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Chris Burch, the Man Behind Many Successful Brands

Born in 1953, in Wayne, Pennsylvania, Christopher Burch became the founder of one of the most successful venture investments companies in New York City: The Burch Creative Capital. Burch Creative Capital oversees and manages hundreds of investments and the portfolios of hundreds of clients as well. Chris Burch is a billionaire since 2012, and his business has been better than ever. Currently, he is the Chief Executive officer (CEO) of the group, see (

Burch didn’t know wealth since childhood. He was born in a modest family in Wayne, and his mother was an Episcopalian while his father distributed mining equipment and supplies. From his father’s background, Chris Burch learned a bit about business administration and about management. Chris Burch’s family always educated him and taught him always to listen and pay attention to other people to learn from them.

Fast forward many decades and Burch is inaugurating the Burch Creative Capital, a company he grew after years of experience in the industry. He was a business developer by heart, having helped a wide range of other companies rise to the top, such as the famous hotel Faena Hotel, the businesses Poppin, Voss Water, Cocoon9 and even Ellen DeGeneres’ lifestyle brand.


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The entrepreneur was also very interested in the hotel business and real estate in general; having invested large sums of money to revitalize an old resort in an Indonesian island, learn more info on The island was Sumba, one of the most beautiful natural wonders in that part of the world, and the name of the hotel was Nihiwatu, which was now ranked as the best resort in the world by the Travel + Leisure magazine.

The influence of Burch is notable. In 2014, his fame led him to Ellen DeGeneres when she sought the business developer to help her start her own lifestyle brand named “ED by Ellen DeGeneres.” The business was a success, and he took a liking of the healthcare and lifestyle subject, having helped create many other lifestyle companies such as BaubleBar, Blink Health, among others, visit