A world-famous lifestyle designer and trendsetter, Kathy Ireland ® is considered one of the most influential people in fashion today. Kathy serves as Chair, CEO & Chief Designer for kathy ireland ® Worldwide ( ki WW ® ), a leading design and marketing firm that skillfully translates trends for all markets and price points. Kathy has graced the cover of Forbes Magazine three times, internationally (2012, 2016), and is one of the 50 most influential people in fashion, according to Fairchild Publications. kathy ireland ® Worldwide is listed as the 25th most powerful brand, internationally, by License! Global Magazine. The success of kathy ireland ® Worldwide is the result of teamwork and dedication. Kathy and kathy ireland ® Worldwide support philanthropy in many powerful ways, including St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, YWCA Greater Los Angeles, Providence: A Santa Barbara Christian School, and the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation, for whom Kathy also serves as an Ambassador.