BoF 500: The People Shaping the Global Fashion Industry

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What is the BoF 500?

No other industry has a cast of characters as passionate, diverse and interesting as those who influence and animate the business of fashion, from business titans and daring young designers to power princesses and discreet behind-the-scenes catalysts, in cities from New York to Paris to Beijing and beyond.

The BoF 500 is a live, visual index of these talented shapers of the global fashion industry, curated by the editors of The Business of Fashion and powered by social media.

Explore the BoF 500 to learn who they are, what they’re doing and how they break down, from designers to entrepreneurs to behind-the-scenes catalysts, hailing from 27 countries and representing 50 different nationalities.

Who they are: Discover professional pages for each of the BoF 500 Filter by Role and Location...

What They're Doing: Explore a live mosaic powered by social media

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  • 209

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  • New York

    Most active location
      • Kevin Ma Founder, hypebeast.com
      • Carolina Her... Designer, Ca...
      • Michel Gaube... Deejay & Pro...
      • Jeffrey Kali... Vice Preside...
      • Carine Roitf... Editor-in-Ch...
      • Claire Diste... Owner, FiveS...
      • Helena Bordo... Founder, hel...
      • Stefano Tonchi Editor, W Magazine
      • Kate Mulleav... Designers, R...
      • Bryan Grey Y... Founder, bry...
    • Stefano Tonchi Editor, W Magazine
    • Aldo Bensadoun Founder & Chairman, Aldo Group
    • Inez & Vinoodh Photographers
    • Nicola Formichetti Artistic Director, Diesel
      • Paulo Borges Founder & Artistic Director, São Paulo F...
      • Emily Weiss Founder & Cr...
      • Emily Weiss Founder & Cr...
      • Liya Kebede Model & Busi...
      • Liya Kebede Model & Busi...
      • Sarah Andelm... Creative Dir...
      • Daniela Falc... Editor-in-Ch...
      • Ralph Lauren Founder, Ralph Lauren
      • Scott Schuma... Founder, the...
      • Gildo Zegna Chief Execut...
      • Laure Heriar... Co-founder &...
      • Carine Roitf... Editor-in-Ch...
      • Dylan Jones Editor, GQ UK
      • Alexandre He... Designer, Al...
      • Simon Collin... Dean of Fash...
      • Simon Collins Dean of Fashion, Parsons The New School ...
      • Simon Collins Dean of Fashion, Parsons The New School ...

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