Pampered Chef Founded: 1980 Headquarters: Addison, IL Top Executive: Andrew Treanor, CEO Products: Cooking tools, cookware, seasoning blends Decades before busy schedules and technology lured us away from the dinner table, Doris Christopher knew how important it was for families to connect over a meal. She built a company around those connections, creating high-quality kitchen tools and…

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Every October, breast cancer awareness takes center stage as businesses around the world join survivors and their supporters to mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month. But this kind of national attention wasn’t always available or even considered appropriate. For generations, breast cancer was an unspoken condition, considered too personal to discuss on a national stage. That…

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Giving women the tools to create an inspired future. BEAUTY BRANDS HAVE long laid claim to empowering women through their products because great skin and flawless makeup can make us feel confident and powerful. But it takes much more than a bright lip and a bold brow to truly empower a woman. A BEAUTY LEGACY…

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Mark Pentecost is living proof that a coach will always be a coach, whether he’s on the court or leading an industry. His tenacious, “whole ’notha level” approach to leadership has already driven nearly 20 years of success at It Works!, the direct sales business he dreamed up with his wife Cindy in 2001. Today,…

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Active in 60 markets. Over 3 million Brand Partners. Appearing in the top 15 companies of our Global 100 for the last 10 years. Oriflame is a leader with eyes on a beautiful, sustainable future.  Over 50 years ago brothers Jonas and Robert af Jochnick and friend Bengt Hellsten launched Oriflame, a cosmetics company that…

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OPTAVIA is the running-on-all-cylinders-engine propelling its parent company. As the Medifast/OPTAVIA corporate team gathered on the iconic platform at the New York Stock Exchange to ring the market’s opening bell on March 2, 2020, they were ready to celebrate more than just exceptional growth. The team dedicated the bell ringing to the more than 30,000…

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ArbonneFounded: 1980Headquarters: Irvine, CATop Executive: Jean-David Schwartz, CEOProducts: Cosmetics, Skincare, Personal Care, Wellness Long before words like clean, natural or green were ever used to describe personal care products, Arbonne founder Petter Mørck was questioning the ingredients in skincare and driven to find safer alternatives. Today, the company he built over 40 years ago is…

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  Damsel in DefenseFounded: 2011Headquarters: Boise, IDTop Executive: Mindy Lin, CEOProducts: Self defense products and educational materials The invisible, slow healing wounds of sexual violence and domestic abuse often shape the way a woman sees herself, her future and the world around her. But what if that tragedy could be redeemed in some way? Or…

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  Green Compass GlobalFounded: 2019Headquarters: Wilmington, NCTop Executives: Sterling Cook, CEO, Meredith Cook, PresidentProducts: CBD Oil Products The sixth-generation farmers on the team at Green Compass Global know that it takes more than sun, rain and soil to grow a healthy harvest. It takes experience, resources and perseverance—but most of all, it takes family. Cannabidiol.…

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IDLIFE

IDLIFEFounded: 2013Headquarters: Frisco, TexasTop Executives: Logan Stout, CEO, Laura Brandt, President, and Mark Bennet, COO & General CounselProducts: Customized health and wellness products IDLife’s focus on the individual extends far beyond personalized nutrition. It applies to the company’s focus on impeccable customer service, a thriving internal culture and strong partnership with the sales team in…

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