Tom Ford is an entrepreneur, film director, filmmaker, fashion designer as well as a screenwriter belonging to America. In 2006, he introduced his luxury brand while served at Yves Saint Laurent and Gucci as a Creative Director. He is famous in design and culture councils worldwide for his creativity and intelligence. He also owns Tom Ford eyewear, Tom Ford boutique on Toronto as well as a production company also. His estimated net worth is $200 million.
Bio and Wiki
Ford was born to Thomas David and Shirley Burton on August 27th, 1961 in Austin, Texas. He is named as Thomas Carlyle Ford. He is 6 feet and 1 inch tall. Ford was dropped out of school and university until he began studying Architecture at The New School’s Art and Design College. Before his final year, he spent his one and half year in Paris and worked there as an intern at Chloe’s Press office. He developed his interest in fashion there.
Ford tied his marital knot with Richard Buckley.
Ford began his career by working as a fashion assistant at Hardwick for two years. After sometime, he worked at Perry Ellis for ore two year. However, he got bore of American Fashion for its tacky style. Therefore, he headed towards an Italian fashion house named Gucci and worked there. Ford got promotion and became a Creativity Director there in 1994. He contributed to increased sales of Gucci to 90 % amid 1995- 96.
Ford left Gucci for particular conflicts in 2004. He launched beauty, menswear, eyewear as well as accessories naming his brand as ‘Tom Ford’ in 2006. After being mentioned in the song ‘Shoe and Tie’by Justin Timberlake, Ford launched ties, shirts, suits as well as accessories for the Grammy winner Video ‘Shoe and Tie’.
Ford announced to launch a film making company, in 2005. Moreover, he made directorial debut as ‘A Single Man’ in 2009. Single Man was premiered and got nominated for the top award ‘Golden Lion’ the same year. In 2016, he directed Nocturnal Animals.
Awards and Achievements
Ford made huge efforts during his whole career for which he got fruitful results and got awards and many titles as well. His awards include ‘GLAAD Media Vito Russo Award’ in 2007, Bodil Award for Best American Film’ for A Single Man in 2011’, ‘CFDA Geofrey Beene Lifetime Achievement’ in 2014, ‘CFDA Award for Menswear Designer of the Year’ in 2015’ as well as ‘Satellite Auteur Award’ in 2017 are amongst the Awards which he achieved.
How Rich is Tom Ford?
Ford as a young, creative and intelligent entrepreneur has focused on multi-dimensions as a film maker and a fashion designer as well. He got success and fame across the globe in every field. He has an estimated net worth of $200 million, which is a hefty amount in fact.
Ford is a dedicated, creative, inspiring and a well-known person. He is a mindful and extremely intelligent human being who made it even after being expelled out form school and university as well.