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]

RankNameNet Worth
538Anthony Pritzker$3.1 billion
546J.B. Pritzker$3.1 billion
912John Pritzker$2 billion
551Thomas Pritzker$3.1 billion
756Penny Pritzker$2.4 billion
846Daniel Pritzker$2.1 billion
1022Jennifer N. Pritzker$1.8 billion
732Jean (Gigi) Pritzker$2.5 billion
422Karen Pritzker$3.8 billion
993Linda Pritzker$1.8 billion
1223Nicholas 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. 

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