Sara Blakely

USC Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies

is pleased to honor

Sara Blakely

Founder and CEO of


as its

2019 Entrepreneur of the Year

Join us as Sara Blakely shares her experience starting and building Spanx into a worldwide brand for smart, comfortable women’s apparel and shape wear — without taking any outside investment.  Ms. Blakely was named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People and, a few years back, was the youngest self-made female billionaire.  In support of her mission to empower women, she created the Spanx by Sara Blakely Foundation and signed The Giving Pledge committing to donate half of her wealth to charity.

Event Details

October 21, 2019 | 6:00 – 8:00 pm
USC Town and Gown
Free admission for USC students, faculty, staff, and invited guests

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