Marcus Lemonis Net Worth 2019, Biography, Early Life, Education, Career and Achievement
Marcus Lemonis Net Worth – Marcus Anthony Lemonis is a Lebanese-born American investor, television personality and businessman from Beirut, Lebanon. Lemonis started his career by working with his grandfather’s dealership.
Lemonis is a serial entrepreneur and he has helped several troubled businesses.
Marcus Lemonis’ net worth is estimated to be $900 million dollars as of 2019, which is an incredible net worth.
Early Life, Family and Education:
Marcus Lemonis was born on the 16th November 1973, in Beirut, Lebanon. During the foreign invasions and civil war, he got adopted by Sophia and Leo Lemonis.
Lemonis started his career by working for his grandfather in a car dealership in South Florida. He started to focus on his career in the automotive industry
Is Marcus A Married Man? Who Is His Wife?
He has married twice. His first marriage to Ila Penfold took place in 2003 and ended in divorce in 2017.
A year after divorcing his first wife, he married Roberta Bobbi Raffel in 2018. He currently lives in Chicago, Illinois.
Yes, Marcus is a married man. He married on 17 February 2018 to Bobbi Raffel.
They got hitched at the Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles. Marcus and Bobbi met when Marcus acquired a fashion business named Runaway which was owned by Bobbi.
Career and Achievement:
Lemonis exposed the automobile business from his childhood thanks to his grandfather Anthony Abraham who owned two car dealerships.
Antony was known for spearheading the development of Pinto cars and Ford Mustang. Lemonis joined politics at first after his graduation but decided later to continue his career to be a businessman and investor.
In 1997 Lee Lacocca told him about his dream of creating the largest RV chain. Lee helped Lemonis to set up Holiday RV Superstores and Lemonis ended up having the business for two years from 2001-2003.
Lemonis later formed his own company called FreedomRoads and he started acquiring RV dealerships. In 2006 the company merged with Camping World and later with Good Sam Enterprises.
As CEO of Camping World, Lemonis started to collaborate with NASCAR and sponsored driver John Andretti. The following year along with Camping World, Lemonis announced the takeover of the sponsorship of NASCAR East Series.
Since then, Lemonis has present the reality television show The Profit in which he helped small businesses to survive and even grow by helping them with funds. In return, he took a portion of the company’s business.
He has helped companies including Eco-Me, Athans Motors, 1-800-Car Wash, Amazing Grapes and Standard Burger.
Following his incredible work of saving several businesses by investing them, he was lauded by many experts and was named “Newsmaker of the Year” by RV Business Magazine.
As of 2019, Marcus Lemonis’ net worth is $900 million.