Tory Burch Net Worth
Tory Burch is a distinguished and talented American businesswoman, fashion designer and philanthropist who is known best to be one of the world’s most powerful woman. Tory Burch net worth is known to have been amassed from her remarkable work as the Chairman, CEO, and Designer of Tory Burch LLC which is a fashion and clothing brand. Tory Burch bags, outlets, and other fashion brands have been widely popular.
The prominent and talented American fashion designer, businesswoman, and philanthropist, Tory Burch is known best for her Tory Burch line of clothing and accessories. Tory Burch net worth is known to be huge and amassed from her incomparable work as a Chairman, CEO and Designer at her fashion brand Tory Burch LLC. Tory Burch bags are known to be widely famous from her line of fashion clothing and accessories. Tory Burch is known to be listed in Forbes 2015 list of most powerful woman in the world. Tory Burch twitter has details of her personal as well as professional life.
Tory Burch was born Tory Robinson on June 17, 1966, in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, United States. Tory Burch was born to her parents Reva and Ira Earl “Bud” Robinson. Tory’s father Bud is known to be a wealthy investor while her mother Reva is an actress. Her father inherited a stock exchange and owned a paper cup company. Tory spent most of her childhood days in a Valley Forge farmhouse near the Valley Forge National Historical Park with her brothers Robert, James, and Leonard.
Tory Burch received her education from the Agnes Irwin School in Rosemont, Pennsylvania. While in School, she was the captain of the tennis team. She went on to work in King of Prussia Mall’s Benetton store. Tory Burch then joined the University of Pennsylvania and majored in art history in 1988. While there, she was also the member of the sorority Kappa Alpha Theta.
Tory Burch went on to begin her career as a Yugoslavian designer Zoran based in New York City. She eventually went on to work for Harper’s Bazaar magazine. Tory then joined Vera Wang and worked at the public relations and advertising. She is also known to have initially worked for Polo Ralph Lauren and Loewe.
Tory Burch went on to establish her own fashion line named after her in 2004. Its first retail store was launched in Manhattan’s Nolita district. Ophrah Winfrey went on to endorse the brand on The Oprah Winfrey Show. Sales increased rapidly and Burch’s website went on to receive eight million hits the day after.
Eventually, Tory Burch went on to have its stores in 200 places worldwide. Tory Burch bags, beauty products, accessories, watches, home décor, and more have been highly famous. Tory Sports, the line of activewear has also been quite famous. Tory Burch fashion line is known to mostly be preppy-boho and preppy-bohemian luxe. As a tribute to her mother, Reva, she also found the line of Reva ballerina flats.
Tory Burch has appeared in many TV series. Burch first appeared in TV on the show, The Oprah Winfrey Show. Since then she has made a brief appearance on Gossip Girl, Project Runway, CBS News Sunday Morning, Fashion King, Iconoclasts, Good Morning America, and Charlie Rose.
Tory Burch is known to be an active philanthropist. She is the founder of the Tory Burch Foundation which is an active foundation that supports the economic empowerment of women in the U.S. Tory Burch foundation is known to have collaborated with ACCION USA to provide affordable small loans for start-ups. Tory Burch is the present board member of many organizations like Council of Fashion Designers of America, Barnes Foundation, Breast Cancer Research Foundation, and more as a philanthropist.
Net Worth & Salary
Tory Burch net worth is known to be high and sourced from her work as a chairman, CEO, and designer of her company Tory Burch LLC. Tory Burch net worth is estimated to be $ 1 billion according to many sources. Tory Burch net worth has made her recognition as one of the world’s most powerful women. Tory Burch net worth is known to increase in the coming years through her various future endeavors.
Tory Burch age at present is 51 years. However, Tory Burch age exceeds her youthful looks and her bubbly personality. Tory Burch height is known to be 5 feet 4 inches. Tory Burch body measurement results to an hourglass shaped figure. Tory Burch has a long blonde hair.
Tory Burch was once a married woman. Tory got married to her first husband William Macklowe. Her former husband William is known best to be the son of the real estate tycoon Harry B. Macklowe. Tory and William got married in 1993. However, the couple went on to have a divorce in 1994.
Tory Burch then got married to her second husband J. Christopher Burch who is a well-known investor in Internet Capital Group. Together, the couple went on to have three sons. Tory also had three stepdaughters from Christopher’s previous marriage. The couple got married in 1996. After many years of togetherness, the couple got divorced in 2006. Tory Burch is known to have dated Lance Armstrong in 2007. At present, Tory is known to be engaged to Pierre Yves Roussel who is the CEO and Chairman of the LVMH Fashion Group.
Awards and Recognition
Tory Burch has been honored many times for her remarkable work as a businesswoman and fashion designer. Burch has won the Accessory Brand Launch of the Year award in 2005 which was presented to her by The Fashion Group International. She has also won awards like Council of Fashion Designers of America award, Sandra Taub Humanitarian Award.
Tory Burch is a huge inspiration to aspiring young girls who want to be a successful fashion designer like her. Tory Burch twitter account has 397 thousand followers who keep track of her day to day details and views. Tory Burch’s bio can be found on various social media sites like Wikipedia, twitter, Facebook, and more.