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Bill Rancic Biography

Birth Name:
William E. Rancic
Birth Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Entrepreneur, author, motivational speaker, real estate developer

Fast Facts

  • Is of Irish and Croatian heritage
  • First entrepreneurial enterprise was selling pancakes to his grandmother's friends at age 10
  • Founded Cigars Around the World, an Internet based company, from a Chicago apartment at the age of 23
  • Is the author of two books: You're Hired: How to Succeed in Business and Life from the Winner of The Apprentice (2004); and Beyond the Lemonade Stand (2006)
  • Married TV personality Giuliana Rancic in a televised 2007 ceremony
  • Enjoys scuba diving and running marathons