Founder and Chief Shoe Giver, TOMS
Described by Bill Clinton as ”one of the most interesting entrepreneurs I have ever met”, Blake Mycoskie is the Founder and Chief Shoe Giver of TOMS, and the person behind the idea of One for One, which has turned into a global movement. TOMS has given over two million pairs of new shoes to children in need since it began in 2006. The company also recently expanded its unique business model to include TOMS Eyewear, helping to save and restore sight for those in need. In 2011, Mycoskie was named on Fortune Magazine’s “40 Under 40” list, recognizing him as one of the top young businessmen in the world.