Elisha Covey Biography
Winning at life, love and business may seem like a pipe dream until you find someone living the dream like it’s normal. Elisha Covey is one of the few people living this dream. She is a business running Covey Holding, an 8-figure investment company with an interest in construction, real estate, consumer products, and manufacturing. She is also a speaker and the host of The Girlfriends Show podcast which she runs with Zlata Sushchik. Becoming a multimillionaire and mother in her 30s, took alot of sacrifice and hard work as this article will narrate.
Elisha Covey Age, Family and Husband Charles Covey
She was born on 7th January 1986 in Texas. Elisha is the firstborn child born in a family of 5 children. Growing up, Elisha Covey confessed on an Instagram post that she was often ashamed of her Persian heritage. She would bleach and color her hair to blend in with other girls who had blonde hair. Now, in her adulthood, she has learned to appreciate where her ethnicity.
Although her father and mother divorced while she was a teenager, their short marriage created a desire in her to do family. In her 20s, Elisha got into a relationship, which turned out to be toxic. While pregnant, she found her husband with another woman on Mother’s Day. Elisha broke up with her ex and swore never to date.
Her thoughts about men changed when she met Charles Covey, a loving and kind man who also had an interest in business. Charles proposed to her marriage and business partnership. Although it seemed risky, Elisha moved to Dallas with Charles where they got married and started a business together. Their union has thrived and has now been blessed with two children.
Elisha Covey Entreprenruship Journey
Elisha’s journey into entrepreneurship started when she was 13 years old working as a waiter at Dunkins Donuts. Helping her mothers and providing what she earned to her sibling gave her joy to do more.
After school, she worked as a sales representative at AT&T for 5 years. With the experience she had as a sales expert, Elisha made a decision to chase her childhood dreams.
In 2010, she started her own company La Bella CupCakes birthed from her passion for baking. In one year time, the company had grown to 3 bakeries and a food truck. Although Elisha was succeeding as an entrepreneur, she felt the business limited her potential to grow to the level she desired.
The idea to go big came after meeting her husband who was also passionate about business. Charles proposed to him a risky idea that involved closing the bakeries, moving to Dallas, getting married, and starting a construction company together. The idea was risky but she took it nevertheless.
In 2017, they founded Nationa Fabco, a textile company, and Covey Holding, an investment company. For 4 years, they gave their all to see the business succeed and it did. They went from having nothing in the bank to having sales of $20 million in a year, hiring more than 100 people, and working with international companies like Balfour Beatyy, Turnet, and AECOM.
Elisha Covey Success and Influence
Seeing how great success had come her way, Elisha and her husband started sharing their journey with the public. Elisha created a website and Instagram profile to share her story and reach many people.
Her desire to connect with people having similar dreams got her invitations to speak at events and as guests in podcasts. She also started her own podcast, The Girl Friend Show where she speaks about matters relating mostly to women and mothers.
She has moved from just speaking about success in business but also success as a parent, wife, and business lady. Elisha has spoken about dating, relationships, boundaries, and mental transformation.
Elisha Covey Net Worth
Elisha Covey is living the dream of many Americans. She literally moved from having nothing in her bank to becoming a self-made multi-millionaire. Together with her husband, we can say that their net worth is $50 million. Other businesswomen like Cristyl Kimbrough and Shannae Ingleton Smith can echo her story.
When she is not working, Elisha loves spending time in the gym because she believes as one succeeds in their finances, their health should also be followed closely or ahead. She also loves giving back to the community.
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Speaker and Entrepreneur
Height: 5 feet and 7 inches
Weight: 123 lbs