Marcus Lemonis Net Worth
Marcus Lemonis net worth: Marcus Lemonis is a Lebanese-born American politician, businessman, television personality and investor. Right now, he is the CEO of three different successful companies like The House Boardshop, Good Sam Enterprises, Gander Outdoors also Camping World. Lemonis also represents the show The Profit By CNBC, where he discusses saving and scaling small businesses.
Lemonis started his career working in various dealership-owned by his grandfather. Later he becomes a very progressive entrepreneur even backed several companies from bankruptcy.
Right now, In 2018, Marcus Lemonis Net Worth is around 1.8 billion dollars including all assets, Business owned and his shares.
Marcus Lemonis was born on 16th November 1973 at Beirut, Lebanon. Those days Lebanon was in the mid of civil war and foreign invasions. Greek couple Leo and Sophia Lemonis adopted him while he was still an infant.
Lemonis was fascinated by the Automobile Industry, and all credit goes to his grandfather who owned a couple of car dealership. Lemonis started working at his grandfather’s car dealership which later turned him to become an automobile tycoon.
Lemonis exposed to Automobile market from a very young age. While working for Grandfather at his garage, a family friend of Lemonis approached him and asked for creating a large-scale RV chain as it is crippling in the USA. Later he served as CEO of Holiday RV Superstores Inc. for a short period from June 2001 to February 2003. Following this, he founded FreedomRoads and started obtaining RV dealerships. In 2006, the organization converged with Camping World with Lemonis as CEO, and afterward, in 2011, united with Good Sam Enterprises, with Lemonis again in charge.
As the CEO of Camping World, Lemonis collaborated with NASCAR without precedent for 2004, when the company supported driver John Andretti. In 2007, Lemonis and Camping World reported they were assuming control sponsorship of the NASCAR East Series from Busch Beer for the 2008-09 seasons, rebranding it the NASCAR Camping World Series. Later that similar year, they additionally reported sponsorship of the then-Craftsman Truck Series, rebranding it the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, making the company one of the game’s main three sponsors. In 2014, Lemonis collaborated with NASCAR to establish Camping World sponsorship of the Truck Series through 2022.
Besides being a business tycoon, Lemonis also bailed out some troubled companies which were about to close. During Christmas Eve, Rose’s Bakery & Wheat Free Café were all set to cease their existence while Lemonis stepped in and became the owner of this business by investing $200,000 and even assured additional $150,000 investment within 18 months. There are more than 10 companies which later Lemonis helped to re-establish like Amazing Grapes, Dapper Classics, Key West Key Lime Pie Co., Little Miss Baker and many others too.
Marcus Lemonis Wife
The CEO of Camping World, the Profit Star, Marcus Lemonis married Bobbi Raffel in February 2018. He first met her 2 years back when he purchased a fashion business she previously owned.
He had shared about his marriage on his Instagram.
Lemonis’ Venture to save businesses was highly appreciated, and in 2007, RV magazine named him as the News Maker of the year. Not only one, but Lemonis was also featured in 40 under 40 by Crain’s Chicago Business and also Ernst & Young recognized him “Entrepreneur of the Year.” in 2008.
NBC’ Celebrity Apprentice reality show featured him in two episodes hosting market-related challenges. Lemonis again appeared in CNBC reality show The Profit where Lemonis help out troubled businesses. In 2017, Lemonis starred in CNBC program The Partner hunting for business managers to assist managing businesses which Lemonis invests.
On October 3, 2018, Marcus Lemonis officially announced, he is going to open a restaurant in vacant Candy Apple Cafe Location at 400 N. Hogan St., titled merely “MLG.”