When it comes to business, there are a lot of factors that have the potential to contribute to success. One such trait is creativity. Fast Company is constantly seeking out notable creative individuals in their fields, and compiles several lists each year in recognition of significant creative achievements and innovation in business.
The 100 Most Creative People in Business 2014 named industry leaders and entrepreneurs from a wide range of backgrounds and fields, including hi-tech, marketing, healthcare, diversity and show business.
Princess Reema Bint Bandar al-Saud, CEO of Alfa International and Sallie Krawcheck, former Wall Street executive, were both named for their contributions to diversity and opportunities for women in business in Saudi Arabia and the U.S.
Emil Michael, Naveen Tewari and Camille Gibson were recognized for their creative achievements in marketing and their wildly successful advertisement campaigns, while Chase Adam, Linda Avey, Anmol Madan and Joel Dudley were named for a ground-breaking crowdfunding platform aimed at supporting health care for people in need.
Other famous individuals listed among the Most Creative People in 2014 were Jerry Seinfeld, Anna Kendrick and HBO’s Game of Thrones costume designer Michele Clapton.