2008 : February: Appears in Roger Moenks's book Inheriting Beauty. June: Accepts the CFDA Accessory Designer of the Year award. September: Launches the BR accessories logo in memory of her father, Buddy Robinson. October: The Fashion Footwear Association of New York presents Burch with its Designer of the Year award. November: She releases a compilation CD of her favorite music to benefit Save the Children.

In April 2014, the Obama Administration named Burch an inaugural member of the Presidential Ambassadors for Global Entrepreneurship, a group of successful American businesspeople committed to developing the next generation of entrepreneurs in the U.S. and around the world. Other members of PAGE include Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn, and entertainment producer Quincy Jones.

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