Savvy businesswoman, author, philanthropist, producer, top model, television personality, Tony Award winner and - according to Forbes Magazine - Kimora Lee Simmons is one of the top “hardest working mothers in Hollywood.” Kimora Lee Simmons has accomplished what many may not accomplish in a lifetime.
Kimora’s unique exotic mix of Asian and African-American beauty earned her an exclusive contract with the House of Chanel. Karl Lagerfeld declared her his “muse” and deemed her the “Face of the 21st Century.” Kimora has graced the covers and pages of Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar and modeled for legendary designers and photographers including Christian Dior, Yves Saint Laurent and Roberto Cavalli. In 1999, Kimora launched the phenomenon known as Baby Phat. As the face of the brand and its visionary, Kimora was the driving force behind Baby Phat and worked tirelessly to establish it as a premier metropolitan collection. A lifestyle brand was born and expanded intoover 20 product categories.
In 2011, Kimora created KLS Design Group and began focusing her full attention on KLS Collection. Showcasing her life as a businesswoman who continually strives to balance her family life, Kimora is the star of The Style Network’s top-rated show “Kimora: Life in the Fab Lane,” also syndicated on E! Television Network and viewed in more than 200 countries. Her book “Fabulosity: What It Is and How to Get It” garnered rave reviews from respected publications such as the Washington Post and Boston Globe. The book empowers women to cultivate their inner goddess with independence, fearlessness, and confidence. Her vivacious personality and stunning beauty are familiar around the world, but these attributes only scratch the surface of one of the most dynamic and influential businesswomen in fashion and entertainment.