In 2012, a man named James McBride and an internationally known entrepreneur Chris Burch bought a beach hostel on an Indonesian island. The both of them spent around $30 million renovating the place and then reopened it as a five-star hotel called Nihiwatu in 2015. Nihiwatu was voted the best hotel in world by Travel + Leisure in 2016. In 2015, Burch did an interview with Business Jet Traveler and he stated he bought it for his children and as something he wished they could preserve and give back to the community. He also said the place they chose was absolutely perfect; they built things that no other place in the world could have provided. Check this on businessinsider.com.
Chris Burch is Founder and CEO of Burch Creative Capital. He is still an active investor of many different businesses that span from a wide range of industries and he is a co-founder of a luxury fashion branch. Mr. Burch has been devoted to spread the power of branding and he applies his sense of marketing and sales brilliantly. He has a firm understanding of financial services, hospitality, technology, and consumer products. If you need any knowledge of these things, Mr. Burch is the guy to go to.
In his nearly 40 year career as an entrepreneur and investor, Chris Burch has risen to the occasion and participated in over 50 companies. He has a great understanding of what the consumer wants and uses his international and direct experience to get the best out of what he is working on. Burch Creative Capital brand portfolio has recently introduced ED by Ellen DeGeneres, Cocoon9, Poppin, and TRADEMARK to a list of already highly established brands by Burch. Additional article on architecturaldigest.com.
Burch started in 1967 when he was still an undergrad at Ithaca College. He worked a lot with his brother Bob, their first investment was $2,000 to start a clothing store called Eagle’s Eye. They eventually sold it to Swire Group for $165 million, check this on bjtonline.com. After they got their foot in the door, Burch slowly started working his way up and built his career slowly and had that knack for success. He is known as one of the best businessmen in the world. Be updated with Burch recent timeline activities, click on crunchbase.com.
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