Spanx Creator Sara Blakely Joins Forbes' Billionaires List

Posted on March 10, 2012

Sara Blakely Forbes Billionaires List


Spanx creator Sara Blakely has joined the Forbes' Billionaires List. At 41, she is the youngest self-made woman on the list. She is also the cover story for the Forbes' billionaires issue.

Sara told ABC News that her sales went crazy after the product was featured on Oprah. She also said, "I got the idea from Spanx from my own rear end."

Sara Blakely told Forbes she is ready to take her Spanx brand worldwide over the next ten years. Take a look:



Photo: Ben Baker/Redux for Forbes