Pritzker family

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The Pritzker family is one of the wealthiest families in the United States, being near the top of Forbes magazine’s “America’s Richest Families” list since the magazine began it in 1982.

The family is most famous for owning the Hyatt hotel chain, and the Marmon Group, conglomerate of manufacturing and industrial service companies. Other holdings have included the Superior Bank of Chicago, the TransUnion credit bureau and the Royal Caribbean cruise line.

The Pritzker family and its members are mostly of Jewish descent.[1]


Family fortune[edit]

Members of the Pritkzer family on the Forbes 400 list of “The 400 Richest Americans 2014”:[4]

Rank Name Net Worth
538 Anthony Pritzker $3.1 billion
546 J.B. Pritzker $3.1 billion
912 John Pritzker $2.2 billion
551 Thomas Pritzker $3.1 billion
756 Penny Pritzker $2.4 billion
846 Daniel Pritzker $2.1 billion
1022 Jennifer N. Pritzker $1.8 billion
732 Jean (Gigi) Pritzker $2.5 billion
422 Karen Pritzker $3.8 billion
993 Linda Pritzker $1.8 billion
1223 Nicholas J. Pritzker $1.4 billion
Total $27.1 billion



  1. ^ "Pritzker family". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 20 September 2013. 
  2. ^ N. L. Baranova-Shestova ″The Life of Lev Shestov″
  3. ^ Geidner, Chris (August 23, 2013). "Billionaire Backer Of Open Transgender Military Service Comes Out As Transgender". BuzzFeed. Retrieved August 23, 2013. 
  4. ^ "The 400 Richest Americans 2011". Retrieved 2011-10-23. 

Billionaire James Pritzker opens new chapter in her life as Jennifer Pritzker. First reported by Shia Kapos, columnist for Crain's Chicago Business. [1]

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