NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - February 24, 2016) - Burch Creative Capital, the expression of American entrepreneur Christopher Burch's pioneering values and vision for new market opportunities, is proud to share the recent growth and expansion of companies in its founder's investment portfolio.
BaubleBar, the first one-stop retailer for on-trend fashion jewelry, has closed $20 million in new funding. The Series C round will allow for further investments in software and systems as the company continues to scale. A recent concept store at Roosevelt Mall further tested the online brand's mall and standalone store formats following two successful pop-up shops in New York City. "We believe strongly in the power of offline, and as we map out our strategy here we want it to be informed by as much data as possible," co-founder Daniella Yacobovsky told New York Business Journal.
Blink Health announced the launch of its free mobile app and website that gives all Americans unprecedented access to the lowest available prices for generic prescription drugs regardless of their insurance status. With no membership fees or monthly premiums, it only takes seconds to sign up online or via the app. "Nobody should ever be forced to skip a dose of medicine or leave a prescription behind at the pharmacy counter because they can't afford it," said Blink Health founder & CEO Geoffrey Chaiken.
Nihiwatu, the new resort experience owned by Burch and hotelier partner James McBride recently received several industry honors of distinction for its cultural immersion and unlimited fun: Condé Nast Traveler named Nihiwatu to it's 2016 Gold List of the world's best hotels; Asia Spa magazine recognized Nihiwatu as "Destination Resort of the Year" for 2015; and Nihiwatu was awarded "Best in Design" at PURE 2015.
Burch Creative Capital has facilitated Burch's investments in men's and women's apparel and accessories, pre-fab homes, and organic specialty snack foods including ED by Ellen, Chubbies, Soludos, Cocoon9, Brad's Raw Foods, and Little Duck Organics.
Burch Creative Capital also announces the launch of its new website www.burchcreativecapital.com, a redesign by Meirndorf Consulting, highlighting Burch's current portfolio of investments, news, and a forthcoming "Our World" page that shares the inspiration behind the firm's imagination and creativity for supporting progressive brands and businesses, as well as Burch's philanthropic endeavors.
For more information on Burch Creative Capital and Christopher Burch's featured investments visit www.burchcreativecapital.com.