10 female entrepreneurs (who happen to be celebrities)

While many of us may dream of being stars, these stars dreamed of being entrepreneurs. Here are just a few of the women celebrities that are giving it a go in business.

Christy Turlington

christy turlington
  • Title: Founder
  • Company: Every Mother Counts

A supermodel on a mission, Turlington founded Every Mother Counts, a non-profit focused on global maternal health issues, in 2010. As part of her awareness-raising efforts, Turlington directed a documentary film, produced a Starbucks (SBUX, Fortune 500) compilation CD and enlisted a number of corporate partners in her campaign. As a result, the organization has funded improvements in health services and facilities, from Florida to Malawi.

  @FortuneMagazine - Last updated November 26 2013 09:40 AM ET
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