Life of a Designer
BORN Reggio Calabria 1946
FAMILY COMPANY Gianni Versace, 50% owned by Gianni, 30% brother Santo, and 20% sister Donatella
STRATEGY Establish Versace as a strong global brand, branch out into nonfashion lines like home accessories, and double sales by 2000
Updated July 17, 1997 by bwwebmaster
Copyright 1997, Bloomberg L.P.