The “Shark Tank” judge and the professional jewelry designer, Lori Greiner is an independent lady, having built a net worth of $150 million completely on her own. The graceful lady has managed to create more than 1,000 products and is currently holding 120 US and international patents. Dan Greiner, Lorie Greiner husband, could be considered the luckiest man on earth!
The visionary businesswoman is also termed to be the most fruitful investor of the current times. Apart from that, she is also known as “The Warm-Blooded Shark” because of the fact that she’s extremely lively and cheerful. Moreover, she has that specific sense to spot the correct product.
Additionally, throughout her Shark Tank career as a judge, she has never shied away from offering her own opinion or even criticism. So, let’s learn more about this successful entrepreneur and get some motivation.
Lori Greiner Husband & Kids
Her husband is Dan Greiner. They both met at a bar located in Chicago in 1996. They instantly gelled really well. However, they only started to get serious in 2000. Since then, Dan became a major part of Lori’s exceptional career. He joined her startup company called “For Your Ease Only”.
Plus, today, he’s the CFO and vice-president of Lori’s company and extremely active in supporting her.
In the year 2010, they both got married and are living happily together. Nonetheless, they don’t have children as of now.
Early Life & Parents
Born on the 9th of December 1969 in Chicago, Illinois, Lori was determined to achieve big heights in her career. Her father is a real estate developer while her mother was a psychologist. Unfortunately, her mother passed away in 2008. Also, they both got separated when she was only 8 years old. She has 1 sister, Melinda and 1 half-brother, Michael from his father’s second marriage.
As her father was a successful real estate developer, she was also enthusiastic to kickstart her own business. Who knew she’d be running a number of businesses?
She attended Loyola University in Chicago and garnered a degree in Communications with a specialization in Journalism. She then started a job at the “Chicago Tribune”. While working as a journalist, she also started designing jewelry.
Career & Net Worth
Her career started with a boom when J. C. Penney picked up her jewelry organizer that could hold up to 100 pairs of earrings simultaneously. Her thought was sensational and put her right on the road to success.
J. C. Penney became her regular customer as the store demanded her to develop products for them for 6 consecutive months. The product became so famous that she was selling the jewelry organizers in huge quantities. She earned so much from the venture that her net worth started growing like wildfire.
When her jewelry organizer started to be showcased on the Home Shopping Network, it was sold out within a few minutes. As she earned a whopping amount from her venture, she easily managed to repay the $300,000 loan she initially took to fund the jewelry organizer’s project.
Lori Greiner husband became a part of her startup company, “For Your Ease Only” in 2010 and both started printing money like crazy. She’s most renowned in making a variety of jewelry organizers starting at a price of $16.
She has successfully designed several products for both men and women to organize everything starting from organizing clothes to accessories to makeup to kitchen utensils.
When she joined “Shark Tank” as a judge in 2012, her popularity skyrocketed. She invested in “Scrub Daddy” in 2014. The brand produces sponges that change their textures. Her investment is considered a marvelous move in the history of Shark Tank.
Then, in 2014, she even wrote a book called “Invent It, Sell It, Banks It!: Make Your Million-Dollar Idea Into a Reality”. The book became so famous that it landed the number 3 position on the list of Wall Street Journal’s bestsellers.
She has been a constant part of Shark Tank due to her amazing presence for which the reality show has also won Primetime Emmy Awards from 2014 to 2017. Also, she’s earning a massive income by speaking for prominent companies like IBM, PayPal, Chase, and many others.
As of 2022, her net worth is $150 million according to celebritynetworth.com.
Nobody comes up and states that they did plastic surgery. Similarly, Lori is also silent about her speculative plastic surgery. Reports suggest that in order to keep herself fresh and young at the age of 53, she might have done it. She definitely looks superb and youthful even after working so hard but that doesn’t mean that she has undergone some type of surgery.
Height & Weight, Eye Color, Hair Color, Routine
Her height is 5 feet 4 inches while her weight is 59 kg approximately. Her hair is blonde and her eyes are blue.
She tries to remain in the best shape by controlling her diet and maintaining an exercise regime. Although her routine might often times be messed up, she definitely hits the treadmill on a regular basis.
Talking about her routine, she has also mentioned that she loves to binge-watch her favorite shows endlessly.
She mentioned that she’s a night owl and loves to stay up late at night as she feels energized at that part of the time.
Lori Greiner Husband: The Bottom Line
Dan, Lori Greiner husband, and herself make a great team. They have been quite successful in almost all the ventures that they have worked on. Their partnership has flourished flawlessly in terms of personal as well as professional relations. Lori started off with a clear vision and luck but also talent definitely sided with her. Her first-ever product became a huge success and since then, she has been breaking records after records.