Before her marriage granted her access to the show, no one had ever heard of her.
It is as though she learned from her first failed marriage to a much more famous man that she had to make a name for herself rather than relying on her husband.
She has also used the exposure gained through their marriage to launch fragrances, a series of books, and a reality TV series.
Let’s face it — she likely married for money at least in part, but Kimora has worked hard to extend her brand through her own efforts.
But we are not here today to judge whether being a gold digger itself is bad or good, or what a women should do once she snags that man with cash.