Girl power - Ranked by Forbes as the 73rd most powerful woman in the world. She also owns the Tory Burch Foundation, with a mission for economic empowerment of women in the USA through loans, education and mentoring.
Farm girl - Born on a 250 year old farmhouse in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, alongside her 3 brothers.
Captain of the tennis team - when she was in highschool.
Benetton - Despite having a wealthy family to support her, she still decided to have a job at Benetton in the King of Prussia Mall. That was a good start for her.
Path - Following graduation she worked alongside Zoran, a designer, then worked for the Harper's Bazaar magazine, moving forward to PR and advertising for Vera Wang and Polo.
2004 - Is the year when she decided to fly on her own, opening her own fashion label, called TRB by Tory Burch. Her first shop opened in Manhattan, and was sold out on the first day.
Oprah effect - When Oprah endorsed her on her show, her website received 8m clicks the next day.
Big network - In just 12 years, the TRB chain grew to more than 180 own stores around the globe, while being present in around 3000 retail and specialty stores.
University of Pennsylvania, Major in Art History - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
"I had never been to business school, I had never been to design school, and it was a risk."
"It was putting myself out there in a way that was opening myself up for criticism."
"I know what I want and I think that some of the things that I want translate to what women want. I would say I learned along the way."
"I see myself as a tomboy who grew up on a Pennsylvania farm and who has three kids."
"The one thing that every entrepreneurial journey has in common is that there are many, many steps on the road to success. If you view each one as an opportunity to learn something, there is always something you will take away from that experience."
"In my past jobs and internships, I have done everything from getting coffee to running interference for shy designers. And I have absorbed the advice of smart people."
"My parents told me to think of negativity as noise, while a good friend once said to Never shy away from the word ambition."
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