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Entrepreneur: The New Celebrity?

Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham has made her way into the competitive world of high-end fashion, seeing recent sales growth of 2,900% and employment growth of 3,233%. She was just named the UK’s most successful entrepreneur of 2014 according to Management Today, The Cut reported. In a Guardian interview last year, Beckham spoke candidly of her transition from pop star to fashion boss: “I used to feel famous, but now I feel successful.” 

It’s a feeling others are clearly chasing too, as many other celebs have taken a turn from successful jobs in entertainment and sports in order to start their own companies. Learn about some unexpected endeavors in the gallery above. 

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