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Top 10 Most influential people in Tampa Bay

10. Sara Blakely: The founder of Spanx. Blakely is from Clearwater and went to FSU. Blakely started selling fax machines and one day was frustrated how she looked in white pants, so she cut the bottom of pantyhose and made them into what is now known as the body shapers.

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Top 10 Most influential people in Tampa Bay

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