Choosing a remote Indonesian island as its location, Chris Burch the fashion icon and mogul has built what seems to many holiday makers, the best resort in the world. He has his vision set on entrepreneurship in the hospitality industry after being the CEO and Co-founder of a series of retail outlets with an international outlook. Apart from investing in many popular retail brands, this flamboyant and charming personality owns well-known businesses like Troy Burch and C. Wonder. In this venture, he has partnered with another famous hotelier called James McBride to renovate and modernize a beach hostel which now ranks with the best holiday destinations in the world. Related article on fashionista.com.
They have renamed the hostel by calling it Nihiwatu after spending over $30 million in giving the place a facelift, as they modestly refer to the ambitious undertaking. With reference to businessinsider.com, In the category of the best hotel in the world 2016, Travel + Leisure gave this paradisiacal island resort to honors. It is now a recognized five star home for the wealthy. In 2015 when he was interviewed by Business Jet Traveler, Burch said he purchased it as a special gift for his children because he hoped the pristine island is something he wished to preserve so that he could give it back to the rightful owners – the local community. It is a beautiful place where people can do things they seldom dream of doing because of the tranquility found in the island. Hit on bjtonline.com, to read more about the subject.
Some of its remarkable features are the location for a spa under a waterfall, having a personal attendant and butler in the room, and visiting places where very few people have ever been to in the past. The venture has succeeded beyond their expectations. The Wall Street Journal reports that Burch divides his time between the Indonesian Resort, the Hamptons, and Miami. In the resort, there are 27 private villas, and a private home called Raja Mendaka which is Burch’s. The home is in an opulent setting with four villas each with a private pool, and the main house. It is nicknamed the “Edge of Wilderness. The two-story tree houses and other exotic architectural designs make it a heaven on earth. It is a surfer’s paradise, but not more than ten guests are allowed into the water at the same time. Last year, over 1.7 tourists visited the resort. Try clicking this for an interesting read.
Chris Burch is the founder and President of Burch Creative Capital, a company that has large investment portfolios; it is a testimony of values and visions for new entrepreneurs who target new market opportunities. He has a passion for bringing positive impact on clients’ lives by instilling creativity, imagination, scaling, incubation and support leading to vertical growth. In a long career spanning 40 years, he has propelled over 50 companies to success. He has an intuitive perception on the behavior of consumers which combined with experience in sourcing talent, and innovation makes him a powerful businessman. Learn his recent timeline activities and more, head over to this.
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