Chris Burch is the founder and CEO of Burch Creative Capital, a New York based investment firm, refer also to (Medium.com). He prides himself on his ability to find unusual success and the balance between innovation and implementation. Burch Creative Capital strives to match creative ideas with the right funding. Today Burch Creative Capital’s portfolio spans across a wide range of lifestyle and retail products.
In 2012 Chris Burch also became the owner of Nihi Sumba Island and the Nihi Hotel. The resort was originally founded by two surfers in search of the prefect wave, see this site, elitetraveler.com. When they happened upon Nihi Sumba island they were inspired to create a resort that would maintain the beauty of the island while sharing the experience with those that would appreciate it. In 1988 when those original owners were looking to expand Burch stepped in with global hotelier James McBride. Nihi Hotels has now been voted the #1 hotel in 2016 and 2017.
Along with his wide range of investments Chris Burch has also been involved in the rise of several well known technology and luxury brands. And has found ways to give back through philanthropic initiatives and helping fund research for several charitable organizations. This all started while he was an undergraduate at Ithaca college when he and his brother used $2,000 to start Eagle Eye’s apparel which they later sold for $60 million.
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