Haute 100 Los Angeles Update: The Kardashians

Our Haute 100 list details the accomplishments of the most influential people in each of our markets—MiamiNew YorkLos Angeles, and San Francisco. These people continue to make moves, so rather than waiting for the next Haute 100 issue to come out, we thought we’d provide you with regular updates on those Haute 100 members who are making headlines. Check back daily for more info on the most powerful people in your city. Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week was not the last New York has seen of the Kardashians: Los Angeles bid adieu to Kim and Kourtney as they headed back to the Big Apple on Sunday to shoot their next reality series, which follows the sisters as they open a new DASH boutique in SoHo.

The Kardashians

Category: Entertainers

Industry: Television

Company: DASH Store

What Makes Them Haute: Entrepreneurs, television personalities, models, and socialites, the Kardashians are a celebrity self-branding success story. The fifth season premiere of E!’s Keeping Up with the Kardashians boasted record ratings for the network, averaging nearly 4.7 million total viewers. And recently, the Kardashian clan plus Bruce Jenner received the honorable key to the city from Beverly Hills Mayor Jimmy Delshad.

What Makes Them Haute Now: The two eldest Kardashian sisters are officially moving on up to the Big Apple. The duo is leaving behind the sunny blonde-laden coast, as well as sister Khloe who will most likely stay behind with Laker’s Lamar Odom, in exchange for fall in New York to shoot another spin-off of Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Kourtney and Kim Take New York will debut on E! in January 2011. The sisters, along with Kourtney’s boyfriend Scott Disick and baby Mason, have landed in New York City and the cameras are already rolling along its famous streets. The new series will follow the young stars as they launch DASH in SoHo. E! will make further announcements regarding the new season in upcoming days.

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