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Chris Burch is a New York City-based businessman who is passionate about creativity. He owns and operates Burch Creative Capital through which he invests in companies in several industries. He opened his first business in the 1970s while still attending college among the brands he has contributed to be Tory Burch, Faena Hotel + Universe, Poppin, Voss Water, and Jawbone.
He bought an Indonesian Resort in 2012 that he then spent millions renovating. This is the acclaimed Nihiwatu and it is located on the Island of Sumba. Chris Burch first entered the hospitality industry with the Faena Hotel + Universe. This is located in Argentina and Chris Burch partnered with hotelier Alan Faena and architect Philippe Start on this project.
Another person whom Chris Burch has partnered with is the celebrity talk show host Ellen DeGeneres. In July 2014 they unveiled her new lifestyle brand, ED by Ellen Degeneres. in that same year he founded Cocoon9. This is a firm that builds luxury prefabricated homes. Past companies he helped get off the ground have been Little Duck Organics, Blink Health, TRADEMARK, Bur+Mah, and Brad’s Raw Foods, check (Burchcreativecapital.com).
Chris Burch says that he has always been curious about a great many things. He is always studying the world around him and thinking about how products and services he is interacting with can be made better, as posted on prnewswire.com. Early in his career, he had huge success in the apparel business and decided that he would help other entrepreneurs who had come up with great business ideas.
Cocoon9 came about from his interest in the tiny house movement. Chris Burch says that many people nowadays would rather accumulate experiences in their life rather than stuff. This company features highly efficient floor plans, a focus on energy efficiency, mixed with a contemporary design and luxurious finishes.