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Donald G. Fisher

Gap

1969 - 1995

Retail

1960 b. 1928
male
EducationOneDegree
UndergraduateUniversity of California
Personal
Born-Died1928
BirthplaceCalifornia (CA)
RaceWhite
FatherOwner, Small Business
Era - 1960

Fisher opened his first store in 1969 selling exclusively Leviís jeans. Five years later, Fisher created his own line of womenís jeans, called Gap jeans. Fisher expanded his company to include 2,300 retail stores in the U.S., Canada, France, Germany, Japan and the U. K. and additional retail chains - GapKids, BabyGap, Banana Republic, and Old Navy Clothing Co. Fisher grew Gap into a $9 billion company.