We know what women want, which is why we’re interviewing top business savvy women on their top travel essentials.
This week in “What Women Want,” we will be featuring Stephanie Horton. Stephanie is the Chief Marketing Officer at Farfetch.com responsible for developing and executing the global Marketing and Communications strategy including global press, strategic partnerships, market strategy, advertising, celebrity, and Social Media. A fifteen-year veteran of the luxury, fashion, and marketing communities, Stephanie has developed and executed creative marketing solutions for both domestic and international brands in a diverse range of genres. She started her career in the fashion office of Dayton Hudson/Marshall Fields in Chicago and later transitioned into marketing and promotions, where she served as Account Director at Draft Worldwide in Chicago and then in New York as Marketing Director at The New York Times Co., followed by Vogue Magazine where she was the Executive Director of Creative Services and Communications. Most recently, Stephanie was the Head of Global Communications at Shopbop.com, responsible for developing and executing Shopbop’s global communications and PR strategy for the U.S, China, Australia, Russia, Japan and Western Europe. Stephanie currently splits her time between London and New York.
- What’s the most unconventional item in your carry-on?
I always carry a sewing kit.
- At 10,000 feet, what gadget do you reach for?
- What book or e-magazine is currently on your Kindle or iPad?
The White Princess by Philippa Gregory.
- What is your guilty pleasure purchase at Kiosk before take-off?
US Weekly, In Touch, and Life & Style.
- If you could create an app to help you with your travels, what would it do?
It would check me in and give the hotel all of my preferences, so all I would have to do when I get to the hotel is walk into my room.
- What’s the most recently played downloaded song on your iPod or Spotify?
I’m loving all of the songs on Magna Carta…Holy Grail from Jay-Z and I’m an old school Prince fan, so Little Red Corvette.
- Heathrow —> ______