Before they were stars: Celebrities' past jobs

Slideshow posted in Photos | Wednesday, February 16, 2011

74 of 80: Rachel Ray seems to be everywhere these days: as a cooking-show hostess, television personality and author. Despite all this success, Ray used to be stuck behind the candy counter at a Macy's in New York City. However, the job came to benefit Ray, as she eventually moved up to manage the fresh-foods department, helping pave the way to her cooking career ( Photo / Facebook.com/pages/rachaelraycom/69786649841?ref=nf#!/pages/rachaelraycom/69786649841)