Rachel Zoe is a fashion designer, stylist and businesswoman. She is best known for dressing some the world’s most celebrated women in her signature effortless, glamorous style

Prior to the journey of my career, I was a student at George Washington University majoring in sociology and psychology. Growing up, I didn’t know what a stylist was, but I was obsessed with fashion magazines and inspired by the images they conveyed and the stories they told. I knew I needed to be part of the process, the execution—how it all came to fruition. My idol from a very young age was Grace Coddington. She is someone I will always look up to. She is a true artist of fashion.

In my early 20s, I worked as a fashion editor at YM Magazine. It was an incredibly valuable experience

You can read more of Rachel Zoe’s interview and her success and challenges she has faced in her career in THE GAME CHANGERS: Success Secrets from Inspirational Women Influencing the World