According to the article release on http://www.businessinsider.com, Chris Burch has taken his entrepreneurship to the next level. Together with an hotelier, James McBride, Burch purchased a beach hostel along the Island of Indonesian. They spent more than 30 million dollars in converting the beach hostel into a five-star resort it is today. They named it Nihiwatu. It was voted the best resort in the world by the Leisure and Travel Magazine. As one of the best resorts in the world, Nihiwatu has become more than what is expected. It is a rare achievement because most of the business ventures do not normally give more than 70% of return. Additional reading on architecturaldigest.com.
About Chris Burch
Mr. Burch is the Executive Director of Burch Creative Capital, a company he founded based on his entrepreneurial values. As an entrepreneur, Chris Burch based his business vision on the application of imagination, opportunities in new markets, incubation, creativity, and disruptive brands that have great impacts on the lives of consumers. With over 40 years in the investment and entrepreneurship world, Christopher has been involved in the development and success of over 50 companies. He has a good record in connecting innovation and intuitive understanding to create business impact. Read insights and views from him, check this interview of him here.
The brand portfolio of Creative Capital includes TRADEMARK, Cocoon9, Nihiwatu, Poppin, and ED. The recent brands that were also embraced by Burch Creative Capital include Voss Water, Jawbone, and Faena Hotel + Universe. This implies that Burch’s firm is diverse with its investment. For a closer look at his diverse brand portfolio, click on burchcreativecapital.com.
Currently, Burch Creative Capital is supporting the growth of consumer and lifestyle brands, which are ranging from home furnishing, retail, and apparel to organic foods, technology, and hospitality.
Mr. Chris Burch began his career as a junior entrepreneur while studying at the Ithaca College. Together with his brother, Bob, Chris Burch started the Eagle’s Eye Apparel. With hard work and commitment, Chris and Bob managed to convert Eagle’s Eye into a million dollar business. However, they later sold it at $165 million. After selling Eagle’s Eye, Chris Burch invested in the Internet Capital Group, a company that is known for IPO and internet of space. For an overview of his diverse investments and for timeline activity update, hit on this.
As a businessman, Burch relies on his ability to find the interconnection between implementation and innovation. In that case, most of the business innovations established by Burch revolve around the understanding of consumer behaviors. Apart from being a serial businessman, Chris Burch is also a philanthropist. He was involved with the HSSF (Henry Street Settlement Foundation) and Sumba Foundation. More to read on bjtonline.com.
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