Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers: Stephanie Horton

February 27, 2017

Farfetch CMO Stephanie Horton is the definition of jet-setter. The London-based fashion insider is in constant travel mode, especially when fashion week and awards season collide. We caught up with our new Mover and Shaker while she was in town for NYFW to talk career, style and to find out what's always in her carry-on.

NAME & OCCUPATION:

Stephanie Horton, Chief Marketing Officer, Farfetch

TELL US ABOUT YOUR ROLE AT FAR FETCH…

As Chief Marketing Officer of Farfetch, and a member of its Executive Leadership team, I am responsible for leading Farfetch’s global marketing and communications strategy, with direct responsibility for corporate communications and public relations, brand and category marketing, strategic partnerships, as well media, advertising, and marketing operations including editorial, VIP and social media.

FIRST THING YOU DO IN THE MORNING:

Read my overnight emails.

BEST ADVICE YOU’VE EVER RECEIVED WORKING IN FASHION:

Speed and agility.

THREE THINGS YOU ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT:

Family, Innovation and Women’s Rights/Civil Rights

DESCRIBE YOUR STYLE IN FIVE WORDS:

Classic with a bit of flair.

ONE ACCESSORY YOU NEVER LEAVE THE HOUSE WITHOUT:

Sunglasses

WHAT MAKES YOU FEEL CONFIDENT?

 Knowledge

STYLE ICON:

JLo

STYLE “RULE” YOU LOVE TO BREAK?

I honestly don’t follow rules. I wear white in winter, suede shoes and leather pants in summer.

THE SECRET TO YOUR SUCCESS?

I always look for opportunities that play to my passion, strength and capabilities.

CLOSET YOU WOULD LOVE TO RAID?

Deena Abdulaziz

FASHION WEEK WARDROBE ESSENTIAL:

Oversized clutch. Stylish but fits everything I need, like a cell phone charger.

WHAT IS ALWAYS IN YOUR CARRY-ON?

Facial Mist

New York, PARIS OR LONDON?

New York

LEOPARD OR CAMO?

Both

RED LIP OR SMOKEY EYE?

Smoky Eye

UPTOWN OR DOWNTOWN?

Downtown

FLATS OR HEELS?

Heels

DESCRIBE VERONICA BEARD IN ONE WORD:

Classic

Photos by Lacy Kiernan



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