People: Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (KORS.N)
Mr. Michael David Kors is Honorary Chairman, Chief Creative Officer of Michael Kors Holdings Ltd. Mr. Kors studied fashion design at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan and in 1981 created what has become an enduring and iconic luxury lifestyle empire with a distinctive point of view and global reach. He held his first runway show in 1984 for the Michael Kors fall collection and he has successfully built our Company into a global luxury lifestyle brand. Mr. Kors has been the recipient of numerous industry awards, including the CFDA Womenswear Designer of the Year in 1999 and Menswear Designer of the Year in 2003. Amongst his other accolades, Mr. Kors has also been awarded The Accessories Council ACE Award for Designer of the Year in 2006 and Fashion Group International’s Star Honoree at its annual Night of Stars Awards in 2009. In 2010, the CFDA acknowledged Mr. Kors with their most prestigious honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award. He also received the Award of Courage from the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) in 2011. In addition to all of these accomplishments, from 1998 to 2004 Mr. Kors also served as creative director of Celine, the French luxury brand. Mr. Kors is a renowned, award winning designer and is instrumental in defining our brand and designing our collections. His unique role as our founder, Chief Creative Officer and the namesake behind our brand provides our Board of Directors with valuable leadership and insight into our design, marketing and publicity strategy.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||2,500,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||4,874,940|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||7,755,820|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||15,130,800|