New Canaan, Conn. -- Happy Birthday To New Canaan’s Lorenzo Borghese!
Lorenzo Borghese, who has owned a home in New Canaan, turns 44 on Thursday. The entrepreneur and television personality was born June 9, 1972, in Milan, Italy.
Borghese is the founder and president of Royal Treatment, a high-end bath, body and skin care line for pets, using organic ingredients and fragrance oils from Italy. He is a managing partner in LB2, LLC, a private label Italian cosmetics company that sells numerous brands to major department stores and direct retail outlets.
In 2011, he founded and became president of Animal Aid USA, a not-for-profit focusing on saving animals and changing laws to stop animal cruelty. He is executive vice president of Multimedia Exposure, Inc., a family-owned business that acts as an agency for various products for television shopping channels in the U.S. and Europe.
In the fall of 2006, Borghese starred in the ninth season of ABC's popular reality show The Bachelor. In 2010, he starred in the Dutch SBS6 show Coming to Holland: Prins Zoekt Vrouw as one of the three bachelor princes.
In December 2010, his first novel, The Princess of Nowhere published by Harper Collins, debuted. In January 2012, his housing search was featured on HGTV's Selling New York.
In August/September 2012, he appeared on the 10th season of Celebrity Big Brother UK and finished 7th.