CEO and designer of Kathy Ireland Worldwide, business speaker Kathy Ireland is better known to the public as the iconic Sports Illustrated model and actress. She was featured in the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue for thirteen years in a row and appeared on the cover three times. Kathy’s first cover was on the 25th Anniversary Edition, which became SI’s best selling swimsuit issue to date.
As an actress, Kathy Ireland starred in her first movie, Alien from L.A. in 1988 and made other appearances during her career. She also appeared on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. In 1993, she lent her name to a line of socks for K-Mart and after much success; the company gave Kathy Ireland her own clothing line. She then founded Kathy Ireland Worldwide, a brand product marketing company. By 2005, KIWW products were sold in over 50,000 locations in 15 countries. She is author of six books, three of which are children’s books. Kathy Ireland is available for speaking engagements, personal appearances and endorsements.
SHOWS: Dancing with the Stars, The Hollywood Squares
APPEARANCES: Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader?, Boy Meets World, Late Night with David Letterman, The Arsenio Hall Show, The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, The Rosie O’Donnell Show, The Talk
BOOKS: Powerful Inspirations: Eight Lessons that Will Change Your Life, Real Solutions for Busy Moms: Your Guide to Success and Sanity, Real Solutions for Busy Moms Devotional: 52 God-Inspired Messages for Your Heart, Story Reader Kathy Ireland Book: An Angel Called Hope, Mona’s Favorite Words, What Do Mommies Do? and An Angel Called Hope
TO WORK WITH KATHY IRELAND: Celebrity Speaker Kathy Ireland can be hired for endorsements and events in roles such as public speaker, autograph signings, hosting, SMT’S, public relation campaigns, team building events and corporate hospitality.