Famed for the speedy progress in the business venture, Lori Greiner is an American inventor, entrepreneur, and television personality. 48-year-old Grenier is best known for being the cast member of the reality TV show Shark Tank. During her career struggle, her boyfriend-turned-husband Dan Greiner supported her the maximum.
Lori Greiner Early Life, Education, Family
Lori Greiner was born in Chicago, Illinois, the United States of America on December 9, 1969. She is the second daughter of her parents but the name of her parents are not disclosed.
Lori's father is a real estate developer and her mother is a psychologist. Her parents got divorced when she was only nine years old. Lori is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
Lori attended Loyola University Chicago and majored in communications, focusing on journalism, television, and film. While she was in college, Lori Greiner worked for the Chicago Tribune.
Lori Greiner Initial Career & Success With Television
At the beginning of her career, Greiner created a plastic earring organizer with sliding rods. Her success gradually raised and only after 18 months, she paid back the loan of $300,000. Then by 2000, Lori involved in Home Shopping Network followed by her transition to her own show on QVC called Clever & Unique Creations.
Greiner's career kissed the summit after she joined US TV series Shark Tank in 2012. Along with her own business venture, Lori sold over 2 million sponges on QVC in just one day. Associated with Shark Tank alongside Kevin O'Leary, Barbara Corcoran, Daymond John, and Robert Herjavec. Lori Grenier's Simply Fit Board, Scrub Daddy, and Sleep Styler became the most biggest Shark Tank hits.
Her book Invent it, Sell it, Bank it! – Make Your Million Dollar Idea into a Reality, published in 2014 reached #3 on the Wall Street Journal's bestseller list.
Marital Relationship With Husband Dan Greiner, Children
Talking about her personal life, Lori is a married woman. She is married to Daniel Greiner since 2010. The couple first met in at Kincaid’s bar in the Lincoln Park area of Chicago. Soon after being friends, they eventually fell in love with each other.
After dating for a certain time, the pair tied the knot. Reportedly, Daniel even left his job to work for Lori's company and support her. Daniel previously served as a controller at Bell & Howell. These days, he is serving as the finance manager of his wife's company, For Your Ease Only, Inc.
At the moment, Lori and Daniel are married for around eight years with no rumors of divorce and separation issues. The news of her Lori's pregnancy nor about her desire to have children is out. The happy couple currently lives in their house on the Gold Coast. Also, they own mansions in Chicago, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
What is Lori Greiner Net Worth?
With her professional career, Lori definitely has earned a huge amount of money. As of 2018, Lori Greiner' net worth is estimated to be $50 million. As reported, in 2012, she invested around $200,000 for a 25% stake in the Shark Tank which is earning her million dollars salary.
Unlike her husband, Lori Grenier is active on social media like Instagram and Twitter where she has over 422K followers and 1.8 million followers respectively.