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Thirty-five years have passed since the Saturday morning Peter Nygård went on an interview at a Winnipeg, Manitoba, dress firm he would eventually own. He’s turned it into a state-of-the-art maker of branded and private label sportswear, with operations around the globe and nearly $500 million in revenue.

This story first appeared in the December 11, 2002 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.