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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  • New York

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      • Sophia Amoruso Chief Executive & Creative Director, Nas...
      • Joseph Einhorn Founder & Chief Executive, The Fancy
      • Jeff Rudes Founder, J Brand
      • Jenné Lombardo, Mazdack Rassi & Keith Ba... Co-Founders, MADE
      • Daniela Falcão Editor-in-Chief, Vogue Brasil
      • Costanza Pascolato Guest writer, Vogue Brazil
      • Anna Wintour Artistic Director, Condé Nast
      • Paulo Borges Founder & Artistic Director, São Paulo F...
      • David Briskin Chief Executive, Sass & Bide
      • Costanza Pascolato Guest writer, Vogue Brazil
      • Costanza Pascolato Guest writer, Vogue Brazil
      • Sharif Hamza Photographer
      • Sharif Hamza Photographer
      • Simon Collins Dean of Fashion, Parsons The New School ...
      • Costanza Pascolato Guest writer, Vogue Brazil
      • Tom & Ruth Chapman Co-Founders & Co-Chief Executives, Match...
      • Mariano Vivanco Photographer
      • Mariano Vivanco Photographer
      • Jeffrey Kalinsky Vice President & Designer Fashion Direct...
      • Chiara Ferragni Founder, theblondesalad.com
      • Miranda Kerr Model
      • Bryan Grey Yambao Founder, bryanboy.com
      • Bryan Grey Yambao Founder, bryanboy.com
      • Simon Collins Dean of Fashion, Parsons The New School ...
      • Aldo Bensadoun Founder & Chairman, Aldo Group
      • Sarah Andelman Creative Director, Colette
      • Jenna Lyons President & Creative Director, J.Crew
      • Costanza Pascolato Guest writer, Vogue Brazil
      • Tim Blanks Editor-at-Large, Style.com
      • Costanza Pascolato Guest writer, Vogue Brazil
      • Miranda Kerr Model
      • Giovanni Testino Chief Executive, Art Partner
      • Simon Collins Dean of Fashion, Parsons The New School ...
      • Sophia Amoruso Chief Executive & Creative Director, Nas...
      • Paulo Borges Founder & Artistic Director, São Paulo F...
      • Philippe von Borries & Justin Stefano Co-Founders, Refinery 29
      • Stefano Tonchi Editor, W Magazine
      • Michael Kors Designer, Michael Kors
      • Aldo Bensadoun Founder & Chairman, Aldo Group
      • Jimmy Moffat Founder, Art & Commerce

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