When it comes to the hottest celebrities in the world, one name is sure to be at the top of the list – Fran Horowitz. In fact, it is hard to find a person with a higher net worth than Fran, who has a value estimated at $1,143,667. Aside from being a celebrity, she is also a businesswoman. This is how she has been able to amass a wealth of wealth.
She is an American who is known for her expertise in merchandising and marketing. Her career started when she worked for several companies, such as Bonwit Teller, Saks Fifth Avenue and Bergdorf Goodman. From there, she got her MBA at Fordham University. After that, she became an executive of Express Inc. Besides her job at the company, she also has a role on the board of SeriousFun Children’s Network, which gives free camps for children who suffer from serious ailments.
Before becoming a CEO of Abercrombie & Fitch, she has been working as President of the Hollister brand. During her tenure at the company, she was credited with re-setting the mind-set of the brand. She has recruited a world-class design team and helped improve profitability. The company has now grown and has been able to survive.
Prior to her role at the company, Fran Horowitz served as the Executive Vice President of Women’s Merchandising and Design for Express Inc., and was responsible for the management of all brands under the company’s umbrella. Previously, she had also served as a member of the executive team at Ann Taylor Loft.
She has also received numerous accolades from high-ranking officials, including an Honorable Person of the Year award from the President. Moreover, she is known for her leadership skills and a preference for diversity. As the President of the company, she is in charge of merchandising and marketing for the brand. However, she will now report to Arthur C. Martinez, the brand president of Abercrombie & Fitch.
She is married to Michael Bonadies, and has two kids. They are currently living in Columbus, Ohio. She is also an active member of the Columbus Partnership, a group of chief executive officers from leading businesses in Columbus, Ohio.
Her total salary is estimated at $11,949,691, and she receives other forms of compensation. In addition, she has a base salary of $1,143,667. For the year 2020, she will receive a pension valued at $14,443 and other compensation valued at $26,608.
Currently, she is a member of the Audit/Finance Committee of Conagra Brands. She is also an Independent Director at Conagra Brands, whose total compensation is estimated to be $230,056. Apart from her work at the company, she has a social media account.
In her early life, she began her career in buying positions at Bonwit Teller and Bergdorf Goodman. At the same time, she also attended Armonk High School and Lafayette College. It is this college education that gave her an additional degree, which she received in 1990.