WWD reveal top 20 newsmakers of the year

WWD reveal top 20 newsmakers of the year

Who has been keeping the media busy in 2014?

Editor: Buro 24/7

Site: WWD

Women's Wear Daily (WWD) have debuted its list of the top 20 newsmakers of 2014 – the most important figures that have influenced the news in fashion, beauty, business and more this year

The annual list of 'Top 20 Newsmakers' by industry title Women's Wear Daily (WWD) for 2014 has been released and features a host of influencers – from designer Jeremy Scott to Alibaba-owner Jack Ma. WWD's editors analysed each designer, business owner and company to compile the top 20, and the number one influencer is scheduled to be announced on December 15. 

In addition to Scott and Ma the list features LVMH's head honcho Bernard Arnault, Target's Brian Cornell, American Apparel's Dov Charney, designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, Tory Burch, Nicolas Ghesquière, Ralph Lauren, Jean Paul Gaultier, Hedi Slimane, Diana von Furstenberg, Alexander Wang, the president of Shiseido Masahiko Uotani, the head of Wal-Mart Stores Doug McMillon, Saks Fifth Avenue's Marigay McKee, and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.