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Drapers Footwear Awards 2010 shortlist announced

The shortlist for the Drapers Footwear Awards 2010, which takes place on May 27, has been confirmed including the finalists for the new buyer of the year and store manager of the year categories.

The event, which will relocate to the five-star Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London this year, will celebrate the best in footwear retailing including the best independents, the best high street specialists, the leading fashion operators with a footwear offer and the brands that have achieved outstanding success in the last 12 months.

The awards ceremony takes place on May 27 and will be attended by the leading players in the footwear sector. To book seats to be a part of this footwear networking opportunity go to the Drapers Footwear Awards website.

Independent Footwear Retailer of the Year
Sponsored by Rieker
Black Truffle, London
Goody 2 Shoes, Eccleshall, Staffs
Pam Jenkins, Edinburgh
Red London, London
Robert Carder Shoes, Godalming, Surrey
Sarah’s Shoes, Ballymoney Co. Antrim, N Ireland
Spice London, London

Multiple Footwear Retailer of the Year
Charles Clinkard
Schuh
Shoe Zone Group

Best Footwear Offer in a Fashion Multiple
John Lewis
Lloyd Shoe Company within Topman
Marks & Spencer
Matalan
New Look
River Island

Kids Footwear Retailer of the Year
Donaghys, Banbridge, County Down, Northern Ireland
Lillifoot Children’s Shoes, Ewell, Surrey
McKillens of Ballymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Milburns of Kingsbridge, Devon
One Small Step One Giant Leap, within Harrods, London
Simply Shoes, Rochford, Essex
Trendy Treads, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire

Best New Store
Sponsored by Pentland
Cloggs, Birmingham
Gerry McGuire’s, Ballina, Ireland
Lily T, Olney, Buckinghamshire
The Natural Shoe Store, London
Shoefair at the Outlet, Banbridge, Northern Ireland
SoleLution, Clifton, Bristol

Comfort Footwear Retailer of the Year
Sponsored by Romika
Footwise, Guildford, Surrey
The Natural Shoe Store, London
Robert Carder Shoes, Godalming, Surrey

Family Footwear Retailer of the Year
Sponsored by Clarks
Donaghys, Banbridge, County Down, Northern Ireland
The Golden Boot, Maidstone, Kent
McKillens of Ballymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Milburns of Kingsbridge, Devon
Robert Carder Shoes, Godalming, Surrey
SoleLution, Bristol

Student Footwear Designer of the Year
Sponsored by M&S
Lovisa Ulrika Carlsson, Cordwainers
Victoria Spruce, Royal College of Art
Chloe Stanyon, Cordwainers

Store/Concession Manager of the Year
Joy Davies, Stead & Simpson
Lee Geraci, Clarks
James Miller, Charles Clinkard
Ginny Pinchon Jones, Charles Clinkard
Natalia Urbanczyk, French Sole

Footwear Etailer of the Year
Asos
Barratts
Clarks
French Sole
Javari
Lillifoot Children’s Shoes
Schuh
Very (Shop Direct Group)

Buyer of the Year
Sponsored by GDS

Sheila Barry, Donaghys, Banbridge, County Down, Northern Ireland
Nichola Carrol, Asos
Helen Povey, Office
Neil Steptoe, Kurt Geiger
Oliver Tezcan, Asos
Michelle Vaughan, Poste Mistress /Office

Footwear Brand of the Year
Sponsored by WGSN
To be announced May 3.

Lifetime Achievement Award
To be announced on the night

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