Although men have been on top of the business world for many years, women have made strides and can hold their own. Women are having success in many industries, including tech, fashion, beauty, broadcasting, and publishing. Take a look at some of the most successful female entrepreneurs out there.
Sophia Amoruso: Nasty Gal and Girlboss Media
Sophia Amoruso is 36, and she has a net worth of around $5 million. She has worked hard to build her business, and she has seen the highs and the lows. She stepped down from Nasty Gal in 2015 as it declared bankruptcy, but then she developed Girlboss, which is a site dedicated to empowering women in beauty, careers, wellness, and more. She is a great role model for young girls to look up to today.
Tory Burch: Tory Burch
The fashion icon Tory Burch is 54, and she has a net worth of $850 million. She started out working for Polo Ralph Lauren, Vera Wang, and Loewe, and then she started her label in 2004. She is known for her unique designs that are popular throughout the world. She also founded a Breast Cancer Research Foundation to support women who have breast cancer.
Arianna Huffington: Thrive Global
Arianna Huffington is 70, and she has a net worth of $100 million. She is the co-founder and former editor-in-chief of HuffPost; and after she created it, she moved on to publish books. Her wellness site, Thrive Global, offers a six-week course for people to improve their wellness.
JK Rowling: Novelist
JK Rowling is 55 years old, and she has a net worth of $60 million. She is best known for the Harry Potter series, which was an instant hit and turned into a huge business. There are books, films, merchandise, and more.
Vera Wang: Vera Wang
Vera Wang is 71 years old, and she has a net worth of $70 million. She got her start when she designed her own wedding dress at the age of 40, and she decided to start her own label. She had worked at Vogue, and she had great contacts to help her get started. She has since expanded her label to include fashion clothing and homewares.