Who Is Lori Greiner?
Lori Greiner is a famous American entrepreneur, inventor, and TV personality who has a net worth of $110 million. She is one of the investors of the 2011 reality show, Shark Tank and Beyond the Tank. Since 2000, she is branded as the “Queen of QVC” for her show, Clever and Unique Creations. Furthermore, she is the founder and president of For Your Ease Only, Inc.
Celebrity Name: Lori Greiner
Full Name: Lori Greiner
Birth Date: December 9, 1969
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, US
Weight: 59 kilos
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Husband: Dan Greiner, married since 2010
Profession: American entrepreneur, inventor, and TV personality
Net Worth: $110 million
Lori Greiner was born on December 9, 1969, in Chicago, Illinois. She was brought up in the Near North Side of Chicago. She graduated from Loyola University Chicago with a degree in communications. After graduating, she worked for The Chicago Tribune. She also worked as a playwright, jewelry designer, and seller for a short time.
There is so little information known about the personal life of Lori Greiner. She is married to Daniel Greiner, the CFO and vice president of her company. They live in Chicago and they don’t have any children. Apart from that, Lori does her best to keep her private life away from the public.
In 1996, Greiner created a plastic earring organizer and immediately patented it. This organizer is known to hold at least 100 pairs of earrings, perfect for anyone who has a huge collection of earrings. Right after, J.C.Penney got the product, helping Greiner to pay her loan worth $300,000.
Greiner will then patent a variety of products falling in various categories, such as household items, electronics, travel, jewelry storage, and cosmetic organization. With more than 400 product inventions and 140 US and international patents, Greiner was able to build herself a multi-million empire.
Clever & Unique Creations
Following the success with J.C. Penney, Greiner’s company grew, with many of her products getting featured on the retail store, Bed, Bath, and Beyond as well as the Home Shopping Network. After a short while, she changed moved to QVC. In 2000, Clever & Unique Creations was launched and became one of the most successful shows of the QVC network. She was the host of her show for 16 years.
In 2012, she became part of the famous reality show, Shark Tank. Two years after, her investment on Scrub Daddy became one of the largest successes in the history of the TV show.
Other Greiner’s investments of the show include Screenmend, Sleep Tyler, Simply Fit Board, FiberFix, Drop Stop, Hold Your Haunches, Readerest, Squatty Potty, Paint Brush Cover, and Bantam Bagels.
Invent It, Sell It, Bank it
In March 2014, she released her book titled Invent It, Sell It, Bank It – Make Your Million Dollar Idea Into a Reality. It was a guide based on her journey as a successful entrepreneur.
Lori Greiner Total Net Worth
To date, Lori Greiner has a net worth of $110 million. Her fortune mostly comes from her company and the fact that she has invented hundreds of consumer products. The plastic earring organizer alone allowed her to earn about $1 million within the year it was sold to the market. She is also an investor and a regular of Shark Tank, which also contributes to her growing wealth.