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Spanx: Sara Blakely

30:00 | Sep 12th, 2016

2 recommendations
At 27, Sara Blakely was selling fax machines and desperate to reinvent her life. So she came up with Spanx — hosiery that eliminates panty lines — and set to work building her business.


mm recommended:Oct 7th, 2019

I just realized I have heard and read a lot about Sara Blakely and Spanx, but never from her directly. I loved the hustle she put on for Neiman's. Also incredible that she owns 100% and never had to raise a dime from external sources.