Drapers was named B2B Brand of the Year at The Drum’s Online Media Awards in central London last night.
Drapers head of digital engagement Kat Spybey was also named Technology Leader of the Year.
Drapers editor Keely Stocker was shortlisted for editor of the year, alongside the editors of Al Jazeera English, Channel 5 News, The Independent, and BT Sport.
The judges praised Drapers, “the bible of the fashion industry”, at the awards ceremony at the London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square, which was packed with some of the biggest names in digital media, including Bloomberg, the BBC, Vice UK, The Guardian, Sky News, The Independent, Channel 4 News, HuffPost UK and Newsweek Media Group.
The distinguished judging panel included Jo Morrell, managing editor of The Telegraph; Peter Clifton, editor in chief of the Press Association; Polly Curtis, editor in chief of HuffPost UK; Yasir Khan, digital editor of The Independent; Ben De Pear, editor of Channel 4 News; Anne-Marie Tomchak, UK editor of Mashable; and Jacqui Kavanagh, vice-president of partnerships at Refinery 29.