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Sara Blakely Billionaire

Spanx Billionaire Founder Redefines Failure and Inspires Others

Mohamed A. El-Erian | Posted 10.25.2013 | Business
Mohamed A. El-Erian

If you haven't already done so, I would strongly suggest that you become familiar with the story of Sara Blakely, the founder of Spanx. Not because she is said to be the youngest self-made female billionaire ever, but because she seems to epitomize the combined power of hard work, persistence, innovation and humility.

1st Woman Billionaire Pledges To Donate Half Of Wealth To Charity

The Huffington Post | Jessica Prois | Posted 05.08.2013 | Impact

More billionaires showing their benevolence is a business trend we can get behind. Nine new wealthy donors and their families signed on to the Givi...

PHOTOS: Visible Spanx Alert!

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 04.25.2012 | Style

When most ladies flash their Spanx on the red carpet, we'd classify it as a wardrobe malfunction. But when you're Sara Blakely, the billionaire founde...

Spanx Founder Now A Billionaire

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 03.08.2012 | Style

Sara Blakely, the founder of ubiquitous shapewear company Spanx, debuts on one of the covers of Forbes' new Billionaires issue as the youngest self-ma...