Rachel Roy Net Worth
Rachel Roy net worth: Rachel Roy is an American fashion designer who has a net worth of $12 million. She was born in 1974 in Monterey, California and has lived in California all her life. She was raised with her brother, Rajendra Roy, who is now the Chief Film Curator at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. She got her first job in fashion at the age of 14 working with Contempo Casuals, a clothing outlet in her hometown. After graduating college at Washington Adventist University, she worked in New York as a stylist for magazines and music videos. She soon became an intern at the urban fashion line, Rocawear, where she worked her way up to be the creative director of the women's division and children's division in the company; this is also here she met her husband, Damon Dash. She and Dash were married in 2005 and had two daughters, Ava and Tallulah, before divorcing in 2009. Roy has been credited with a number of awards and accolades in her field including a Bollywood industry award for her contribution to American fashion in 2006. She was inducted into the Council of Fashion Designers of America in 2007, and in 2009, she launched her own line The Rachel Roy collection, which is an affordable line of sportswear, shoes, and accessories. The label, RACHEL Rachel Roy, is available exclusively at Macy's as well as at Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Shoewoo, and Nordstrom. Some of her well known celebrity clients include Michelle Obama, Diane Sawyer, Kate Hudson, Jennifer Garner, Iman, Lucy Liu, Sharon Stone, Tyra Banks, Wendy Williams, and Penelope Cruz. Roy recently made headlines after the 2014 Met Ball when Solange Knowles was seen arguing with Roy shortly before attacking her sister's husband, Jay Z, in an elevator.