Tom Ford Made Time 100 List

Designer and director Tom Ford

Time Magazine announced its 2011 list of 100 most influential people in the world, and Tom Ford is listed as a fashion and film Director. A quick look at his biography reveals how he qualifies for this position.

Tom Ford was born on August 27, 1961 as Thomas Carlyle Ford (currently 49). Originally from Austin, Texas, Tom attended New York University only to drop out and earn an architecture degree from Parsons the New School for Design.

The big break came in 1994 when Tom was promoted to be the creative director of Gucci. Continue reading