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Harold Alfond Pic founder Dexler Shoe Company
Isak Andic Pic founders 1984 Mango
Marilyn/Yoram Anselm founders 1981 Hobbs
Jacob Arabo founder Jacob & Company
Adrien Arpel Pic founder Adrien Arpel skin care salons
Max Azria Pic chairman, CEO BCBG Max Azria Group
Sir Montague Barton chain of close shops UK
Eddie Bauer founder 1920 Eddie Bauer's sports Shop Seattle
Edward Beinstein founder 1904 American Eagle Outfitters
Stacey Bendet Pic CEO Alice + livia
Maurice Bennett co-founder 1991 Oasis, Warehouse Group UK ExLink
Herman Bergdorf co-founder 1899 Bergdorf Goodman
Francoise Bettencourt Meyers Pic busnesswoman, author L'Oreal daughter of L. Bettencourt convert to Judaism
Maurice Bidermann owner Bidermann Industries
Sara Blakely Pic businesswoman Spanx
Gertrude Boyle Pic chairman Columbia Sportswear
Timothy Boyle Pic president/CEO Columbia Sportswear
Barry Bricken president Pants by Barry garment
Bobbi Brown Pic CEO Bobbi Brown Cosmetics
Morris Bublick owner Smoky Joe's
Michael Budman co founder Roots Athletic wear
Tory Burch HW Pic founder, chairman Tory Burch LLC
Hattie Carnegie Pic founder Carnegie Hattie suits
Dalia Chammas Pic General Manager, senior VP Lancome cosmetocs
Dov Charney Pic founder American Apparel
Liz Claiborne Pic co-founder  Liz Claiborne, Inc
Sir Charles Clore HW Pic British Shoe Corporation Selfridges
Mary Ann Cohen Magnin founder I.Magnin
Nudie Cohen Pic head Nudie's
Kenneth Cole Pic Kenneth Cole Productions shoes, belts and leather jackets
Moses Cone Pic textile entrepreneur, Cone Mills Corporation
Morris Dabah founder 1971 Gitano Group women's ware manifacturer
David Doniger founder 1921 David Doniger & Company sportswear manufacturer
Millard Drexler Pic president, CEO Gap, Inc
Millard Drexler Pic chairman, CEO J.Crew Group
Tufi Duek Pic Brazilian fashion designer,
Marc Ecko Pic Ecko Unlimited
Sigmund Eisner Pic president Sigmund Eisner Company
Jean-Paul Elkann Pic CEO Christian Dior Caron Perfumes
Heinz Eppler Miller-Wohl apparel stores 420
Francis Factor owner Max Factor Cosmetics
Max Factor, Sr RWE Pic founder Max Factor Cosmetics father of modern make up
Paul Fireman Pic founder, chairman, CEO Reebok International aerobic shoes
Doris/Donald Fisher Pic founders Gap Inc Apparel store chain 
Jerome Fisher founder, chairman Nine West Group womewn retail shoe
Robert Fisher Pic co-owner, chairman, Gap Inc.
Milton Florsheim Pic founder/chairman Florsheim Shoes
Seymour Fox
John Frieda Pic hairdressing salons
Gary Friedman chairman, CEO Restoration Hardware furniture retailer
Diane von Furstenberg RWF HW Pic founder Diane von Furstenberg
Rudi Gernreich Pic fashion designer
Helen Galland Pic president Bonwit Teller
John Gandel Pic co-founder co-owner Susan fashion center
Lawrence Gelb Pic American chemist, co founder of Clairol haircare company, Clairol
Leo Gerstenzang Pic inventor cotton swabs = inventor  1923 Infant Novelty Company = f cotton swab
Leo Gleicher founder Innovation Luggage
Adrian Goldberg Adrian  dress designer
Edwin Goodman co-founder 1989 Bergdorf Goodman
Edwin Goodman head Fashion Institute of Technology
Lea Gottleib founder Gottex swimwear line
Don Green co-founder Roots Athletic wear  wear
Sir Richard Greenbury Pic CEO chairman Marks & Spencer
Howard Gross CEO Miller's Outpost 220 stores
Walter Haas, Sr Pic chairman, president Levi Strauss & Co.
Walter Haas, Jr Pic CEO, chairman Levi Strauss & Co.
Irving Harris Toni Home Permanent ExLink
Cynthia Harriss Pic president Gap Inc
Harry Hart Hart Scaffner & Marx men's apparel
Lena Himmelstein Pic founder Lane Bryant clothing chain
Warren Hirsch CEO MuRWEani International blue jeans
Eli Jacobs owner Jos. A. Bank Clothiers men's apparel
Marc Jacobs RWF Pic American fashion designer,
Baron Joseph Kagan British founder Kagan Textiles raincoats
Donna Karan RWF HW Pic founder DKNY American fashion designer, 
Ray Kelvin Pic founder 1988 Ted Baker closing retail
Sidney Kimmel Pic Jones Apparel Group
Poppy King Pic Poppy Industries lipstics Australia
Calvin Klein RWF HW Pic co-founder Calvin Klein apparel
Anne Klein Pic fashion designer
Stanley Kohlenberg head Revlon Domestic Group
Michael Kors RWF Pic American fashion designer, (Jewish mother)
Miguel Krigsner Pic president O Baticario Brazil
Kenneth Jay Lane jewellery
Estee Lauder RWF HW Pic Estee Lauder Inc.
Leonard Lauder HW Pic CEO Estee Lauder Inc.
William Lauder Pic CEO, President Estee Lauder Inc.
Ralph Lauren RWF HW Pic founder Polo Ralph Lauren American fashion  designer
Samuel Lerner founder 1918 Lerner Stores women's clothing
Herbert Levine fashion executive
Henri Alexander Levi Enfans Riches Deprimes
Peter Lew Pic managing director Witchery Australia
Solomon Lew Pic shareholder 20% Colorado Australia
Laurence Lewin founder La Senza Lingerie Corporation, Canada
Robert Louis-Dreyfus Pic CEO chairman Adidas-Salomon Company Jewish father
Sir Jack Lyons UDS Group UK
Steve Madden Pic founder/CEO Steven Madden Ltd, footwear footwear Jewish mother
Joseph Magnin founder 1913 Joseph Magnin Companies
Georges Marciano  founder 1913 Guess?
Maurice, Paul, Armand Marciano  Pic owners Guess?
Roger Markfield president American Eagle Outfitters Inc ExLink
Michael Marks RWF Pic co-founder Marks & Spencer
Baron Simon Marks Pic co-founder Marks & Spencer
Stephen Marks Pic British founder FCUK
Harry/Marcus Marx founders Hartmarx mens tailored clothing
Leon Max founder Max Studio
Malcolm McLaren HW Pic father of 'pank fashion'
Jean-Pierre Meyers Pic Vice Chairman L'Oreal Bettencourt L. daughter 1995
Israel Meyers founder London Fog raincoat
Arnold/Sydell Miller co-founders 1980 Matrix Essentials hire care
Hinda Miller Pic co-inventor of the first sports bra Jogbra ExLink1 ExLink2
Abe Milstein founder Barlington Coat Factory
Monroe Milstein owner Barlington Coat Factory
Isaac Mizrahi RWF Pic American fashion designer, TV presenter,
Baron Paul Myners Pic chairman Marks & Spencer
Joe/Ari/Ralph Nakash Pic co-founders 1978 Jordache Enterprises jeans
Jean Navin VP/fashion director Lord & Taylor
Michal Negrin Pic Israeli fashon designer,
Nathan Ohrbach founder 1923 Ohrbach's
Arthur Ortenberg Pic co-founder  Liz Claiborne, Inc
Ken Paves Pic American hairdresser, (Jewish father)
Ronald Perelman Pic Revlon
Milton Petrie Pic founder Petrie Stores Corporation closing &Caroll
Lawrence Phillips chairman Phillips-Van Heusen shirts factory
Sigi Rabinowicz CEO Teflon
Hilda Reich co-founder Jo-Ann Stores Exlink
David Reiss Pic owner, founder Reiss
Sarah/Herman Reitman founders  1926 Reitmans women's speciality retail chain
Charles Revson Pic founder Revlon American cosmetics industrialist
Katie Rodan co-founder Rodan + Fields
Berthold Rohrbach co-founder Jo-Ann Stores Exlink
Dame Anita Roddick Pic British founder 1976 of The Body Shop ExLink
Andrew Rosen founder, CEO Theory
Carl Rosen Puritan Fashions
Solomon Rosenbaum National Cloak & Suits Company apparel
Harry Rosen Pic founder 1954 Harry Rosen menswear
Pnina Rosenblum RWC HW Pic Israeli businesswoman, model,
Jack Rosen chairman Hazel Bishop Infu-Tech Continental Health Affiliates= CEO
Zvi Rozenzveig co-founder of  Banana Republic
Ida Rosenthal RWC Pic founder Maiden Form
Martin Rosskamm CEO, chairman Jo-Ann Stores
Alan Rosskamm CEO Jo-Ann Stores
Ida Rothenthal founder Maiden Form bra
Israel Rouchomovsky Pic Bekarusian-born goldsmith, Tiara of Saitaferne,
Zvi Rozenzveig co-founder of  Banana Republic
Samuel Rubin Pic founder Faberge Perfumes
Stephen Rubin Pic owner Reebok aurobic shoes company
Helena Rubinstein RWF HW Pic founder Helena Rubinstein, Inc cosmetics
Kal Ruttenstein VP & fashion director Blumingdale
Essie Sakhai persian carpets, oriental rugs
Lydia Sarfati Pic Polish-born American esthetician, entrepreneur, author,
Vidal Sassoon RWF HW Pic British hairdresser, Sassoon Vidal
Andrew Saul Pic owner Brooks Fashion Stores
Jay Schottenstein Pic chairman American Eagle Outfitters
Adolph Schuman president Lilli Ann apparel
Jay Sebring Pic hair stylist 1967 Sebring International
Isaac Shalom Pic Syrian-born American businessman, philanthropist, handkerchief
Carl Shapiro president/chairman Kay Windsor ExLink
James Shapiro founder of  dress patterns Simplicity Pattern
Bert Shavitz co-founder Burt's  Bees
Steven Shein owner E&J Manufacturing Ltd. woolcoats
Baron Israel Sieff HW Pic co-founder Marks & Spencer
Baron Marcus Sieff HW Pic chairman Marks & Spencer
Robert Siegel Stride Rite = CEO 1993
Peter Simon Pic British founder 1972 Monsoon & Accessorize women clothing  half Jewish
Alfred Slaner Pic CEO Kyser-Roth Corp. 
Bob Sockholow CEO president Rochester Big and Tall Clothing
Estelle Sommers Pic founder Capezio dancewear
Sam Stein  founder 1908 Stein Mart 253 stores apparel
Jay Stein CEO, chairman Stein Mart 253 stores apparel ExLink
Maurice Stein Burbank supplier of cosmetics
Sam Stern founder Stern Mart apparel chain
Levi Strauss RWE HW Pic co-founder Levi Strauss & Co. Levi's RWN
Jeffrey Swartz CEO Timberland shoes
Nathan Swartz founder Timberland shoes
Sidney Swartz chairman Timberland shoes
Sy Syms Pic founder 1959 Syms
Elie Tahari Pic founder Theory
Harold Tillman Pic owner Jaeger
Ralph Toledano Pic chairman and CEO Chloe
Sidney Toledano Pic CEO president Christian Dior
Linda Wachner Pic president Max Factor Warnaco Groups
 Weinberg Timberland Co.
Joan Weinstein Pic president Ultimo
Alain Wertheimer Pic co-owner Chanel
Gerard Wertheimer Pic co-owner Chanel
Jacques Wertheimer Pic owner Chanel
Pierre Wertheimer Pic co-founder  Chanel cosmetics empire
Leslie Wexner Pic founder  1963 Limited Brands apparel stores empire
Morris Zale Zale Corporation
Mel/Patricia Zigler co-founders Banana Republic
George Zimmer Pic founder 1973, CEO Men's Warehouse ExLink
Luxuries entrepreneurs
Jacob Arabo founder, Jacob & Company
Richard Golden founder D.O.C. Eyeglasses
Moric von Fischer RWC Pic co-founder 1839 Herend porcelain
Kenneth Jay Lane jewellery designer, founder 1963 Kenneth Jay Lane, Inc
Edward Maritz founder 1894 Maritz Corp
Alain Dominique Perrin  Pic chairman Cartier Jewelry Firm
Gerald Ratner Pic co founder Signet Jewelers
Philip Rosenthal Pic founder Porcelain Factories
Hans Stern HW Pic founder 1945 H.Stern Inc jewelry shops chain
Maurice Tempelsman Pic chairman Lazar Kaplan International Inc diamond dealer
Laurence Tisch Pic president Bulova watches
Lou Weisbach Pic Ha-Lo Industries cofee cups
Severin Wunderman Severin Group watches
Morris Zale founder Zale Jewelery Corporation 1700 retail stores
Toys entrepreneurs/inventors
Beatrice Alexander Pic founder Madam Alexander's Doll Factory ExLink
David Abrams founder 1952 Mego Corporation ExLink
Avi Arad RWC HW Pic CEO Toy Biz
Frank Caplan RWF Pic Creative Playthings
Joshua Cowen Pic founder 1900 Lionel Corporation railroads
Herman Fisher co-founder 1930 Fisher-Price <Mattel
Jack Friedman Pic founder LJN Toys
Brian Goldner CEO chairman Hasbro, Inc
Michael Goldstein CEO 1994-98, chairman 1998- Toys "R" Us
Arnold Greenberg CEO, chairman Coleco Industries video game
Maurice Greenberg founder 1932 Coleco
Elliot Handler founder 1945 Mattel Barbie doll
Ruth Handler RWN HW Pic Mattel Barbie doll
Alan Hassenfeld Pic CEO chairman 1989- Hasbro, Inc
Henry Hassenfeld co-founder 1920 Hasbro, Inc toys home entertainment
Hilel Hassenfeld co-founder 1920 Hasbro, Inc toys home entertainment
Stephen Hassenfeld Pic CEO chairman 1980-89 Hasbro, Inc
Isaac Heller co-founder Remco
Harry/Joseph Kaufman founders 1922 KB toys ???
Fred Kort founder chairman Imperial Toy Company ExLink
Isaac Larian RWF Pic MGA Entertainment Bratz
Charles Lazarus founder 1948, CEO Toys "R" Us
Edwin Lowe Pic entrepreneur Yahtzee Bingo
Louis Marx Pic founder 1919 Louis Marx and Company
Harold Matson co-founder Mattel Barbie doll
Rose/Morris Michtom Pic founders 1903 Ideal Novelty and Toy Company Teddy Bear ExLink
Benjamin Michtom president Ideal Novelty and Toy Company Teddy Bear
Henry Orenstein founder Topper Toys
Isaac Perlmutter Pic CEO Marvel Enterprises, Inc Toy Biz
Irving Price co-founder 1930 Fisher-Price <Mattel ???
Erno Rubik RWF Pic Rubik's cube
Helen Schelle co-founder 1930 Fisher-Price <Mattel ??? ExLink
Frederick Schwarz founder 1862 FAO Schwarz
Joseph Steiner co-founder 1947 Kenner Products
Gerald Storch Pic CEO, chairman Toys "R" Us
Manny Stul CEO Moose Toys
Stanley Weston Inventor, licensing agent G.I. Joe
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Toy Industry Hall of Fame
Beatrice Alexander Pic Alexander Doll Company 2000
Joshua Cowen Pic founder 1900 Lionel Corporation 1987
Neil Friedman Pic president Toys "R" Us 2004
Jerome Fryer president CBS Toys 1985 ???
Joan Ganz Cooney Pic co-founder Sesame Workshop 2009 Jewish father
Marvin Glass Marvin Glass & Associates 1985 ExLink
Eddy Goldfarb 2003
Michael Goldstein Toys "R" Us 1999
Nathan Greenman Greenman Brothers 1985
Elliot Handler founder 1945 Mattel 1989
Ruth Handler RWN HW Pic Mattel 1989
Alan Hassenfeld Pic CEO chairman 1989- Hasbro, Inc 1994
Stephen Hassenfeld Pic CEO chairman 1980-89 Hasbro, Inc 1991
Merrill Hassenfeld 1985
Morey Kasch M.W. Kasch Company 1988
Reuben Klamer Pic 2005 ExLink
Charles Lazarus founder 1948, CEO Toys "R" Us 1990
Aaron Locker 1993
Louis Marx Pic 1985
Benjamin Michtom president Ideal Novelty and Toy Company 1989
Jack Pressman founder 1922 Pressman Toy Corporation 2009
Charles Raizen owner Transogram 1986
Albert Steiner co-founder Kenner Products Toy Co. 1993
Lionel Weintraub Ideal Toy Corporation 2005
Sy Ziv 1997