She’s an American fashion designer, businesswoman, and philanthropist.
She’s the Chairman, CEO, and Designer of Tory Burch LLC.
She has an estimated net worth of US$1 billion.
She’s Tory Burch and here are her Top 10 Rules for Success.
1. #Believe in yourself
Her first job was at Benetton in the King of Prussia Mall.
2. Follow your instincts
She then attended the University of Pennsylvania, where she majored in art history.
3. Take risks
After graduating, she moved to New York City where she worked for Zoran, a Yugoslavian designer.
4. Build a great team
She moved into PR and advertising positions at Vera Wang, Polo Ralph Lauren and Loewe.
5. Figure out the balance
She began her fashion label in 2004, launching it with a retail store in Manhattan.
6. Embrace storytelling
When Oprah endorsed her line in 2005, Burch’s website received eight million hits the following day.
7. Learn from failure
Known for being easy to wear and versatile, her styles are popular with women of all ages.
8. Grow strategically
Since launch, the company has grown to include 160 Tory Burch stores worldwide.
9. Learn from every experience
She has consistently been included on Forbes‘ list of The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.
10. There is no overnight success
She serves on the boards of the Council of Fashion Designers of America.