Joseph Abboud: The award-winning designer and entrepreneur got his start at Louis Boston before serving as director of menswear design for Ralph Lauren. He launched his namesake brand in 1987 and is now chief creative director for Men’s WearhouseCEO MAKEOVER: PHOTOGRAPHER: JEFF FRIED; STYLE DIRECTOR: JOSEPH DEACETIS; FASHION ASSISTANTS: TIM ARMITAGE AND TANIERA REID SLIM-FIT PLAID NOTCH-LAPEL BLAZER ($350), SLIM-FIT HIDDEN-PLACKET SPORT SHIRT ($85) BY VINCE CAMUTO, WWW.VINCECAMUTO.COM; SHOES ($700), BELT ($310) BY FRATELLI ROSSETTI, WWW.FRATELLIROSSETTI.COM; TIE ($65) BY JOSEPH ABBOUD, WWW.JOSEPHABBOUD.COM.
Kathy Ireland: The supermodel-turned-supermogul is the chief executive and chief designer of Kathy Ireland Worldwide, a design and marketing firm she launched in 1993. Women’s Wear Daily has named her one of the 50 most influential people in fashion
(This story appears in the 19 September, 2014 issue of Forbes India. You can buy our tablet version from Magzter.com. To visit our Archives, click here.)