Tory Burch Biography

Published On Dec 29, 2016
Facts of Tory Burch
Date of Birth: 1966 , June-17
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
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Tory Burch married William Macklowe in 1993 but were divorced in a year . In 1996 , she married J. Christopher Burch and got divorced in the year 2006 . However , she still uses her ex- husband's surname , Troy . She has three sons and three stepdaughters with whom she lives in her New York apartment .In early 2016 Burch became engaged to Pierre-Yves Roussel .

In 2004 Feburary , Tory Burch  began her fashion label – "TRB by Tory Burch" .In 2015 , Tory introduced a separate performance activewear line . Her styles were often shows in the television series Gossip Girls .

In 2005 for The Fashion Group International Tory  won the Rising Star Award .In 2015, she received the Breast Cancer Research Foundation's Sandra Taub Humanitarian Award. 

In 2009, Burch founded the Tory Burch Foundation, which supports the economic empowerment of women in the U.S. through small business loans, mentoring and entrepreneurial education.

In 2016 , Tory has a net worth of $ 1 billion . Her nationality is American and her ethnicity is White .

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Troy was born

June 17 , 1966

Tory was born on June 17 , 1966 in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, United States. She is the daughter of the daughter of Reva (née Schapira) and Ira Earl "Bud" Robinson .She has three siblings who are all brothers named Robert, James and Leonard .

Married William Macklowe

1993

Tory Burch married William Macklowe in 1993 but were divorced in a year . William Macklowe is the son of real-estate tycoon Harry B. Macklowe . Tory Burch and William Macklowe were divorced in the same year 1993 . William has a sister Elizabeth Macklowe .

Married J. Christopher Burch

1996

 In 1996 , she married J. Christopher Burch and got divorced in the year 2006 . However , she still uses her ex- husband's surname , Troy .Burch is an investor in Internet Capital Group, a venture capital firm founded by Walter Buckley and Ken Fox.

Began her fashion Label

2004

In 2004 Feburary , Tory Burch  began her fashion label – "TRB by Tory Burch" .Her styles were often shows in the television series Gossip Girls .She launched a retail store in Manhattan's Nolita district.

won the Rising Star Award

2005

In 2005 for The Fashion Group International Tory  Burch won the Rising Star Award . Fashion Group International is a non-profit association of professionals in the textile, apparel, accessories and home furnishing industries which is located in USA .

Philanthropic work

2009

In 2009, Tory Burch founded the Tory Burch Foundation, which supports the economic empowerment of women in the U.S. through small business loans, mentoring and entrepreneurial education.The Tory Burch Foundation empowers women entrepreneurs by providing access to capital, education and digital resources. 

Sandra Taub Humanitarian Award.

2015

In 2015, Tory Burch received the Breast Cancer Research Foundation's Sandra Taub Humanitarian Award.  Each year since 1998 , the awards is given to suitable recipients .The recipients are taken from all walks of life, and have demonstrated through their work, inspirational courage or individual commitment a unique passion for the cause.

Engaged to Pierre-Yves Roussel

2016

In early 2016 Burch became engaged to Pierre-Yves Roussel, the chairman and CEO of theLVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE ( LVMH) Fashion Group. The couple had been dating since 2014.He is a member of the LVMH Executive Committee since 2004.

successful Fashion Designer and businesswomen

2016

Tory Burch is an American fashion designer and a businesswoman . In 2016 , Tory has a net worth of $ 1 billion . Her nationality is American and her ethnicity is White .She has three sons and three stepdaughters with whom she lives in her New York apartment