This article is all about fashion mogul Chris Burch and important work he recently completed. Then general information will be given about him. Burch originally founded and cofounded many internationally known retail brands. Now Burch decided to put his entrepreneurial life into a new direction, hospitality.
Burch alongside James McBride a hotelier, bought very special pieces of property. In 2012, It was a beach hostel on Sumba an Indonesian Island. Together they spent $30 million working on the hostel project. It later reopened as a five-star resort by the name of Nihiwatu in 2015. In 2016 “Travel + Leisure” voted it the best hotel in the world. To read more, check businessinsider.com.
It was told by the Wall Street Journal, that Burch divides his time between the Hamptons, Miami, and his Indonesia resort as well. Currently he has a total of twenty-seven private villas. That includes the private home of his entitled Raja Mendaka. Actually, his home has a main house along with four more villas. Every villa even come with its own private plunge pool.
Nihiwatu has ended up being the biggest local employer on the whole island. Also, a part of the profits gained from the hotel are given as well to the Sumba Foundation. It is an organization which funds projects to assist the local community. Another cool thing is Raja Mendaka, Burch’s private home is opened up to guests as well. Related article on architecturaldigest.com.
Now some general information about Chris Burch. Christopher J. Burch is both the CEO and founder of Burch Creative Capital. The investment philosophy of the company is also an expression as well. The expression displays the entrepreneurial vision and values of Burch for things like creativity, imagination application, support and scale, and new market opportunities. This all lead up to disruptive businesses and brands which have a lasting, positive, and direct impact on the lives of consumers. Refer to bjtonline.com for additional article.
Burch has been an entrepreneur and an investor for almost forty years. In those many years, he has participated in the increase of over fifty companies. Burch has also greatly expanded his brand portfolio. For example, has recently introduced many new introductions of companies like Poppin, TRADEMARK, an Cocoon9. It was added to brands that Burch previously embraced, like Jawbone, Voss Water, and Faena Hotel + Universe. The company is now helping in the development of many consumer and lifestyle products. These products range from apparel and retail.
To learn more about his diversified investment portfolio, visit http://www.burchcreativecapital.com/portfolio/