Bobbi Raffel, an American businesswoman who rose to fame after marrying Marcus Lemonis. He is an American businessman, TV personality, politician and also a philanthropist.
Bobbi Raffel was born to American parents. She was born as Roberta Raffel Bobbi. Her nationality is American and she belongs to the ethnicity of white. Bobbi celebrates her birthday every year on 21st September and her zodiac sign is Virgo.
Who Is Her Husband?
Bobbi Raffel’s husband Marcus Lemonis is a businessman, former politician, and a television personality. He was exposed to the business since childhood through his grandfather Anthony Abraham who owned two automobile businesses, Chevrolet dealerships which were the largest in the country at that time. He was influenced and followed the footsteps of his grandfather.
Right after his graduation, he joined politics for a while and ran for a seat in the Florida House of Representatives and he didn’t succeed. He soon realized that politics is not for him and shifted his focus back to the automobile business. Later in 1997, Marcus started to work for his grandfather at his automobile dealers in South Florida.
During that time, Lee Iacocca told him about his dream of ‘creating the largest RV chain’ and asked his help to achieve his dream. Lee helped Marcus in setting up Holiday RV Superstores and Marcus successfully ran the business for two years, from 2001 to 2003.
Further, Marcus opened his own company under the named FreedomRoads. He also started acquiring RV dealerships. His company later merged with Camping World in 2006 and then with Good Sam Enterprises in 2011. He then became the CEO of Camping World and collaborated with NASCAR sponsoring driver John Andretti. In the year 2007, he along with Camping World made an announcement to take over the sponsorship of the NASCAR East Series.
Marcus Lemonis’s The Profit
Talking about his television career, Marcus has presented the reality television show called ‘The Profit’ where he helped small businesses to endure and arise by helping them with finance. In return for his help, he took a portion of the business.
One of the successes of the company is the survival of Rose’s Bakery & Wheat Free Café company. The show helped the company by providing funds when it was on the verge of closing down on the eve of Christmas 2012. Marcus provided $200,000 to the company which he helped and became the majority owner of the business.
He also invested an extra amount of $150,000 for 18 months to ensure that the company opened a second location in Highland Park, Illinois. Further, he also helped numerous other companies like‘1-800-Car Cash’, ‘Eco-Me’, ‘Athans Motors’, ‘Sweet Pete’s’, ‘Amazing Grapes’, and as well as ‘Key West Key Lime Pie Co. Key West Key Lime Pie Co.’ Also some other ventures including ‘Coopersburg Sports’, ‘SJC Drums’, ‘Standard Burger’, and ‘Grafton Furniture.’
He was given the title of ‘Newsmaker of the Year’ by RV Business Magazine. Besides, Marcus also helped several organizations including ‘St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’, ‘Lincoln Park Zoo’, ‘Zacharias Sexual Abuse Center’, and as well as ‘Joffrey Ballet’.
What Is Her Net Worth?
As a businesswoman, Bobby Raffel must have earned a handsome amount of money from her profession. We assume that she must be having a net worth of not less than a million dollars.
On the other hand, her husband Marcus is one of the successful businessmen and television personalities. As per some sources, he has a net worth of more than $900million as of 2019. His house in Montecito, California is worth $6.85 million. In addition, he also has a luxurious house in Lake Road in Lake Forest which is $1.85 million.
Bobby Raffel Married Marus Lemonis
Bobby Raffel is married to a billionaire businessman and TV personality Marcus Lemonis. She is the second wife of her husband. The couple married in the year 2018. Currently, Bobby lives a luxurious life with her husband in Chicago, Illinois.
Previously, Marcus was married to Ila Penfold. The couple married in 2003 and got separated in 2017.
Bobby Raffel’s Height
The American businesswoman, Bobby Raffel has a height of 5 feet 6 inches and her weight is 59kg. Similarly, she has white hair and has brown eyes.