A new five star resort recently announced its grand opening in 2015. It is located on a tropical Indonesian island. Who in their right mind would open a luxury resort here?
Chris Burch, that’s who.
Chris Burch is a hardworking, dedicated man that has found success in the fashion industry. He founded some of the most well-known brands in the world today, such as C.Wonder and Tory Burch. Related article on ideamensch.com. He did not stop there. He used the finances that he earned to invest further and make something of himself.
His new hotel goes by the name ‘Nihiwatu’. This means ‘mortar stone’. It has already been recognized multiple times as one of the best hotels in the world since its opening. This 30 million dollar hotel is nothing short of luxurious. Burch’s original intent was to simply buy the land and preserve it in its natural state. Little did he know that he would end up allowing people to enjoy its natural beauty, while basking in the wealth of a five-star hotel. For additional reading, hop over to forbes.com.
Christopher Burch founded Burch Creative Capital in 2007. More reading on burchcreativecapital.com. He maintains a position as the CEO in this company. It would be an understatement to say that he is an avid investor. He has over 40 years of experience in the field of investing and entrepreneurship. Burch has helped over 50 companies find success and become profitable. He has invested in ED by Ellen DeGeneres (a clothing and furniture line), Cocoon9, Poppin, TRADEMARK, Jawbone, Voss Water, as well as a slew of other companies. These wise investments have brought him great wealth. Check bjtonline.com
Chris Burch continues to try his hand in different industries. One of the best and most useful qualities that Burch possesses is his versatility. He has had success in his investments across the board – whether it be the food industry, clothing, furniture, technology, or other retail products – Burch knows what it takes to succeed. Of course, this is not some talent that he was born with. It took him a lifetime of hard work and dedication to get where he is today. It all started with him having a vision of what he wanted, and eventually creating it for himself.
He is truly the epitomy of what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur.