Marian Ilitch Net Worth
Marian Ilitch is the co-founder of Little Caesar’s Pizza, a business she co-founded with her late husband, Mike Ilitch. Her husband, Mike often gave her credit for much of the idea. She is an American businesswoman. Regardless of whose thought it was, it has made the Ilitch family quite wealthy. As if this wasn’t enough, they also founded sports teams and invested in others, including the Detroit Tigers. Their collective net worth is around $6 billion.
Marian Bayoff was born in 1933 and raised in Dearborn, Michigan, the daughter of Macedonian immigrants.
She met her future husband Mike Ilitch, also a child of Macedonian immigrants, in 1954 when the two went on a blind date arranged by his father. A year later, they married. The couple has seven children together
Ilitch and her husband have seven children: Christopher Paul Ilitch (born June 1965) is CEO and president of Ilitch Holdings, Inc.; Denise D. Ilitch (born November 1955) is an attorney and former co-president, with her brother, of Ilitch Holdings. Other children are Ronald “Ron” Tyrus Ilitch, Michael C. Ilitch, Jr., Lisa M. Ilitch Murray, Atanas Ilitch (born Thomas Ilitch) and Carole M. Ilitch. Ron Ilitch was found dead in his hotel room in February 2018 at the age of 61. This means now six out of seven children remain.
Marian Ilitch Bio Info
Born: 7 January 1933 (age 85 years), Dearborn, Michigan, United States
Net worth: 5.5 billion USD (2018) Forbes
Spouse: Mike Ilitch (m. 1955–2017)
Education: Fordson High School
Children: Christopher Ilitch, Denise Ilitch, Atanas Ilitch, Carole Ilitch Trepeck, Mike Ilitch Jr., Lisa Ilitch Murray, Ronald Tyrus Ilitch
Organizations founded: Little Caesars, Ilitch Holdings
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Michael and Marian Ilitch, Detroit entrepreneurs and founders of Little Caesars Pizza, shared an honorary doctorate of business at Michigan State University commencement on May 6, 2011.