Tyra Banks is a powerhouse of a woman. Besides her amazing wit, style and wonderful way of being absolutely herself and a woman with a strong identity, she simply rocks!
During the next month, we will be honoring women in the industry who have made strides in their careers in the fashion industry.
A few things you didn’t know about Tyra Banks:
Tyra Banks was a top Victoria Secret’s model
Tyra Banks went to Harvard’s Business school for fashion.
Tyra was raised by a single mother.
Tyra decided at a young age to be a Paris model and if it didn’t work she was going back to school.
Tyra was the first African American Model to be on the cover of Sports Illustrated,
In 2005, she left modeling to go to TV and in 2003 launched a talk show and do movies.
In 2009 Tyra was the highest paid woman in Prime time TV.
Kudos to you, Tyra Banks!