For entrepreneur and active investor, Chris Burch, he carries close to 40 years of being involved in the business end of multiple business ventures. Some of his greatest ventures include Voss Water and Jawbone. While seeking new ventures, Chris Burch took over a luxury resort that was built on a Indoneasian Island in Sumba known as Nihiwatu. This acquisition would go on to be ranked as the #1 hotel by the Travel and Leisure magazine.
Chris Burch had held an interest prior to the aquisition however he partnered with architect Philippe Stark along with Alan Faena to help redevelop a land parcel in Argentina that would then be named Faena Hotel + Universe.
Later on in 2014, Chris Burch made an announcement where he entered into a deal with Ellen DeGeneres to release the brand known as ED. He then went on to release a new style of prefab homes that were considered to be luxurious with contemporary design features and space saving options along with features that would allow for energy efficiency.
Chris Burch held onto a portfolio that would keep him in the apparel business along with brand accessories known under the TRADEMARK logo. There are a number of new and upcoming product brands that he is also in development with. Brands such as Brads Raw Foods and Little Duck Organics are some of the projects that he is working on.
Chris has sat on the board for the Rothman Institute Orthopedic Foundation along with being a past President on the board of the Pierre Hotel. He has helped to contribute to a variety of funding research initiatives through the Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York along with the Sumba Foundation and many more philanthropic organizations.