Category Archives: Business & Entrepreneurs

Tiger Woods

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Tiger Woods is a living legend in the sports industry. He helped make golf a mainstream sport, and helped created an entire brand thanks to his image and Nike. Ranked as one of the best golf players to ever play the game, Woods got started at a very young age. He appeared at 2 years old with Bob Hope on the “Mike Douglas Show” in 1978. Not only is Tiger ranked as one of the best golfers in the world, but he is also click here to read more

Gwyneth Paltrow

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Gwyneth Paltrow, an American singer, actress and writer, was born on September 27, 1972 in Los Angeles, California. In 1990, she made her debut as an actress on stage and began appearing in movies since 1991. She starred in several films but gained world wide recognition for her roles in movies such as ‘Seven’ and ‘Emma’. She also won an Academy Award, Screen Actors Guild Awards and a Golden Globe Award for her brilliant performance in the film ‘Shakespeare in Love’ in (1998). Paltrow click here to read more

Rachael Ray

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Rachael Ray was born on August 25, 1968 in Cape Cod, Massachusetts. She is a well-known American celebrity chef, businesswoman and author. She moved to Albany and held cooking lessons while working in a store that attracted the interest of a local television station. The station stared cooking segments featuring Rachael, which went on to become “30 Minute Meals” (2001). Ray later hosted many Food Network shows and authored several cookbooks. She also launched her own magazine called Rachael Ray magazine that is published click here to read more

Tyra Banks

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Tyra Banks was born on December 4, 1973 in Inglewood, California. She is a television personality, an actress and an author. She was a former American Supermodel. Banks started her modeling career when she was 15 years old, while attending her Los Angeles school. People magazine named her as one of the “50 Most Beautiful People in the World,” in 1994. She received the Supermodel of the Year award from VH1, in 1997. Banks was also named as “Woman of the Year” in 2000 click here to read more