Jennifer Fleiss is a well known American entrepreneur and business strategist. She is one of the few self-made female millionaires and inspiring women worldwide; she believes that a woman can do as equal as a man in a business world.
She has co-founded successful companies like Rent the Runway and Jetblack. Through her knowledge, business skills, and hard work, she leads the companies in America’s competitive market.
Jennifer Fleiss's Bio: Age, Height
Jennifer Fleiss was born in New York City, New York. The 36-years-old celebrates her birthday on 12th September of every year.
Her father's name is Jason Carter, and mother's name is Julia Vance Carter. Her father worked as a commercial plus residential real estate developer and manager in New York.
Talking about her education, she graduated with a BA in Political Science from Yale University in 2005. Two years later, she attended Harvard Business School and graduated with an MBA in 2009.
Despite being open on her family and education, she has not revealed her height yet.
Jennifer Fleiss Husband, Married Status
The co-founder and CEO of Jetblack walked down the aisle with Andrew Fleiss on 20th June 2009. The wedding took place at Jennifer’s mother’s weekend house in Southampton, New York.
Her husband, Andrew, is an entrepreneur and a private investor. He works as a member of the BOD at Rimini Street.
Jennifer Fleiss and her husband, Andrew Fleiss celebrate their 10th Anniversary on 20th June 2019 (Photo: Jennifer Fleiss's Instagram)
In their decade long married life, the couple has welcomed three kids; two daughters, Daniella and Julia, and a son, Jake.
Jennifer Fleiss co-founded the Rent the Runway along with her Harvard Business School classmate, Jennifer Hyman. They did so in 2009, freshly after post graduation
Being a supporter of female leadership, Jennifer has 65% women and 85% non-white employees in the company.
At the beginning of the company, she served as a Head of Business Development and a member of the Board of Directors. When the company achieved the targeted $100 in revenues for the first time in 2016, she gave up the executive role and decided to remain in as BOD member only.
A month later, she joined Walmart’s new startup Code 8, where she co-founded Jetblack and works as CEO.
In addition to these significant posts, she is also bound to companies like theSkimm and Hint Inc. as Advisor. Before this, she worked as a member of Strategic Planning Group in Lehman Brothers and Morgan Stanley Dean Witter.
The valuation of her firm, Rent the Runway is $770 million as of 2019. Interestingly, Jennifer has 13% shares in the company.
So, it's not a surprise that the self-made millionaire has a net worth of over $80 million. On top of that, she enriches her net worth through her investment in Walmart’s umbrella Jetblack.