan



  • Nicole Fein

    VP, Marketing

    Bergdorf Goodman

  • Angela Lane

    eCommerce Manager

    OMEGA Watches

  • Sarah Lee


    Glow Recipe

  • Julianne Lefkowitz

    Head of Ecommerce and Digital Marketing

    Ramy Brook

  • Aliza Licht



  • Mariya Nurislamova

    CEO / Co-Founder


  • Michael Pollak



  • Lisa Reali

    Founder and Designer

    Reali New York

  • Rob Robillard


    QVC, HSN, Zulily

  • Eva Valerio


    LA MER

  • Stacey Warshaw

    Director of Digital Marketing

    Ann Taylor

  • Gabriella Weiser

    VP, Marketing

    Steve Madden

  • Trinity Mouzon Wofford

    CEO / Founder


Judging Criteria

The judges will be looking for companies or campaigns that can clearly demonstrate success over the past 12 months. We suggest providing evidence to substantiate your entries including, but not limited to, metrics around KPIs, creative assets, links to your work or other items you feel speak to the quality of your submission. Judges will also consider the structure, presentation, and clarity of each entry.

Each section of the entry will be scored based on the following criteria:

- Creativity

- Innovative thinking

- Consumer value

- Results related to KPIs

Entries should relate to business conducted from February 2018-2019. Interested in becoming a judge? Submit your information here.

The Judging Process

  1. Judges score each question within the entry form based on the outlined criteria.
  2. These are then combined to create an overall score for each entry.
  3. All judges' scores are totaled and the highest scoring entries will determine the shortlist.
  4. Judges meet to discuss the highest scoring entries and then agree on the category winner.


All material will remain confidential to the judges, who are required to sign a non-disclosure agreement. Winning case studies may be used in post-event materials to promote best practices. Permission will be sought from entrants before publishing.


Current, Pier 59, Chelsea Piers
23rd Street and West Side Highway
New York, New York 10011

One of the newest waterfront wedding and event venues in NYC, Current offers an expansive open space filled with natural light overlooking the Hudson River and Chelsea Piers marina. With hardwood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows, luminescent accents, and a 16-foot-high custom-lit ceiling, this innovative venue combines warm and cool textures to create a unique experience in a truly modern setting.


For more information or judging opportunities, contact our Awards Team.

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