Kraft: Pro Football Owner, Hairstylist

Robert Kraft is a businessman and philanthropist who has led the Kraft Group for over 45 years. He also owns the New England Patriots, one of the most valuable NFL franchises in history. In addition to his work as an owner, he is a hairstylist and co-owner of International Hair Care Products Inc., which manufactures hair care products such as shampoo and conditioners.

“I started working for the company in 1971, which was then called Gull International,” said Robert. “At that time, my father-in-law owned it, and he had already begun selling his products to the leading hair salons.”

Robert Kraft is married to Myra Kraft of Newton, Massachusetts. They have two children together: Daniel and Jonathan. As of 2018, they are 81 and 45 years old, respectively.

Robert Kraft has been a part of the NFL for a long time. In 1994, he became the New England Patriots owner and had been a part of their organization ever since. The team has seen a lot of success during his tenure, winning five Super Bowls. The team is now worth an estimated $3.7 billion, making it the 27th most valuable team in the NFL.

“It’s inspiring,” said Robert in an interview with ESPN.

“It’s the pinnacle of sports to be able to win this game.”

Robert Kraft is also well-known for his philanthropic work. He and Myra founded the Robert and Myra Kraft Foundation in 1989, which supports education, health, human services, arts and culture, and Jewish causes. They have given over $200 million to various organizations over the years.

He founded International Hair Care Products Inc., which manufactures hair care products such as shampoo and conditioners. In 1993, the family business changed its name from Gull Industries to The Kraft Group to better reflect Robert’s ownership.

The Kraft Group owns several businesses in various industries, including paper and packaging, real estate, sports and entertainment, and clean energy. The company has over 20,000 employees worldwide and 2017 revenues of $8 billion. Go to this page for more information.

 

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