Today, we are going to get you in the know of some success stories of celebs in business. If somebody tells you that combining a show business career with entrepreneurship is impossible, do not believe them.
Jessica Simpson is to top off our current list. What do we generally remember about her? As is widely known, she is a top-notch singer, actress, TV host and designer of American origin. While her meteoric rise in show business started back in the 1990s, now she has something more interesting on her plate. Since 2005, the blonde soprano has been working on her private brand by the name Jessica Simpson Collection. It is this collection of women and girls’ apparel, footwear and interior design products that made Missis Simpson so well-off. To-date, her net worth is approximately $ 150 mln.
Reese Witherspoon is another successful business woman from among the entertainment stars. With her net worth a little below that of Jessica Simpson’s, she is also quite dynamic in managing her personal clothing brand. It is said that she even reached out to some venture capitalists to give it some money injections. The brand named Draper James was launched in 2015 and is stated to be ‘designed for real life, and unapologetically pretty’.
Kylie Jenner is by far the youngest enterpriser in our ‘esteemed assembly’. As early as at the age of 20, this star of The Kardashians TV show already opened her own cosmetics brand – named Kylie Cosmetics, surprising as it may seem. She also sells her official merchandise and shares a personal clothing line with her sister Kendall. As for her net worth, it is estimated at $ 50 mln.
George Clooney is the alpha male with the net worth of $ 500 mln. What has brought the celebrated actor so much money is his liquor business under the name of Casamigos Tequila. The enterprise had created so much uproar in the period from 2013 to 2017, that it was finally purchased by Diageo, a popular beverage company.
And now the last but not the least – Jay Z the almighty. You may be wondering why one of the trendiest rap artists of the time should bother about starting his own business. Anyway, here he goes, with the net worth of $ 900 mln. His quite a big range of businesses including ROC National, Tidal, Armand de Brignac Champagne has made him almost a unicorn.
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