How did Jeffrey Lurie make his money?

Jeffrey Robert Lurie was born on September 8, 1951, to a Jewish family in Boston. He is an American entrepreneur, motion picture producer and owner of the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL).


Before becoming the owner of the Eagles, Lurie used to be a professor of social policy at Boston University.

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In 1983, Lurie took on an executive role in his grandfather’s film company, General Cinema Corporation. Then, in 1985, he founded his own moviehouse, Chestnut Hill Productions, where he produced a number of movies.


In 1994, he took out a loan to buy the Philadelphia Eagles for $185 million. The NFL team is however now worth $3.8 billion.


How did Jeffrey Lurie make his money?

Jeffrey Lurie was a movie producer.


Who owned the Eagles before Lurie?

Before Lurie, the Philadelphia Eagles were owned by Norman Braman. He was the owner of the Eagles for nine years.


How can I contact Jeffrey Lurie?

You can contact Jeffrey Lurie via his Twitter handle: @jeff_lurie. Or you can call AthleteSpeakers via 800-916-6008 to book his services; it could be for a product announcement, meet and greet or keynote speech.