Marcus Lemonis is a Lebanese based American investor, businessman, and a television personality. He has been doing business in Lebanon. He has started his career by working with the dealership of his grandfather. He is a social entrepreneur who has helped many businesses that are in trouble. He donned many caps, i.e. as a politician, businessman and television celebrity. Currently, he is working in the capacity of a CEO with the “Camping World Holdings, Inc.” This company caters recreational parts and motor parts.
Marcus Lemonis Net Worth 2019
Marcus Lemonis net worth is estimated to be USD 950 million as of 2019. The major portion of earnings that was made by this person is throughout the television career and by investing in different businesses. He owns 38 million shares in the camping world and the market value of this company is USD 2 billion. There is a huge revenue that was generated by his companies. When the camping world entered the IPO, the share value was USD 22 and now the share value has soared to USD 40.
Biography of Marcus Lemonis
|Full Name||Marcus Lemonis|
|Birthdate||16th November 1973|
|Birth Place||Beirut, Lebanon|
|Residence||Lake Forest, USA|
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft)|
|Occupation||Businessman, TV Personality, Politician|
He was born on November 16, 1973, in Beirut, Lebanon. At the time of civil war and foreign invasions, he was embraced by Sophia and Leo Lemonis. He started his career working in the car dealership company that is owned by his grandfather in South Florida. He completely focused and made his career in the automotive industry. In fact, he is the known name in this industry.
He has extensive knowledge of the automotive industry as his family business is into a car dealership. His grandfather, Anthony Abraham had two car dealerships. He was the face behind the development of Ford Mustang and another hit automotive car, i.e. Pinto cars. He joined politics after completion of his graduation and continued to be a businessman and investor.
In the year 1997, Lee Iacocca shared the dream of coming up with the biggest RV chain. Lemonis has helped this person to start Holiday RV Superstores and did business with this person for just two years, i.e. from 2001 to 2003.
Later, he started his own company with the name, FreedomRoads and took over RV dealerships. In 2006, the company was named as Camping world and then named as Good Sam Enterprises. He is the CEO of the camping world and has partnered with NASCAR and in the consequent year, Lemonis acquired NASCAR East Series. He started a reality show on the television with the name, “The profit”. This has helped many small businesses and businesses in the nascent stage to survive and grow with the received funds. He took a small portion of share from the earned profits.
There are many companies which took the help of Lemonis to sustain in the market. There include – Athans Motors, 1-800-Car Wash, Amazing Grapes, Eco-Me and Standard Burger.
- He is recognized as the Newsmaker of the Year.
- He also won the Entrepreneur of the Year that is given by Ernst & Young
- Due to his myriad of achievements, he was featured in the business magazines
He keeps the personal life private and there is no much information available for his personal life and family.