|Sent on:||Tuesday, January 8, 2013 6:16 AM|
Want to hack your way into NYC Fashion Week? Then join the Hearst Corporation, one of the world’s largest diversified media company and publisher of top selling magazines with 20 U.S. titles and 300 international editions such as Elle, Cosmopolitan, Harper’s Bazaar,Esquire and Marie Claire. They have partnered with AngelHack Events to bring you the inaugural Hearst Fashion Hackathon.
Prizes include access to exclusive VIP Fashion Week shows & events, use of your hack in NYFW events, $10,000+ in cash prizes, and mentorship from Hearst Corporation to help take your app to the next level. This overnight premiere hackathon will surely excite even the most avid of hackers with gourmet food, exclusive sponsored gifts and clothing. Don’t forget top fashion industry judges and surprise guest appearances throughout the event with continuous treats for all attendees.
This years focus will be on combining new fashion content with the latest mobile advancements and tools from our API partners. Special consideration will be given to apps that can create creative ways to connect readers and editors in real-time. Tickets are limited. We only have space for 150 of the most creative developers, designers, and fashionistas. We welcome enthusiasts from all levels of expertise, from corporate juggernauts to prominent young students.