CEO, Kathy Ireland Worldwide
In 2015 mogul Kathy Ireland joined Forbes’ first ever ranking of America’s top 50 most successful women, based on her $420 million fortune made from the value of her design company, Kathy Ireland Worldwide. Her company has thrived by imbuing the most unglamorous products with style (think ceiling fans, flooring, mattresses and windows, to name a few). Recent ventures include cell phone accessories, skincare, and a line of cleaning products; estimated revenues now top $2.5 billion. Read More >
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Leadership that drives success is as much about managing assets as it is inspiring people, about containing costs as much as delivering honest value to customers, and about making a profit while innovating in a way that improves the lives of others. From a young age, Kathy Ireland understood how to under-promise and over-deliver, which has led to the huge success of her company her being names as one of Fortune’s 50 most successful women in America.
How do you innovate is industries and markets that are populated with numerous seasoned competitors? How do you stand out above the herd? Kathy Ireland discusses how she has repeatedly entered old-school industries, successfully captured substantial market share and made a profit.