Womens Wear Daily WWD Features Ireland In An Extensive And Illustrated Sixteenpage

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1984 marked the first of 13 consecutive appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, and by 1992, Ireland began to turn down modeling opportunities and a series regular offer on Baywatch in order to begin kiWW to focus on brand licensing and management in an alliance with the Sterling/Winters Company–a firm she purchased two decades later. Women’s Wear Daily (“WWD”) features Ireland in an extensive and illustrated sixteen-page editorial spread published on May 7, 2012 and within the article elaborates on Ireland’s 15,000 stock-keeping units, ranging from windows to panties; that are carried at more than 50,000 stores with the promise to simplify women’s lives. Called an icon, Ireland prefers to be called simply “a mom” yet her organizational empire grosses in excess of 1.9 billion dollars in annual gross merchandise value. By 2005, kathy ireland Worldwide products were sold at over 50,000 locations in 15 countries, generating an estimated $1.4 billion in retail sales. According to a February 27, 2012 issue of Forbes magazine, featuring Kathy Ireland on the cover, her product line (furniture, lighting, flooring, windows, jewelry, bridal gowns, etc.) now sells some $2 Billion annually at retail. Her debut effort (with Laura Morton), Powerful Inspirations: Eight Lessons that Will Change Your Life, was first published by Doubleday in June 2002.
Kathy Ireland
Kathy Ireland
Kathy Ireland

Kathy Ireland Is The Richest Supermodel In The World The Mogul Is

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Kathleen Marie “Kathy” Ireland (born March 20, 1963) is a former American model, actress, and entrepreneur. She is the CEO of her design and marketing eponymous brand product marketing company, kathy ireland Worldwide (“kiWW”), headquartered in Rancho Mirage, California. Ireland was the cover model for the first time on the 25th Anniversary Swimsuit Edition, which became SI’s best selling swimsuit issue to date. in her third appearance, she was accompanied by Rachel Hunter and Elle Macpherson; notably, both Hunter and Ireland were pregnant at the time. She also appeared in the ninth season of Dancing with the Stars, however, hers was the third couple eliminated in the second week of competition.

Kathy Ireland Is the Richest Supermodel in the World The mogul is worth around $350 million, according to Forbes [link]

Kathy Ireland
Kathy Ireland
Kathy Ireland
Kathy Ireland
Kathy Ireland
Kathy Ireland

Kathy Ireland Irelands Annual Take Is Thought To Be Around 10 Million Which Has

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Ireland was born in 1963 in Glendale, California, the daughter of John, a labor union organizer, and Barbara Ireland, who worked in charity. She returned to the cover in 1992 and in 1994. By 2005, KIWW products were sold at over 50,000 locations in 15 countries, generating an estimated $1.4 billion in retail sales. Ireland’s annual take is thought to be around $10 million, which has prompted Forbes to name her the “prototype for model-turned-mogul,” in an article about the trend of modelpreneurs.
Kathy Ireland
Kathy Ireland
Kathy Ireland