Jason Wu is a Taiwanese-Canadian fashion designer based in New York City. He is best known for his women’s wear collections, which are inspired by a mix of classic and modern styles. Wu gained fame in 2009 when he designed the inaugural gown for Michelle Obama, the First Lady of the United States, to wear to the presidential inaugural ball. Since then, he has become a well-respected figure in the fashion industry and has received numerous accolades for his work.