Entrepreneur and Hotelier- Chris Burch
Chris Burch has largely invested in the hotel and the hospitality industry. Mr. Burch has invested in brands which have become very popular in the world including Tory Burch, Voss Water, Jawbone as well as Faena Hotel and Universe. Chris Burch has a passion for the hotel and hospitality industry and in 2012 he made another investment by purchasing a resort in Sumba an Indonesian Island. Chris used about $30 million to renovate the deserted Island resort. The resort has become a popular destination for tourists all over the world, and in two in a row, it was named the best hotel in the world by Travel +Leisure magazine.
Burch named the hotel Nihi Sumba Island. The Island is constructed on an exciting scenario, with white sand, visitors and tourists visiting the resort are assured of enough privacy. The Nihi Burch Island can be described as “On the Edge of Wilderness” because of its epicurean toughness and its dedication to freedom of geographic expedition. The resort digital team has given the website a unique name and every person visiting the website either to check the hotel or even make bookings they first know that they are taking a vacation with a purpose.
Nihi Resort is located on an ancient building believed to have been constructed in 1988. The building would later be abandoned and reconstructed by the prominent entrepreneur Chris Burch. The people of the region believe that after the building was deserted it was being protected by the Marapu spirit which is part of the Sumbanese, the spirit according to the residents still lives in the Island. The hotel has 27 private villas each with a pool, and it indicates the luxurious energy of the resort. At Nihi Resort Island each room has a minibar stocked with all kinds of beer and drinks.
Chris Burch is a successful entrepreneur not only in the hospitality and the hotel industry. Mr. Chris is the founder and the Chief Executive Officer of Burch Creative Capital. Apart from founding the capital group, Mr. Burch is also the co-founder of Tory Burch and Luxury Fashion Brand. Chris Burch has knowledge in branding and he uses the skills to manage his businesses which are of a broad range including technology, hospitality, financial as well as consumer products. He has been in the investment industry for over 40 years and has invested in more than 50 companies, see bjtonline.com.
More of Burch’s business ventures on https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222766