Kathy Ireland is a former model, CEO and Designer of her eponymous brand product marketing company, Kathy Ireland Worldwide. Kathy...

As a supermodel, Kathy Ireland was used to seeing pictures of herself retouched to hide her flaws. But a photo of the one-time Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue staple at home recently took her breath away - and not in a good way.

"I didn't recognize the person I saw," said one of the hottest and most successful cover girls of the '80s and '90s, who went on to become a hugely successful CEO. "I saw someone who looked overstressed, overwhelmed and overweight."

Kathy Ireland Biography

Kathy Ireland Bikini Pic Kathy Ireland is a former model, CEO and Designer of her eponymous brand product marketing company, Kathy Ireland Worldwide. Kathy... More »
Born
Birthplace
Santa Barbara, California
Full Name
Kathleen Marie Ireland