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Venus Williams, American Professional Tennis Player

Venus Williams has one of the meanest backhands around. Plus she's chic on and off the court. And she's applied her aesthetic to her startup V Starr Interiors, an interior design company that specializes in commercial and residential spaces. The tennis pro has also invested in Jamba Juice franchises and is a minority owner of the Miami Dolphins.